The 20th century was a rich and influential period of beautiful, innovative design and many classics from that era have influenced and inspired modern designers. Collectables: 20th-Century Classics features more than 90 of the most desirable and iconic pieces from the last century. Beautifully illus..
This is a fabulous collection of step-by-step designs for personalizing ready-made clothes with colourful, individual embellishments using simple embroidery, beading and applique, as well as some instant, no-sew ideas. The five chapters focus on different types of embellishments, including beads and..
Birhan Woldu became one of the most recognized faces and forms of the late 20th century after her skeletal image was broadcast at the end of Live Aid to publicize famine in Africa. Although Live Aid, led by musicians such as Bob Geldof and Bono, raised millions for famine relief, most people thought..
"A Foodie's Guide to London" is the must-have addition to every food lovers bookshelf. With its comprehensive low-down on the food shops, services and trends of the capital, and most importantly the 'food experiences', it will quickly become an indispensable handbook for anyone with culinary inclina..
Did you think embroidery was complicated, confined to flowers and a major undertaking? This cute, crazy and clever little book will dispel those myths and inspire you to take up a needle and thread even if it's for the first time ever. Fiona Goble is well qualified to write this book as she set hers..
Selecting only 50 races to be included in this book was a harder task than it might seem, as the multitude of international marathons has extended itself to almost every country and territory of the World. From the North Pole, Antarctica and the Sahara Desert to islands so small they struggle to lay..
Crochet is a traditional needlecraft that has truly stood the test of time - in recent years a whole new generation of young people have taken up this wonderfully versatile craft. Crochet is quick, easy-to-learn and can produce a whole range of different effects, from chunky textured fabric to delic..
This is a great new collection of ideas for craft projects to do with children aged between six and 12 in holidays and half terms, weekends and wet days. The book is for both girls and boys and covers three popular craft areas: Painting (flower pots); Papercraft (cardmaking, bookmaking, printing, st..