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Portrait Revolution

Inspiration, Tips and Techniques for Creating Portraits from the Artists of Julia Kay's Portrait Party

Edited by Julia L. Kay

Portrait Revolution showcases 450 portraits by 200 artists, in a wide variety of media from oil painting to iPad art, watercolour to ballpoint, linocut to mosaic.

Colour Confident Stitching

How to Create Beautiful Colour Palettes

Choosing colours for a crafting project can be daunting and creating colour palettes is a design task in itself but textile designer Karen Barbé's explanations makes it a fun and enjoyable part of the process.

On the Fringe

A Life in Decorating

A unique combination of social history and style bible

Posh Dogs

Photographs by Country Life Magazine

From wolfhounds to dachshunds, working dogs to lapdogs, puppies to pensioners, Posh Dogs showcases dogs of all shapes and sizes, featuring them at home, at work and having fun in the timeless beauty of the British countryside. This is a must-have gift book for all dog lovers.

After the Fire

London Churches in the Age of Wren, Hooke, Hawksmoor and Gibbs

A glorious photographic survey of the London churches built in the sixty years after the Great Fire

Woburn Abbey

The Park and Gardens

By Keir Davidson By (photographer) Bridget Davey

A fascinating history of Woburn Abbey, the park and gardens

Meadows

At Great Dixter and Beyond

By Christopher Lloyd and Fergus Garrett By (photographer) Jonathan Buckley and Carol Casselden Other Great Dixter Charitable Trust

A reissue of Christopher Lloyd's classic book, with an extensive introduction by Fergus Garrett and stunning new photography

An Anthology of Mine

By (artist) Rex Whistler Afterword by Laurence Whistler Introduction and notes by Hugh Cecil and Mirabel Cecil

A stunning, clothbound boxed set containing a facsimile edition of the "little anthology" of favourite poems compiled and illustrated by Rex Whistler in 1923, with new material in a separate booklet

 

Osbert Lancaster's Cartoons, Columns and Curlicues

Including Pillar to Post, Homes Sweet Homes and Drayneflete Revealed

Illustrated throughout with the author's own black and white line drawings and diagrams

 

Maps

from the British Library

By British Library

Wrap your gifts in this beautiful wrapping paper featuring historic maps

At Home with the Soanes

Upstairs, Downstairs in 19th Century London

A fascinating glimpse of real life for a London family in the early 19th century

Herterton House And a New Country Garden

By Frank Lawley By (photographer) Val Corbett Foreword by Charles Quest-Ritson

The story of how an ancient house was brought back to life and a fitting garden created around it