More Crochet Iconic Women: New Book Featuring 15 Amigurumi Doll Designs of Iconic Women Who Changed the World

Crochet enthusiasts rejoice! On March 2023, Carla Mitrani will be releasing her newest book, “More Crochet Iconic Women“. This book features 15 amigurumi crochet dolls of iconic women who have made a positive impact on the world. It’s the perfect resource for anyone looking to bring these inspiring figures to life through crochet dolls. Whether […]

Interview with Clare Gogerty | The Magic of Seeds

Tell us a little bit about yourself?   After years of editing magazines in London, I decamped to a smallholding in Herefordshire where I write books and magazine features surrounded by vegetables and chickens. Previous books include ‘The Witch’s Yearbook: spells, stones, tools and rituals for a year of modern magic’, which was also published by […]

December Giveaway Competition #DANDCBOOKS

Want to win 5 David & Charles Books of your choice!? Well here is your chance! For December 2022, we’re running a giveaway to give you a chance to start 2023 with a bundle of books you know you’ll love! The competition is simple, to enter: Share your review of any one of our books […]

RSN Self-Paced Video Online Courses | Black Friday Deals

Learn online with The Royal School of Needlework this winter! The Royal School of Needlework (RSN) is the international centre of excellence for the art of hand embroidery, offering a range of courses for beginners through to advanced. Steeped in history with unrivaled expertise in the techniques of hand embroidery, the RSN has taken this […]

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Crochet You | Bonus Project!

“Crochet You!” is the debut book from crochet designer, Nathalie Amiel, and features a wide range of patterns for amigurumi dolls and any accessory they may need. The book, which was published this month is led by representation and inclusivity. Representation matters when it comes to dolls for children – every child should be able […]

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Interview with Rachel Duffy | Creative Makeup

For the release of Creative Makeup – debut book from Rachel Duffy, we sat down to talk all things creative and make-up related! Check out what Rachel had to say… Tell us a little bit about yourself? I’m a 34-year-old artist, educator, and mother hailing from Liverpool. As a mythology and art obsessive, I have […]

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Introduction to Aromatherapy with Ellen Rowland and Kew Gardens

Join workshop leader and aromatherapist Ellen Rowland as she looks at how aromas can affect us, both physically and emotionally, and shows you how to create your own aromatherapy preparations. Follow along with over 60 minutes of information and step-by-step instructions split into easily digestible lessons, and you will discover:   A little of the history […]