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Knitted Wild Animal Friends: Out Now!

Knitted Wild Animal Friends is now available! To celebrate this amazing new book from Louise Crowther, we’re giving you the chance to knit up Theo the Lion! This roar-some pattern will take you on a wild journey and once you’ve made Theo you’ll be able to knit up his super cute outfit too because even lions […]

Call for Submissions: David and Charles Practical Art Books

We are opening a submissions window between 1st April and 30th May for new practical art books. This is an exciting opportunity for both emerging and established artists who love to teach their techniques step by step. Speaking of the opportunity Publishing Director Ame Verso said: “David and Charles has a long history of publishing some of […]

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Independent Publishing Awards 2022 – Shortlisted!

We’re incredibly pleased to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for not one, but two awards at the Independent Publishing Awards 2022. We were fortunate enough to have won Specialist Consumer Publisher of the Year in 2021, and this year, we’ve been shortlisted for: Specialist Consumer Publisher of the Year – the judges for this award […]

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Tips and Techniques from Paint with Thread

We gathered some of the most useful tips and techniques from Paint with Thread, to help you get a feel for the book and all the amazing projects you will find in it. Paint with Thread is the culmination of all of Emillie’s skills and years of experience in this wonderful, meditative art form. Each design […]

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Kawaii Crochet Garden; Blooming brilliant amigurumi plants

‘Kawaii’ is a Japanese word that describes something as cute, adorable, and just utterly lovable. This couldn’t be truer for Melissa Bradley’s ‘Kawaii Crochet Garden’ which features a collection of 40 super cute amigurumi patterns! After all, who wouldn’t want the chance to cultivate their own colourful world of crochet flowers, plants, and garden creatures? […]

100 Crochet Tiles: A Sneak Peek at the Tiles

100 Crochet Tiles is one of our latest books and it features a wide range of crochet patterns and charts from a number of different, talented crochet designers. We wanted to give you a sneak peek at the tiles and inspire you to create your own beautiful decorative ceramic tiles. 100 Crochet Tiles features some […]

Kristin Carter author of Tapestry Weaving for beginners and beyond

Meet the Author of Tapestry Weaving : Kristin Carter

We had the chance to meet the author of Tapestry Weaving for Beginners and Beyond, Kristin Carter and we talked all about her passion for weaving, how she started and of course what was her inspiration behind the book.     Tell us a little bit about yourself? I am a self-taught weaver from Australia […]

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See Emma Congdon’s latest designs at The Stitch Festival

Emma Congdon, designer of the “Cross Stitch for” series is appearing at The Stitch Festival (3-6th March 2022) and showing you her latest and greatest designs! From the upcoming title, “Cross Stitch for the Heart” Emma will show you a range of cross stitch designs that are packed full of love! The “Cross Stitch for” […]

Meet the author of Tilda's Toy Box Tone Finnanger

Meet The Author of the Tilda Collection: Tone Finnanger

  Tone Finnanger is the founder and sole designer of the internationally recognized Tilda brand, which she started in 1999 at the age of 25. Tone grew up in Oslo, the capital of Norway, and now lives and works on a small island in the Oslofjord. Her education is in classical printing and graphic design. […]