Chosen Books

Invited designers and commentators have chosen these as the books that inspire them and that have shaped their worldview or their ideas about design.
8 books
20th Century Pattern Design: Textile and Wallpaper Pioneers
Lesley Jackson
Ascher: Fabric, Art, Fashion
Valerie D. Mendes et al.
British Textiles: 1700 to the Present
Linda Parry
David Hicks on Decoration—with Fabrics
David Hicks
Russian Decorative Arts 1917-1937
Vladimir Tolstoy
The Savile Row Story
Richard Walker
Textile Arts of India
Kokyo Hatanaka