I hope you are keeping safe and well in these unprecedented times. This is a quick update on life here at Jo Hill Textiles HQ.Website ordersAll website orders will be processed and sent as normal, although instead of sending orders every day, I'll be posting out twice a week in…
BE INSPIRED: CREATIVE CUSTOMERS!
Earlier this year, we asked our lovely customers for photos of their Jo Hill items in their forever homes. We had such a fantastic response that we decided to separate the posts into two. The first one shows homewares and original textiles made by Jo, and this post focusses on the…
MOTHER'S DAY GIFT IDEAS
Mother's Day is on Sunday 22nd March in the UK this year (and Sunday 10th May in the USA). Treat the mum in your life to something special, unique and made in Britain! Choose from gifts for the home such as cushions, tableware and unique lampshades. Or if your mum is…
BEST SEWING MACHINES FOR FREE MOTION EMBROIDERY
One of the questions I get asked at every workshop I teach is, "Which sewing machine should I buy for free motion embroidery?", so I've put together this short guide on sewing machines.In the interest of transparency, none of these links are affiliate links, nor am I receiving any payment…
FREE POSTAGE FEB
Take advantage of free delivery throughout February across the whole range on this website.Enter the code FEB at checkout. Free shipping applies to all UK orders and also small international parcels. So why not treat yourself!
JO HILL DESIGNS IN THEIR FOREVER HOMES
Earlier this month, we asked our lovely customers for photos of their Jo Hill items in their forever homes. The response was wonderful and we've really enjoyed looking at how customers have displayed their homewares. It's so nice to receive lots of appreciative comments, too. Have a look through and…
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…