Retro can be defined as a style representing the era after 1950 and before 2000. If you want, you can call it as semi modern idea and style. One of the matters where you can bring out the sense of retro is about the interior designs.
If you are people who grew as teenagers and adult during this era, it will be a good way to memorize and perpetuate your old memories. In applying and accentuating retro ideas, particularly over the living room, there are many ways you can just do. One of them is about purchasing the right furniture.
Here are several characters of retro living room furniture that you can use as the reference. So, just check them out.
Application of Colorful Upholstery
Application several colors, particularly the bright, at once can be one of the characteristics of retro style. It seems no matter whether you like the bold, blush, bright or probably neon colors. That is Okay as long as that are combined well without giving the sense of complicated.
However, there are surely some things you should considered. It is mainly if the living room you have is quite small. For a small living room, it is better to use the blush or pastel colors. Those colors will give more feeling of warm and comfortable.
Besides, the colors will be better combined also with such a natural hue like white as the balancing and to lessen the sense of cramped inside.
Cutting and Shape
Retro can be described as the blending of classical and modern designs. So, the designs of furniture should be between them.
If you are confused with such things, you can imagine a type of furniture with curvy cutting – not clear as the minimalist one, but there are not too many accents or details like in the form of carving.
Choosing them which are made from wooden without too many final varnishing is also something good. Mainly if you need more touch of country which is simple, modest but still beautiful.
Retro Living Room Furniture Ideas and Pictures
We have some picture inspirations below. Check it out.
Retro accessories must be still in line with those two things mentioned above. Or, if you need to make it more “retro”, it seems great to put on several things which are perfectly representing the eras of 70’s or 80’s. You can select silhoutte pictures, headband and many others.