I have fond memories of this book accompanying my on a daily commute some years back. If you haven’t yet had the pleasure, England’s Dreaming by Jon Savage has been updated and reissued as a Faber Modern Classic.
The word ‘Scandinavian’ is regularly seen and used on this site and for good reason. Scandinavian design is so effortlessly cool and stylish. If you want to know just why, you might want to invest in Scandinavian Home: A Comprehensive Guide to Mid-Century Modern Scandinavian Designers by Elizabeth Wilhide.
If you've got an eye for interesting architecture, you've probably browsed The Modern House property site at some point over the last ten years. To celebrate their anniversary, they've recently released a The Modern House book.
Another book that has missed the cut for Christmas, but you might want to treat yourself in the new year to Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book: A Modern Guide to Sewing Fabulous Vintage Styles by Gretchen Hirsch.