New Zealand Pattern Makers

Ethical. Slow Fashion. Living Wage. Made in NZ.

We're a fashion studio specialising in Pattern making, Samples and Production.

Established in 2015 by Iona Woolgrove, we call some of New Zealand's best Fashion designers our clients, and friends.

We're inspired by fabrics and work instinctively, turning your intricate designs into wearable fashion. — Iona Woolgrove


We work across the width & breadth of New Zealand from the far North to the Deep South. We cover each major city in New Zealand, including :

We encourage your dreams

We encourage new inquiries and look forward to helping you with your vision and passion to succeed.

Fashion design is a tough business, we make no bones about that, but with our help and experience, we'll do everything we can to help you on your journey. We will promote and encourage you, right here!


The team has decades of combined experience in the fashion business. Our matriarch, Iona Woolgrove has taught fashion at university, and is a specialist in several types of apparel. If you choose to work with us, you're in great hands.


Our connections run wide and deep throughout the New Zealand fashion scene and if we can't do something we know somebody who can.

We employ an extended number of super-talented people to help us out.

So get in touch today! What's stopping you?!?

he aha te mea nui o te ao? Māku e kī atu, he tangata, he tangata, he tangata — What is the most important thing in this world? It is people, it is people, it is people.

Pattern Making



100% Made in New Zealand