Books about cane furniture

Whether you’re new to cane furniture or you’ve always enjoyed wickerware, here is where you can find some of the best books on this furniture type.

We’ve compiled this useful guide to fantastic rattan furniture books to help you in your hunt for the most in-depth resources:

Restoring Cane Furniture

  • The Complete Guide to Chair Caning

Find out everything you need to know about restoring cane, rush, splint, wicker and rattan furniture with this informative book.

  • Complete Book of Wicker and Cane Furniture Making

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to make your own cane and wicker furniture, take a read of this book.

Making Your Own Wicker Furniture

  • Chairmaking Simplified: 24 Projects Using Shop-made Jigs

Making your own furniture will be a doddle with this book, which provides you with 24 excellent projects to build your skills. Includes projects on wickerwork.

  • Making Bent Willow Furniture

Willow is one of the most interesting products for making furniture from, but the art of handcrafting furniture from this natural resource is dying out. Craft your own home furnishings by following the guides in this book.

  • How to Make Your Own Cane Furniture

Use this book to discover how to create your own cane furniture, including chairs, tables and chaise lounges.

Cleaning Rattan Furniture

  • How to Clean Just About Anything

If you want to know how to properly clean rattan furniture, follow the handy guide found in this book that can help you to get your home sparkling clean.

About Wicker Furniture

  • Wicker Design

Wicker design trends and styles can be incredibly interesting; read this book to find out more about them.

  • Classic Wicker Furniture

Wicker furniture has been popular for hundreds of years – find out more about the classic styles that influence the current ones with this book.

  • Wicker Basketry

Desser began as a wicker basket supplier. Discover the techniques and trends behind this interesting art by buying this guide.

  • Contemporary Wicker Basketry

Wicker basketry may be incredibly old, but it’s still practiced today. If you want to have a go at creating your own baskets, follow this book’s guides, projects, suggested techniques and inspirational designs.

  • Natural Baskets

You don’t necessarily need to have access to any hard-to-find resourced in order to create wicker baskets. Use this book to find the right materials in gardens, fields and woods in your local area.

  • How To Make Baskets

A simple book offering an easy-to-understand guide to making baskets with an assortment of materials.

About Rattan

  • The Nature and Culture of Rattan

Learn all about how rattan is produced, and how it supports numerous communities throughout the developing world with this interesting read.

  • The Biology of Vines

Rattan is a type of vine that grows in wooded areas, and which can also grow in floodwaters. Learn more about it and other vine varieties with ‘The Biology of Vines’.

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