A Bit About Us

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Jolly Stitcher is an independently run company in Fareham, Hampshire, offering a wide variety of sewing, knitting, crochet, craft and textile workshops for all ages and abilities.

Classes range from beginners sewing, crochet basics, screen printing, quilting, machine embroidery and knitting to name but a few.

We pride ourselves in our range of 100% cotton fabrics, yarns, and haberdashery from our wide variety of leading suppliers (available in store).

Founded by Marilyn and Les Dancy in 2011, the reigns have now been passed over to Linda (Lynn) Onions, a textile artist and teacher who has been part of Jolly Stitcher for many years.

spindles of thread
spindles of thread

Where are we?

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Jolly Stitcher is located in Unit 13, Fareham Enterprise Centre, PO14 1TH. This is just off Newgate Lane behind Sparshatts Fareham.

Our What Three Words location is: ///pizzas.dusty.freezers

This 3 word address refers to an exact 3m x 3m location. Tap the link or enter the 3 words into the free what3words app to find us.

Meet The Team

MEET SOME OF OUR IN HOUSE AND GUEST INSTRUCTORS.

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Linda Onions - Tutor and Owner

LINDA ONIONS
Owner and Tutor

Alison Hulme - Tutor and Artist

ALISON HULME
Designer and Tutor

Lynne Friel - Tutor and Artist

LYNNE FRIEL
Artist and Tutor

Our Workshops

We offer a variety of workshops throughout the year for a wide range of disciplines and skill levels.

Our complimentary groups such as “Knit & Natter” and “Chat & Crochet” encourage you to come in and continue with your projects and mix with like minded people over a cuppa whilst carrying on with your creations.

We pride ourselves in our large selection of tutor lead workshops which run as one off’s through to 10 week long courses taking you through such topics as sock knitting, beginner’s crochet, dress making, quilting, and more.

Our Workshops