100 years ago, the wonderful and simple Johnston typeface was created for the London Underground. If you want this timeless design in your home (or workplace) as well as your commute, that’s possible courtesy of these Johnston Typeface mugs at the London Transport Museum Shop. Read more
These retro Polish mugs from Theo Theo certainly make a change from all the Scandinavian style that's so popular at the moment – they're inspired by eastern European design from the 1960s, 70s and 80s.
Witty, stylish and now with more than a touch of nostalgia attached, Books! – written by Murray McCain and John Alcorn and originally published in 1962 – has now been reissued. Though technically for kids, it's likely that grown-ups will get the same, if not more, pleasure from it too.