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Chrome and the Retro Kitchen

Written by on July 27, 2012 in Decorating a Retro Kitchen, Retro Kitchen Accessories with 1 Comment
Chrome and the Retro Kitchen

Chrome is one of those parts that make the accents for a retro look. It was a newly created metal in the 1950’s and became very popular. You see it edging retro kitchen furniture, used around clock faces and accenting many kitchen items. Even if you don’t have the fabulous retro kitchen tables and chairs, […]

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Create Vignettes to Achieve a Retro Kitchen

Create Vignettes to Achieve a Retro Kitchen

Vignettes – sounds interesting doesn’t it? They are just small groupings of items, usually themed, set off in an unused area. Think about the areas in your kitchen where you wouldn’t normally think to group a few items together. Parts of your counters, off in corners, a windowsill, even a corner of your eating area. […]

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Mix and Match Retro and Vintage

Mix and Match Retro and Vintage

Your retro kitchen style doesn’t need to eliminate vintage or antique. You can carry your retro style with older items as well. Mix and match of both vintage and retro can result in a great looking kitchen. Talented decorator, Mandee has shown us how with an article about her sister’s kitchen. In Retro Ideas – […]

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