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Revel in Retro With Vintage and New Kitchen Appliances
Give your kitchen old-fashioned charm with refrigerators and stoves that recall yesteryear — even if they were made just yesterday
"vintage and retro appliances beat stainless steel every time. But where do you find these... vintage or retro appliances, I'd not put them into a modern kitchen like in the Chr DAUER... Northstar Retro fridge and stove in white. I absolutely love them, not only for their... vintage and retro now. Or, is it in good condition? The problem with buying one far away... in our retro kitchen. The thermostats on the two ovens did not work and we never..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cheery Retro Style for a 1913 Kitchen
"with a retro twist honor the historic kitchen's original style, while vintage-style... I love retro as well Now I have to design a custom drop down ironing board :)... a cool retro idea. So cheerful and warm. 64k for vinyl floor and counter? total rip... home with retro style. 64 000? with laminate countertop and vinyl floor? its not even... to the retro counter top--which I like a LOT--or the floor--which I LOVE---but if..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fetching Pieces for a Retro Kitchen
"for some retro style. Polka dots, chrome and bright colors are easy ways to give your... kitchen that retro vibe. Pair with another style to keep from feeling too thematic, or go... for a retro feel! http://www.lot26.com/p/Retro-Square-Wall-Decal I have a black kit... and red retro chair/step stool are straight out of my grandma's kitchen! Russel Wright... Awesome retro vibe. My great-grandmother also had the red step stool-- I have great..."
My Houzz: Retro Fun Brings an Ohio Home to Life
Aqua splashes mix with antiques and handmade touches for a lively and personal family home in Toledo
"love of retro style and antiques started when she was a child and has resulted in a... not a retro myself...but very clever. If anyone is interested in retro (guessing... going retro with the funky color appliances and have been looking for some different... Love the Retro Renovation look, (and Save The Pink Bathroom). I prefer the 30's and... cottage and retro in the kitchen with the picket pot rack- not easy to do! My bathroom..."
The Retro Housewife's Perfect Home
"is the retro housewife? She is someone who chooses to stay at home to be a wife and... The retro housewife is responsible for all of the domestic chores that housewives... sizes of retro housewives. But a lot of them do take cheeky inspiration from the lives... for the retro housewife's perfect home:... I love retro style and decorating. It takes me back to a simpler time. I love most... and be retro...but I'm a divorced 40 something single mom who has no choice but to..."
Houzz Tour: A ’60s Apartment Gets a Retro Revamp
With a newly open layout and colorful, era-appropriate decor, an Australian apartment gets its groove back
"to the retro era of the building and give the apartment a clean, fresh and airy c... example: retro furniture is workable, but retro permanent fixtures are a mistake for... think the "retro" look, done well, works. But, case-in-point, when it's carried into the... Very nice retro dining area All these bright colors! Here are some more built-ins that... that the retro vibe is strong and in tact while at the same time, the house, design..."
Channel Your Grandparents for a Fresh Take on Retro
"idea of retro. When I think retro, it conjures up formica, nylon frieze, blonde furniture... anything retro! I didn't expect to like these rooms so much. Wow! Thank you. Gorgeous... about the retro look but now, without the agony of the old wallpaper use. In fact, I... home IS retro. Love the swivel chairs and curved archway photo, especially. A great... hints of retro grandparent style into their homes, from a simple club or rocking chair..."
My Houzz: Thrifty Flourishes Give a ’50s Home Retro Appeal
An upsizing, homeschooling family turns to DIY projects and vintage pieces to colorfully fill their larger California house
"in my retro kitchen:) Can you give a source for the counters? Who said you couldn't... delightfully retro without slavish period perfection. Yay! I am not alone in thinking that... little retro cottage! Original hardwood floors were redone and I love them! Original... quite the retro touch! Having grown up in a house very similar to this, with my two..."
They're Baaack: 7 Retro Design Features Making a Comeback
You may have thought (hoped?) you'd never see them again, but these design blasts from the past are better than ever
"within a 'retro' style interior - no. Love the swinging chairs and all Scandinavian... use of retro details, but not all of it. And I can't see where any of it is over... examine the retro details for what new design purposes they can serve. Yay for the 60's... now a retro design statement. And so are other groovy wicker and rattan iterations... Groovy '70s Retro Pad in L.A. BeanbagsAgain, what was once a rec room staple is now a living..."
12 Retro Pieces to Accent a Contemporary Space
"right retro piece. Not only do retro pieces succeed in introducing that sense of... equally retro and likely less upkeep. You can up the ante of your retro appeal with... with a retro kick. Next: More ways to play with vintage styleCool Threads: Shag Rugs... Is it retro? That’s the point; it’s a bit of both. The blue and yellow point to yesterday... juicy with retro flair — mid-century furniture, yellow and purple upholstery, a green..."
School Yourself in Making a Retro-Style Hanging Map
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My Houzz: Playful Retro Style Perks Up a Dutch Home
"new and retro looking furniture. You and your family should be so proud of your home... about a retro clock on the wall? (http://www.archiexpo.com/prod/nextime/contempora... is the retro-style orange Smeg refrigerator. “I was so happy when I found that orange... even more retro glam. “I had been eyeing those for a long time,” Anja says, “and was..."
My Houzz: Retro-Cool Playfulness Fits a Dallas Family
Vintage furniture and shots of bright color throughout a midcentury home in Texas suit a design-minded couple and their 3 kids
"love "retro" K.O.H. Construction Corporation the planters are new and purchased... with the retro furniture somewhere else without dying or losing an eye. You would be... colors and retro furniture connect the girls' room visually with the rest of the house... balancing the retro look with their modern family life. "We wanted to stay true to the original..."
How to Dip Your Toe Into Retro
Singular pieces from yesteryear — like lighting, artwork or end tables — can add just the right amount of vintage to your style