About Us

Sherlock Holmes Sewing Machines at Boondall is a much loved family owned and operated business and is an authorised retailer of brand new Brother, Janome, Elna and Juki sewing machines overlockers and embroidery machines. We also sell an extensive range of second hand sewing machines, haberdashery, parts, Horn Sewing Furniture, and quilting needs including fabrics.

Second hand machines serviced include Janome, Brother, Elna, Juki, Bernina,Semco, Husqvarna, Lemair, Pfaff, Singer and many more.

With 2 on-site, fully brand authenticated, factory trained technicians to take care of your much loved sewing machines, overlockers and embroidery machines. Quality repair prices start from $44 but bring your machine in for a free quote in store.

We have been in business on the peninsular area Kippa Ring, Sandgate, Boondall and also previously at Stafford since 1958 and as we have a retail store front, you know that you have a guaranteed business to come to at anytime.

We also offer sewing, computer and software classes (sewing related) with Alana and Heather. These classes range from basic sewing to quilting.

Our technicians are Peter Holmes and son Jaydan Holmes who is a third generation technician. Peters dad Derek Holmes, was a Singer technician in the UK and passed his high standard of knowledge and skills down to his son Peter and Peter subsequently to Jaydan.

All of our servicing is guaranteed by our technicians who are regularly undergoing factory training, and service ALL brands including Janome, Brother, Juki, Elna, Husqvarna, Pfaff, Bernina, Singer, Semco, Simplicity, Toyota, Bernette, Lumina, Sterling, pinnock, Universal, Vintage Sewing Machines and all other brands . Ongoing factory training is only given to authorised brand retailers, which will give you peace of mind that our staff are trained up to the minute, with the latest technology and authentic parts to keep your machines in their best condition.

If a machine is serviced by a non authorised technician or non authentic parts are used, this will void your warranty so you will also be assured that to be a registered and reputable brand new sales and service centre, we have to uphold an extremely high level of expertise and repeat training in our staff.

Sherlock Holmes is extremely well known in the Brisbane area having originally had shops in Stafford, Sandgate, Kippa-Ring, Redcliffe and Virginia. We sell machines and service into areas such as Morayfield, Bribie Island, Boondall, Aspley, Bracken Ridge, Ascot, Geebung, Redcliffe, Woodford, Albany Creek and many other areas.

Please note that we are not affiliated with any other businesses using our name, logos, in their advertising unless authorised by Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock Holmes is a Janome, Brother, Elna and Juki registered, authorised and approved repair centre and does not operate anywhere else but at 2337 Sandgate Road Boondall.

Our friendly team will provide impeccable service, individual to you. Contact us on (07) 3855 8505 or come in-store to 2337 Sandgate Road Boondall Queensland to find out more.