With that wartime look still a popular one (and having been for a couple of years now), it makes to produce a book all about it. That book is Fashion on the Ration: Style in the Second World War by Julie Summers.
When you think of classic pieces of design, chances are that you're not thinking of a tray. But the Kaymet ribbed tray is something of a classic, and it's been given a bit of a makeover so it'll look great in a twenty-first century kitchen.
For some accessories with a real vintage look, check out the range of 1940s and 50s-inspired jewellery by Luxulite, available through Vivien of Holloway.
Here's a book perfect for retro style lovers who are handy with a pair of knitting needles or a crochet hook, Vintage Knit: 25 Knitting and Crochet Patterns Updated for Today by Marine Malak with Geraldine Warner.