Jaques played a key role in the creation, rulemaking and popularisation of the game of croquet in the 1800s. 220 years later, and Jaques of London continue to provide our distinguished croquet sets to keen lawn players around the world.
With its foundations on French shores, croquet became one of Europe’s most beloved family games. In years past, it has become a common staple of holiday memories, with croquet‘s simple rules making it perfect for players of all ages.
Of course, British shores play home to Jaques own take on croquet, as originated in 1857. Today, the same handmade skills are utilised by our crafting artisans, producing both beginner and luxury sets, with the same high attention to detail.
So, whether introducing croquet to children, or partaking in a leisurely pursuit of the highest esteem, Jaques of London is the true home of croquet.