Books that make the Perfect Gifts

It’s the Holiday season and time to get the perfect gift for your loved ones. In another GIR Story, we’ve prepared a selection of gift ideas from our carefully curated collection at GIR Store, but we also kept in mind the book lovers.

Books make the perfect chunky gifts! From nature lovers to design connoisseurs and product design admirers, in this article you will something for everyone’s taste. This is our selection of great books gifts that you can pre-order and get just in time to put under the Christmas Tree.🎄

As we are furniture manufacturers, and in our line of business we get to meet clients and customers that just love to hear the story behind the complex material such as wood. Our recommendation is Working with Wood: A Nordic Perspective on Cabinetmaking.

 Listing specific wood types and their unique characteristics from cabinetmakers’ point of view. The book celebrates and addresses the key elements of wood-crafting as well as the importance of handicraft.

For nature lovers, Trees by Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain book provides a cross-section of these nature giants. At first, envisioned as an exhibition catalog, the book introduces the works and thoughts of photographers, artists, as well as climatologists, botanist and philosophers that emphasize the importance of plants and its biodiversity

From Japan, Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Latin America Set by Counterprint Books is a must for all design lovers. A curated collection of one of the most interesting design agencies as well as individual authors from Eastern Europe, Japan, Scandinavia and Latin America. A feast for the eyes and the mind. We already got our copies! 

A book that will spruce up your creativity – Creative Spaces: People, Homes, and Studios to Inspire from Poketo explores the lives, homes, and studios of 23 authors and designers from all around the world. Fusing lifestyle with interior design, this peek into the spaces and lives of creative professionals will motivate dreamers and thinkers to become doers and makers. 

We hope you have found something interesting for yourself and for your loved ones to put under the Christmas Tree and later read on snuggling with your favorite blanket. 

Happy Holidays from GIR Team!