The 1950s Vintage English Rose Kitchen - Kate Beavis Vintage Expert
Kate Beavis shares her favourite vintage kitchen: the 1950s English Rose kitchen with the modern version by John Lewis of Hungerford
Marilyn Monroe. I love how she's not super smiley. We forget that she struggled a lot with depression, and here we see a bit of the real Monroe.
Vintage Decorating - 1950's Paint Color Chip Brochures
I was digging through the basement at an estate sale a while back, and found a manilla envelope full of vintage paint chip brochures - you gotta love the folks who never throw anything away! A couple of them are dated 1957, so I'm assuming they are all from around that time... Before I list them I figured I should scan in the chips to post here - they might be helpful to those folks who are retro renovating, and looking for authentic paint colors. Enjoy, and be sure to click to enlarge the…
How to be a perfect '50s housewife: In the kitchen
A lighthearted look back at the 50s housewife during the sunny days of yesteryear, when a woman's home was her castle -- and her kitchen was the heart of that home.
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10 Minty Fresh Kitchens
Are you reminded of your grandmother’s kitchen when you see mint green cabinets? The color mint is definitely a little retro-feeling, but like all things vintage, at some point it’s bound to make a comeback. These kitchens are trying to make mint modern and fresh, either as a full-on color scheme or a subtle, muted accent. What do you think of the look? Would you go for mint in your kitchen?Related: Summer Salad Colors… in the Kitchen!(Images: 1.
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