beading bible

The Beading Bible

The Beading Bible: An indispensable guide to beads and beading techniques, presenting essential beading know-how together with a wide range of inspirational projects, tips and ideas.

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Creating a Cat Coaster from T-Shirt Yarn

Emma Friedlander-Collins & Christine Leech, authors of the Zero Waste Series have created this fantastic tutorial for you to create an incredible Cat Coaster from an old t-shirt! What you need to create this cat coaster:  An old t-shirt (or a couple if you’d like to use different colours in the end result) A pair […]

Behind the Books – James Woollam

Welcome back to our next edition of “Behind the Books”, where you can meet the team here at David & Charles, and get to know the people that help make our books. Next in this series, is our Managing Director, Mr James Woollam! 1.      Tell us a little bit about yourself and your role at David […]

Behind the Books at David and Charles

Behind the Books – Ame Verso

Behind the Books at David & Charles…We wanted to introduce you to the talented team that create the books our customers have come to know and love – we think they’re fantastic (but of course we’re biased) so we thought we’d share a little bit about them, so you can see how brilliant they are […]

Hello Hexie Book by Sarah Shrimpton

Hello Hexie

See granny hexagons in a whole new light with this inspired collection of modern crochet patterns. 

Hexagons are quick and easy to make and can be combined in a myriad of ways to create a huge range of projects – from garments and accessories to home décor and even toys.
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Christmas donation to the WONDER Foundation 2020

We have already pledged to donate any affiliate fees we earn from to the WONDER Foundation. This year we have rounded up that donation to £250 and have made this donation in place of sending any company Christmas cards. Bookshop.Org primarily allows for independent booksellers to generate an income from online sales. Publishers and authors […]

Zero Waste: Kitchen

Zero Waste: Kitchen

Zero Waste: Kitchen. The second in the Zero Waste series. Turn your kitchen into a waste-free zone with these crafty solutions for everything from ‘unpaper’ towels to citrus antibacterial wipes and handmade dishcloths