Retro is a term used to describe something new but based on an original design from the past. The term appeared for the first time in the 1970s and referred to pieces that reflect or imitate characteristics of a certain style. So, if you’re thinking about enriching your home interior with retro furniture, make sure to consider wall décor to complete the look. To go fully retro, you can opt for one of the most popular wall treatments used in the past – the good old wallpaper.
Have you ever found yourself thinking about the beautiful things gone by, eras you admire, imagining how you’d have lived then? Congratulations, you’re a dreamer! It’s not rare for dreamers to experience feelings of nostalgia, even for eras they haven’t lived in; thankfully, there are ways to overcome these feelings, one of them being spicing up the décor.
Yes, you read this right, the décor of your home can be the means to travel in time as in the case with relying on stylish pieces of retro furniture that would also allow you to express your own unique personal style.
At first glance, the style seems pretty uniform, retro referring to the past, however, when you get to know it better it becomes clear it’s very versatile as it encompasses various decades like the 50s, 60s and 70s and might even cross over with vintage, preceding the 50s. The great thing is retro never goes out of style!