Meet the Team

Peter Holmes

Peter is our chief Sewing Machine Technician with 45 years experience in the industry, as well as the owner of  Sherlock Holmes Sewing Centre. He keeps up to date factory training on new sewing machines and overlockers, so he knows how best to repair your machine. Peter has also been a co-visionary with his wife Sheree in bringing Sherlock Holmes and their superior products and service back to you.

Sheree Holmes

Sheree is the wife of Peter, and is the Business, Sales and Marketing Manager. She retains a broad knowledge of the products and services we offer and keeps the business up to date, and capable of fulfilling the unique needs for each individual.

Eleisha Holmes

Eleisha is our Administration Manager, and Sales Assistant. She helps to keep all aspects of Sherlock Holmes working like clockwork alongside the Retail Manager and the Business, Sales, and Marketing Managers. She works mainly behind the scenes, helping with accounts and inventories of our products.

Jaydan Holmes

Jaydan is a Sewing Machine Technician, trained under Peter, to add to the face of Sherlock Holmes. Together with Peter, they aim to provide impeccable service, quality repairs to all machines and provide you with fantastic advice catered specifically to your needs.

Kristie Holmes

Kristie is the Trainee Retail Manager for Sherlock Holmes. She is the vibrancy and personality of our store and her love for the industry is part of why our service is so unique.


Alana is our awesome sewing and quilting teacher and has been a real find for our store. Book in for a lesson with Alana with her many years of sewing expertise and experience to assist you.


Heather is our Embird (embroidery software) teacher and guru of all things embroidery machine related. With many many years extensive knowledge in all brands of Embroidery machines, she can help in basically any area.  Call today to book in a lesson with Heather.

Together as a team, and as a family, we provide an unbeatable service. We look forward to seeing you at Sherlock Holmes Sewing Machines on (07) 3865 8505.