Lepidopterists will delight in these butterfly domes by Alex MacArthur

Buying antiques is a great way of furnishing with minimal impact on the environment. And if you're always on the look-out for fascinating one-off pieces, don't miss the Decorative Antiques & Textile Fairs in London's Battersea.

This year marks the centenary of the celebrated textile designer's birth and among many events the mark the occasion is an exhibition of her work in Manchester

Work by photographer Phil McMenemy

One of Scotland's top visual arts and craft open-studio events takes place at the end of May. See work by more than 90 talented designer-makers, who include textile designers, glassblowers, metalworkers, ceramicists and painters

model maker Timothy Richards' work is renowned

Architectural model maker Timothy Richards exhibits his work at No 1 Royal Crescent Museum as part of the celebrations of one of Britain's most recognisable and beautiful streets