Whether you live in a stylish penthouse or a country family home, these are the best coffee-table books that will not only look great in your pad but you’ll actually want to read, too.
Just as much a home decor asset that look great on Instagram as they are quality reading material, coffee-table books speak volumes about the tastes of their owner. Thoughtful, unique, and best of all beautiful, they have long been a housing staple with their pages to be explored and their covers to add colour and character to a room. That’s why we’ve rounded up the best coffee-table books that will not only look great in your pad, but that you’ll actually want to read too. You’re welcome.
The Missoni Family Cookbook
Francesco Missoni (son to Missoni’s creative director) has swapped fashion for food with his family cookbook dedicated to home-styled Italian favourites. But don’t just expect mouthwatering family recipes, inside this vibrant cookbook you’ll find personal photos from the Missoni family albums, too.
Designed By Apple In California
Chronicling 20 years of Apple Design, Designed By Apple In California is a visual history spanning iMac to Apple Pencil. Complete with descriptions of innovative materials and techniques, the coffee-table book took more than eight years to create. A true tribute to Apple’s meticulous design.
Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse: The Ultimate History Hardcover Book
Celebrating 90 years of Mickey Mouse, this is one of the most expansive illustrated publications in the Disney universe. Inside the hefty biography you’ll find the likes of behind-the-scene shots, rare animation art and vintage Mickey Mouse comics covering everything from first sketches to unseen projects.
In honour of the label’s 120th anniversary, LVMH-owned luggage brand Rimowa has released a self-titled coffee-table book recounting the history of the established label and the people behind it. Celebrating 120 years of the functional and practical luxury brand, the book delves into the story and people behind it as well as their innovative designs and collaborations with the likes of Supreme and Fendi. Stylish indeed.
Eat Drink Nap
Renowned for creating relaxing and stylish spaces, Soho House’s spirit has been captured in a book. Packed with interior design tips, recipes, a foreword from founder Nick Jones and more, the contemporary living guide Eat, Drink, Nap shows you how to bring a sense of Soho House to your home