There’s just something about a coffee table book. Whether you use it to decorate, to act as a doorstopper, or as actual reading material, a coffee table book adds a certain personality to your home – much like a friendly stalker.
If you’re the type to impress, it can even be something that says you’re a suave, sophisticated man who can do elegance in the home just as well as he can when he’s dressing himself. Here are 35 of our favourite coffee table books today that’s guaranteed to bring pleasure to you and any ‘special guests’ who drop by.
Art & Photography
There’s nothing wrong with a little nudity in one’s abode. Maybe even some tasteful artistic photography to spice things up. This selection of timeless coffee table books feature the likes of Helmut Newton and the mighty Pirelli calendar.
You don’t have to be a farshun expert to appreciate fashion. These books cover menswear, designers and even style icons like NBA superstar Russell Westbrook. They’ll make the perfect accompaniment for your cool coffee table.
Are you secretly a 00 agent but you’re too busy on the daily grind? Then these movie and film inspired coffee table books will help you live out your dream at home. With classics like Rocky and Star Wars, you’ll definitely get guests stopping to flick through a few pages.
Meat and men make the world go round. Pasta and pinot does too. Inspire your next home cooked meal with this selection of man-food approved books that will make your coffee table or kitchen look super professional.
A topic which needs no introduction but is every man’s secret passion. Whether you give it as a gift or keep them for yourself, every man loves a nice watch. Regardless if you’re a Rolex guy or an Omega dude, there’s going to something to be learnt in these timeless watch books.
Lastly get on the vintage car bandwagon with one of these classic motoring books. If you’re a Porsche guy we have the history of the 911 and if you’re a BMW bloke the BMW Book will surely be a must on your X-mas shopping list.