Retro renovation

Bring a touch of nostalgia to your home with these retro renovation ideas. Discover how to create a unique and stylish space that celebrates the past while embracing modern design.
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When we last heard from Kristen and Paul, the couple had a stash of Daltile Aqua Glow wall tiles stacked in their garage and were eagerly awaiting the day when they could be installed in their charming 1899 home’s main floor bathroom. Fast forward a year — and their bathroom is now complete. Kristen loves it so much she…

Living With Lexie
Mid century modern bathroom and kitchen tile - 10 new designs in all - from Make It Mid Century - Retro Renovation Design, Vintage, Layout, Retro, Retro Countertops, Laminate Counter, Laminate Countertops, Formica Countertops, Counter Tops

It’s really quite amazing: What’s new is making what’s old possible again. That is: Modern technology continues to give entrepreneurs ways to revive vintage style products — in smaller runs, for niche markets or on-demand. Among the latest such retro-innovation: Make it Midcentury has introduced a new line of mid century modern inspired wall tiles…

Meldred Jay
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Modern and farmhouse bathrooms have been wildly popular as of late, but if you’re feeling a little burnt out by clean lines, rustic beams, and super sleek materials, a retro bathroom might be a worthy style contender for your home. So forget the shiplap and shiny chrome finishes and instead set your sights on throwback design ideas that’ll make your bathroom unique and vintage-inspired — yet still fitting for a more updated home.

Laurel Benoit
Elizabeth's 1965 kitchen before and after - from gloomy ... to retrolicious - Home Décor, Home, Design, Diy Interior, Home Interior Design, Kitchen Flooring, Kitchen Remodel, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Paint

Yesterday, Elizabeth invited us to weigh in on floor tile choices for her blue bathroom Retro Renovation. Setting up the story, I came across an earlier email that I had let fall through the cracks. She had sent me a photo of her pink kitchen refresh in progress. Good news about the time lapse, though:…

Blue Bathtub, Blue Bathtub Bathroom Ideas, Bathtub Decor, Blue Bathtub Makeover, Vintage Blue Tub Bathroom Ideas, Blue Bath, Vintage Teal Bathroom, Blue Tub Bathroom, Bathtub Makeover

Here is part 3 of our blue bathroom re-do. Please do read the other parts here: Part 1 Part 2. It probably took as long to do the little stuff as the big stuff! If you've been following along, then join us on the home stretch! The Sink Area We now had a nice refinished sink top but nothing to put it in... Here is the old console (and toilet.) Notice the huge space on the left of the console sink.... We decided to slavage the 60-70s era console by filling in the detail, repainting it, and…

Dawn Lee