TIME TO SAY GOODBYE...
We've decided it's time to say goodbye to a number of products in the Jo Hill homewares range. They've all been really popular and we're so grateful for your orders, but it's time to make room for new things now! We're proud to say that everything in the range of…
HOW THE SEWING MACHINE TRANSFORMED WOMEN'S LIVES
Have you been listening to the excellent BBC radio series 50 Things That Made The Modern Economy? One of the episodes explores the way in which the invention of the sewing machine helped to improve the lives of women in the 19th century. Previously, seamstresses would be spending very long days…
Earlier this year, we were approached by television shopping channel Sewing Quarter to design and create an exclusive range of sewing kits for them to sell. The kits were to be launched on air on 1st December 2019 and Jo was to be a guest presenter, demonstrating her technique of free…
You might have noticed it's Black Friday... It's hard not to! Every year it seems to be a competition between retailers to offer the biggest discounts and the best 'savings', however as a very small business there's no way we can compete with the Big Guys. So instead of offering…
CHRISTMAS DELIVERY 2019
If you've seen something on the website which you think would be the perfect Christmas gift for someone in your life, we would be delighted if you wanted to place an order with us. There are just the two of us who run Jo Hill Textiles and so at busy…
PRESS RELEASE: TEXTILE DESIGNER JO HILL TO OPEN STUDIO DOORS THIS DECEMBER
Saturday 7th December, 10am-2pm. Sunday 8th December 11am-2pm.
Pine Ridge, Whitgreave, ST18 9SP
A LOOK BACK AT SUMMER EVENTS
We had a lovely summer, getting out and about around the country at various different events. Here's a round up of where we went, what was popular and our thoughts on each festival.
SCARLETT'S WORK EXPERIENCE JOURNEY
We are lucky enough to be contacted by students from the local area who want to come and work with us as part of their studies. They are interested in learning more about the running of a small business, how Jo creates her designs and generally getting a feel for what life is like running Jo Hill Textiles.
SUMMER OPEN STUDIO
An open invitation to come and see where the stitching magic happens!Jo will be opening her home and studio on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May. We'll be launching three new designs at the weekend so come and be the first to see them! There'll also be workshops and sewing…
MOTHER'S DAY GIFT IDEAS
Treat the mum in your life to something special, unique and made in Britain! Mother's Day 2019 is on Sunday 31st March. Don't forget that we offer free UK postage with all orders over £50 - no code needed.Here are our top picks for Mother's Day this year:1. Cosmetic bags…