Layout 1With a background in journalism it has been a natural progression to be commissioned to write books and features for the lifestyle and craft industry. Nicki’s first published book was The Cool Girl’s Guide to Knitting, launched in 2006.

Her main publisher is Cico Books and she also written booklets for Designer Yarns; written and designed for Collins & Brown and Parragon; edited a set of craft books for Octopus Publishing and her designs feature in many compilation books, including Mollie Makes and Loop.


Nicki’s latest book is ‘Crochet Basics’ (published by Cico Books, Oct 2014)

Topics also include homemaking subjects ranging from crochet and knitting to hen keeping, vegetable growing and cooking. Books are sold all over the world and many of them translated into different languages.

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Many books are bestsellers and the most popular book is Cute & Easy Crochet, which has sold over 150,000 copies. Previous titles include:

Fairisle & Nordic Knits Hooked on Noro Cute & Easy Crochet with Flowers
How to Sew Super-Cute Crochet 201 Knitting Motifs, Blocks, Projects & Ideas
Crochet Living A Passion for Quilting Cute & Easy Crocheted Baby Clothes
Cute & Easy Crochet Sweet Temptation A Guide to Knitting & Crochet
Geek Chic Crochet Super Scary Crochet The Cool Girl’s Guide to Knitting
Creating Your Garden Farm Homemade Gifts The Cool Girl’s Guide to Crochet

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