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Most popular Furniture design books

The most popular Furniture design books currently available. Updated weekly.
House of Glam: Lush Interiors and Design Extravaganza
Pallet Wood Projects for Outdoor Spaces: 35 Contemporary Projects for Garden Furniture & Accessories
Create cool and contemporary garden furniture and accessories with 35 simple projects using pallet wood.
1000 Chairs. Updated version
Sit back, relax, and survey some of the most iconic chairs in history. A must for design addicts and collectors alike, this dependable compendium presents each chair alongside essential information about the designer and their work, from Alvar Aalto to Eva Zeisel, from Art Nouveau to International Style. This recently refurbished edition...
Industrial Design A-Z
From cameras to kitchenware, Lego to Lamborghini, follow the makers and shapers of industrial design in Industrial Design A-Z. This revised and updated edition covers the individual designers, the global businesses, and above all the genius products that have synthesized form and function to transform our daily lives.
Vases: 250 state-of-the-art designs
This essential sourcebook showcases the unprecedented scope and quality of today's state-of-the-art vases.
Danish Lights - 1920 to Now: 100 Stories about Danish Lamp Design
Furnitecture: Furniture That Transforms Space
As the definition of designer expands and architects today create everything from jewelry to urban masterplans, a new wave of objects ranging from furniture to small-scale architectural inventions is transforming our interior spaces. This book offers examples of this new design typology, by renowned architects and designers from around the globe.
Life and Work of Thomas Chippendale Junior
Beautifully illustrated catalogue brings Thomas Chippendale Junior out of the shadow of his father
100 Midcentury Chairs: and their stories
A stylish and informative guide to the Midcentury Modern chair design. Get to know the designers and find out about the controversies and intrigue that accompanied these figures. With a `chair timeline', including the very best of European, Scandinavian, American and Japanese design, it's the perfect book for enthusiasts and design junkies alike.
New Wave Clay: Ceramic Design, Art and Architecture
This book is a survey of eighty international ceramicists who bridge the worlds of product design, interiors, fine art, and luxury craftsmanship.
Shiro Kuramata
First ever monograph on highly influential Japanese designer Shiro Kuramata.
World of Charles and Ray Eames
A wide-ranging survey of the work and legacy of the pioneering design duo.
Spectrum: Heritage Patterns and Colours
A visual analysis of the colours used in furnishing fabrics and wallpapers from the 15th century to now, providing inspiration for designers.
Rise of Everyday Design: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain and America
A fresh look at the Arts and Crafts Movement, charting its origins in reformist ideals, its engagement with commercial culture, and its ultimate place in everyday households
Creative Design For Home
Ernest Gimson: Arts & Crafts Designer and Architect
An authoritative and insightful study, surveying the life and work of "the greatest of the English artist-craftsmen"
Finn Juhl: Life, Work, World
The first-ever comprehensive monograph on one of Denmark's most influential Modernist design pioneers
Upcyclist: Reclaimed and Remade Furniture, Lighting and Interiors
Upcycling goes upscale in this beautiful, elegant and global collection that showcases what today's designers are creating out of yesterday's materials.
Meet modernist trailblazer Josef Hoffmann, a pivotal character in European aesthetics who pioneered the Viennese Secession and the Wiener Werkstatte. The Austrian mastermind introduced a brave, new minimalism that continues to inspire architecture and design to this day, from monochrome interior schemes to the cutlery on our table.
Chair: 500 Designs That Matter
The most compelling collection ever of the world's most innovative, stylish, and influential chairs
Danish Chair: an international affair
Fringe, Frog and Tassel: The Art of the Trimmings-Maker
Design by IKEA: A Cultural History
New Nordic Design
Featuring fifty notable interior and product designers from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Finland, this publication celebrates the impact of contemporary Nordic style on interiors, furnishings and product design.
Chair Anatomy: Design and Construction
A comprehensive design resource that reveals how the iconic chairs of the 20th and 21st centuries have been designed for mass production.
