London's craft workshops

Handmade homeware by independent designer-makers often cost less than their mass-produced equivalents. We take a look at the best craft fairs in London in the run-up to Christmas

Piers of the realm

A new pier at Vauxhall will give homeowners a river taxi to work from their very posh Thames-side pads

The live-work home revolution

With 40 per cent of businesses now operating from home, architects and planners are creating cutting-edge designs for the new live-work community

Deptford's £700 million makeover

Deptford - declared London’s “unpolished diamond” by an admiring New York Times - is about to turn shabby into chic with 3,500 new riverside homes