If you like something classic and you are wondering to have 1950s home, it means that you has a high taste. You can start to visit your local market to find a lot of product that capture the past, there are available list of reproduced item that inspired from 1950s. To have 1950's homes you need to find fabric by the yard, it includes backcloth for curtains, pillows and furniture upholstery. You can go to your local second hand stores can be a good source to find original furniture that could be revitalized with some reproduced 50's fabric.
1950's furniture is usually referred to Scandinavian contemporary furniture or retro furniture, they are made of natural wood. This style of furniture falls usually use of vintage furniture. It is simple, functional and utilitarian, by using straight lines without ornaments. Today this furniture style has a large selection both outdoor and indoor furniture the 1950's design concepts.
Furniture in 1950s home is not regarded as status symbol but it focuses on its utility rather than comfort and beauty. 1950's furniture is usually very solid and it is made from strong woods like Hickory, Mahogany, Black walnut, Oak, Elm, Maple and Teak. There are other materials like steel are also used to make this furniture. wax or Oil varnish could be used to polish the furniture to make it look new and shiny. You should keep furniture shielded from sunlight directly and water. because sunlight can cause yellowing of the wood meanwhile water will make it shrink that affect the joinery and finish.Then you can choose retro style for your kitchen that can add some appliances such as soda shop, mixer and toaster, and 1950s kitchen chair and table set with chrome legs, many color of vinyl covered seats and Formica table tops. By having 1950s home style, it is able to transform you to 1950 era and you can feel and enjoy it in your own home.
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