Lamps of Tiffany Studios, The: Nature Illuminated
The radiant and beloved masterworks of leaded glass from the Gilded Age.
Pallet Craft: 20 Creative Makes Using Wooden Pallets
Step-by-step projects to create 20 stunning indoor and outdoor pieces using wood reclaimed from pallets.
Green Wood Chairs
The book projects, inspired by Shaker design and the magic of the West Cork landscape, range from stools and small tables to a full size rocking chair, using natural branch wood and stems, which you can gather yourself and make using basic tools. Includes a gallery showcasing the stylish work of an array of Irish chairmakers.
Hartz IV Build More Buy Less! Konstruieren statt konsumieren
Constructing instead of consuming: good design for little money | The successful Internet campaign, now in a convenient collected volume
Finn Juhl and His House
Atmospherically illustrated tribute to the brilliant Danish designer and his own home, an icon of good taste
Creative duo Charles and Ray Eames were one of the most transformative forces in design history: through furniture, photography, architecture, textile design, industrial design, and film, the husband and wife defined a new, multifunctional modernity. Discover all aspects of their illustrious repertoire and its revolutionary impact on middle-...
Less Is More (Difficult): 20 Years of Design at Blu Dot
A celebration of twenty years of design, philosophy, and inspiration from the renowned American furniture brand Blu Dot.
Brynmawr Furniture Makers, The - A Quaker Initiative 1929-1940
Shakers : From Mount Lebanon to the World
Important new book on Shaker art and life accompanying a major US exhibition with extraordinary objects, outstanding scholarship, and a series of new photographs
Design for CNC
Written by the founders of the architecture, design, and research firm Filson and Rohrbacher, this book takes you through the basics of CNC fabrication, the design process, production, and construction of your own furniture designs.
American Furniture: 1650 to the Present
This authoritative text explains the evolution of four centuries of American furniture from 1650 to the 21st century. It is the complete story covering the cultural and historical context of pieces and advice on how to authenticate furniture and preserve it for posterity. It is fully illustrated with over 800 photos and a 24 page color signature.
Hard Life
Homage to the beauty of ancient commodities.
Walter Knoll: The Furniture Brand of Modernity
Walter Knoll is responsible for the creation of numerous avant-garde classics and icons - style-setting interiors incessantly shaping our attitude towards life for over 150 years. This book reveals the complete history of this remarkable company with rich illustrations and exciting texts by bestselling author, Bernd Polster.
Sofas: 340 Iconic Designs
A celebration of this centrepiece of the modern home through the work of more than 160 designers - from timeless design icons to future classics.
Furniture Boom: Mid-Century modern Danish furniture 1945-1975
Object to Project: Giorgetti's Design since 1898
A tribute to Giorgetti, a leading Italian brand in contemporary design, as it celebrates 120 years of distinctive style. A must-have book for lovers of quality, refinement, and the uniqueness of Italian design.
Taxonomy of Office Chairs
An exhaustively researched visual history of the office chair.
Eileen Gray: Her Work and Her World
Furniture With Soul: Master Woodworkers And Their Craft
Furniture Design: An Introduction to Development, Materials and Manufacturing
Suitable for students and furniture designers, this title discusses pioneering contemporary and historical designs. It also provides substantive answers to designers questions about function, materials, manufacture and sustainability, integrating guidance on all of these subjects particularly material and manufacturing properties.
Art of Making a Harpsichord
* A detailed exploration of how historical harpsichords were made, with instructions on how the modern reader can do the same. * Comprehensively illustrated with 400 photos and line drawings * Written by an internationally respected musical instrument museum curator and instrument researcher with considerable harpsichord-making experience.
1000 Lights
You'll find 1000 bright ideas in this journey through 20th-century lighting design. Presented chronologically by decade, you'll find the most interesting electric lights, from Tiffany's beautiful leaded-glass shades to outlandish 1960s designs and the latest high-tech LED lamps.
Ercol: Furniture in the Making
Illustrated Dictionary of Furniture & Interiors