Want something a bit classier than the usual picnic plates? It's worth checking out the reissued Blues melamine range from Opto Design, originally designed by Stig Lindberg.
For some tableware that wouldn't look out of place in the cooler kind of 1950s home, check out the Esmeralda dining range from Habitat.
For a very collectible contemporary design with a 1950s twist, take a look at the Fish ceramics, designed by Carly Dodsley for English Eccentrix.
Home Slice aim to celebrate "overlooked everyday Britishness". These chippy plates celebrate one of Britain finest everyday culinary traditions: fish and chips.
English Eccentrix is a range by Royal Stafford that has the aim of bringing a new generation of designers to market. That range includes some cool pieces by Carly Dodsley that definitely display a retro influence.