Dolly’s is an inclusive and creative environment based in Warrington Town Centre. Dolly’s Opened its door 7th February 2015, and is growing from strength to strength.
Named after the owner Linsey’s beloved 1972 VW Beetle that funded the venture.
Linsey Williams decided to “risk it all” 2 weeks before her 40th Birthday and follow her dream. Formally a hairdresser and avid dressmaker and all round creative sort. She wanted to change the way people thought about clothes and recycling. More importantly fast fashion and keeping items out of landfall.The ethos of the shop is “Make More, Spend Less” With recycling, making garments that last and giving handmade gifts at the heart it.
Linsey is a passionate “Craftivist” (think activist and craft) and has arranged peaceful demonstrations urging M&S to set the standard and pay a living wage, and customers of large coffee chains to take their own reusable cup.
Dolly’s often have guest creatives to take classes and give demonstrations. If there is something you would like to learn how to do or just a night out with the girls. Drop us a line, you’ll be surprised at what we can do.
In 2017 & 2018 Dolly’s won highly recommended and best Haberdashery in the North of England. in the Sew awards ( the sewing oscars.