Jon Holloway founded Garden Trading in The Old Brewery in Burford in 1994, after spending 10 years designing and developing products for some of the leading Retailers at the time including: John Lewis, Habitat, Habitat France, Conran, Boots, Heal’s, Next Interiors.

Always ethically aware, he strives to use responsibly sourced materials from within the EU where possible and only from factories that the he has physically visited and audited. His products are built to stand the test of time.

The aim of Garden Trading is to not follow in the footsteps of the throw-away society of modern times, and instead to sell attractive, quality, everyday useful items that are made to a high standard and will stand the test of time. You won't find any plastic at Garden Trading - they strive to make their products using responsibly-sourced materials, within the EU wherever possible and from ethically-responsible manufacturers. They want to create a brand that customers will keep returning to buy their practical yet stylish products.