I really love taking inspirations from vintage
magazines as well. This is one of my favorite
issues of House & Garden magazine in the late
50's. It had an unsual number of color photos
for a magazine of it's time because it was a
A totally pink and girly living room.
I love the platter ware and how
they are in the shape of cabbages.
A Japanese Zen inspired modern room.
Looks like some things don't change much.
They knew how to use shiny fabrics
back then to upholster for a sharper
more modern look. It's back in trend
as we speak.
but I really liked the color scheme.
the black lacquered credenza.
Definitely not afraid to use color!
And great inspiration for chairs of all kinds!
Any favorites from this blast from the past?
All photos from House & Garden magazine.