Give your home some knit wit
Beat January doldrums with textile designer Melanie Porter’s bespoke knit furniture. Everything from one-off chairs, lamps and ottomans are available. Melanie finds frames of ordinary furniture, then hand-crochets and knits new upholstery. Ready-made pieces start from around £145, and customised possibilities are endless. Readers receive an exclusive 15per cent off bespoke pieces by quoting “Alison”. Visit melanieporter.co.uk, email [email protected]ter. co.uk or call 0777 094 1305. Offer ends February 14.