倫敦2016秋冬女裝周，兩人亦再次發揮織品創造力，再次以人的故事為出發，將毛海植入幾何針織圖紋，塑造女裝緊裹效果。這回的故事源頭則以兩人故鄉愛爾蘭尋根為起始點，將時序倒轉回1890年代，修女Agnes Morrogh-Bernard開設羊毛工坊，致力讓愛爾蘭梅奧郡Foxford地區居民擺脫貧困的故事，Catherine Teatum和Rob Jones找尋著當初工廠老照片，全轉成秋冬瑰麗織料來源。下一回織品研發又會訴說哪位人物故事，開始好奇了。««
»»As winner of International Woolmark Prize Womenswear, Teatum Jones is embracing their fifth anniversary since foundation. This season on London Fashion Week, this duo is capturing naturally much more attention under spotlight.
Co-founded by designer duo Catherine Teatum and Rob Jones, this brand has focus on textile and pattern which are always inspired from other’s stories. Before their debut on fashion world with collection 2011 S/S, they have already participated in Fashion Fringe New Talent competition in 2009.
From different school and different work, they met during the internship under John Richmond. They have always focus on textile and pattern. For their collection 2015 S/S, they are inspired from singer Nina Simone and tried to mixed denim or sequin in their textile to present another pattern. For the coming collection A/W, they developed accessory section and presented a capsule shoe collection with Air and Grace, which featured pony hair and leather.
Besides, they also worked with The Outnet, in which they sold their garment and pattern. For their competition in Woolmark Prize, they tried to present geometrical lace pattern with merino wool, which have been much appreciated by judges.
This season, they started from their hometown Iris and back to 1890s. With story about Agnes Morrogh-Bernard’s wool moulins, they interpreted picture by mohair knitting pattern. ««