Crafts and books are a match made in heaven – here are ten of the best new craft books.
We’re used to challenging the stereotypical image of knitters as fuddy-duddy grannies. The reality is that knitting has never been more fashionable, and although the long-acknowledged global queen of catwalk knitwear may now be a 78-year-old grandmother, she is one of the most glamorous women in the world…
Do you wish you could make ceramics or jewellery, do you need to brush up on your knitting or dressmaking skills, or would you love to try something really different like glass-blowing, scrap-booking or traditional rural crafts?
Author photographs: Nina Hollington ThemeShopy