A collection of contrasts and attitude, at first glance it appears slightly tough, slightly edgy, however look a little deeper and you'll find that the pieces are true classics and have a soft feminine side. In a story where delicate fabrics of satin and lace work alongside boyish plaid and sturdy biker boots, expect the unexpected.
Sarah Hatton and Martin Storey bring you a collection of 21 stylish knits for men and women. Sarah's 11 women's high-fashion knits include a sloppy joe, aran coat and twisted cable sweater. Martin's 11 stylish designs for men include a textured sweater, neat tailored jacket and herringbone cardigan.
This book, the 15th in Rowan’s very successful patchwork and quilting series, picks up on the popularity of Downton Abbey! Shot in the stately home of Port Eliot in Cornwall, this scintillating collection of quilts showcases the latest Kaffe Fassett Collection fabrics from Westminster Fibers.
Kaffe leads, as usual, his team of master quilt designers, producing some truly stunning new quilts. Brilliant photography by Debbie Patterson and with clear and accurate quilt instructions by Pauline Smith and Ruth Eglinton, this book is going to be a sure-fire winner with all enthusiastic quiltmakers. It features 20 quilt designs: by Kaffe himself, Liza Prior Lucy, Brandon Mably, Pauline Smith, Roberta Horton, Mary Mashuta, Corienne Kramer and Sally Davis.
In celebration of the female from a collection that is pretty but not too polished, feminine not fussy, timeless never dull, traditional tweeds keep it classic, quirky patterns offer individuality, while the softest fabrics will leave you in angora haze!
Debbie Abrahams and Jane Crowfoot use a range of beautiful yarns, combining knitting and crochet, stitch and technique to bring together a creative and inspiring collection of 24 projects for the home.
Simply chic. This season less is most definitely more. White worn in clean classic lines provides understated cool, whilst black offers a graphic contrast. The key is to stay sharp yet sophisticated, get in the spirit!
Inspired by the fashions of the 20th century, these twenty knit and crochet projects are split into three classic themes: Two Tone Chic, Folk Tales and Time for Tea. Lampshade covers and pillowcases evoke the drama of Art Deco shapes, floor cushions display the colour and simplicity of Russian Folk Art and doilies and sofa cushions reflect the 'Make Do and Mend' era.
The fourth book in the Sarah Hatton Knits series sees 10 simple projects for precious little people and new arrivals. Using Sarah's favourite winter yarns, designs range from gorgeous cardigans to simple hats and bootees along with two blankets perfect for keeping you little one warm and toasty.
Now in his seventies, Fassett continues to produce new work and to travel worldwide to explore, teach and lecture. In this intimate lavishly illustrated autobiography, he shares rich, detailed stories, many never told before, about his lifelong creative journey and the people, places, and things that have impressed him along the way.
Stunning colour combinations breathe new life into traditional colourwork patterns, along with some great cables, in this beautiful collection of designs from Martin Storey. With twenty four brilliantly colourful projects - jackets, sweaters, cardigans, a short coat, a waistcoat and a poncho, as well as two throws, a cushion and a range of accessories.