Nicki Trench is a bestselling author, crafter, and vegetable grower. She teaches, lectures, and writes features on sewing, knitting, crochet, cake decorating, and hen keeping. Her books include Cute and Easy Little Knits, Hygge Knits, Crocheted Animal Hats, Crochet Basics, Cute & Easy Crochet (over 125,000 copies sold), and Cute and Easy Crochet with Flowers, all published by CICO Books. Visit her website at www.nickitrench.com. Nicki is based in Lewes, East Sussex.