beds

How to prep your bed for winter – the vintage way

There are many aspects of my life that are as modern as can be. I wander about with a smart phone, I use the internet on a daily, mostly hourly, basis to find out information, mooch about with a cuppa and...
Sixties chairs

Vintage interior peeps heads to Berlin

This time our vintage interior peeps series heads over to Berlin to visit a fabulous vintage flat which has been loving furnished with treasures from the Fifties, Sixties and Seventies creating a stunning,...
vintage kitchen

5 ideas for making your home more vintage

An interest in vintage usually stretches beyond fashion into pretty much anything you do, including your home life. But adding a bit of vintage to your home might not seem so easy, especially if you're on a...
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Give your kitchen a Fifties diner twist

The Fifties – the era of drive-in movies, classic American diners and modern living. It was an innovative age whose distinctive interiors style lends itself well to contemporary kitchens. Add a touch of...
fat lava

Collectable vintage ceramics: fat lava

One of the hottest and just about still affordable areas of vintage homeware on the rise right now are the garish but beautiful West German ceramics – produced in Germany mainly between the Sixties and...
Tina

Mysterious girl: Tina and the art of J.H Lynch

You may not know her name or where she came from, but chances are you’ll know her face. “Tina” the mysterious and exotic painting by the equally mysterious J.H Lynch has graced our walls since her birth...
Habitat-Freda

5 highstreet buys for you mid-century kitchen

If your kitchen deco is mid-century inspired, take a look at these five highstreet finds for some potential new additions to your home.   1) Habitat Freda range I'm a big fan of the Habitat...
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Space Age interiors

On the 20th July 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon, leading to Armstrong’s infamous saying, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” The moon...
claridges

Get a Twenties bathroom and bathe like a flapper

Vintage style isn’t just for your living rooms. Why not revamp your bathroom, flapper style, and create a glamorous haven from the modern world? The art deco style of the Twenties lends itself to modern...