Vintage Interior Design

Back in the 1990s there was a violent popular style called vintage. The term “vintage” was originally used in winemaking and wine characterized with a large exposure period.When the term began to be used not only to describe the grape beverage, but also the interiors. Vintage or retro style- is the subject of the previous generation and decorations that look original. The thing is to express the fashion trends of his era.Original design vintage art like people, not everyone can understand the beauty of this style.

Antique shops and auctions offer to purchase unique vintage items for the house, but the cost of these items is not available to everyone.

Modern Design can be used for retro kitchen design, one room or the entire apartment.


Vintage Interior Design

Here it is necessary to place a wooden or wrought-iron hanger to hall acquired the form of the era that we imitate. If the hanger does not suit you, you can put the wardrobe with openwork doors. He must have worn and cracks. The hall can also be a mirror in a wooden frame, shelves and racks. Shelves Cover the openwork napkins.

The walls must be painted in a soft tone, you can also use wallpaper. Choose a plain wallpaper with a floral print. The design allows for wall masonry, brick must be worn.

To fit the floor parquet, parquet and laminate. If you have a large entrance hall, where you can place the flowers in pots on forged supports. On the walls hang paintings or pictures in frames. An interesting solution would be a deer’s head, which can be used instead of a hanger.

For lighting fixtures on the wall place. Near the mirror or other convenient location.

Living room

The color of the walls in the living room should be bright, muted colors. Organically will look wallpaper with the image of flowers, butterflies and birds. One of the walls can decorate Mural depicting the appearance of the streets of the 30s, the star of the era.

As a floor covering can be used with the effect of aging of parquet, laminate, tile with rubbing. Suitable solid wood parquet and light shades. Laminate material is more readily available, it can be applied in order to save.

In the living room fireplace place, which will be a highlight of the interior. Above him are shelves with vintage figurines. To finish fit the fireplace stone or brick. Supplement can be forged bars that emphasize the interior retro style. By the fireplace, place a rocking chair with a warm blanket.

Please add guest room can be an old cupboard in which you put the respective service period. In the center of the ceiling should hang a large metal chandelier. Suitable chandelier with shades in the form of candles.

Antique items underlined vintage style in the interior of your living room. For example, in one corner of the sewing machine can be positioned “Singer” treadle. A table with a samovar or an old grand piano also will be an excellent complement interior.


kitchen decoration in vintage style is a challenge, because here you need to accommodate not only the furniture in retro style and technique.

To finish the kitchen wall wallpaper suit of bright colors with prints such as a flower, peas, rim, diamond. Admitted as wallpaper with the image of something edible (candy, pastries, apples and other fruits) and dishes (kettle, plates, cups).

Kitchen walls can be finished and tiled, best small format. It can be colored. On the floor tiles should be larger. Previously, it was popular to lay tile in a checkerboard pattern, this method can be used in the regeneration of the kitchen in a retro style.

As a suitable laminate flooring or light shades of medium brown.


The most popular colors for the bathroom design-cherry, gold, beige and brown, bronze. To finish the floor tiles, use a large-sized, waterproof laminate. The ceiling can be left white. The walls also lay tiles. This is the most practical option for rooms with high humidity. On the floor paved with small rugs with long soft bristles.

Emphasize vintage interior bathroom will help handle golden color tiles with the corresponding pattern, flowers, bulbs above the mirro.

If you have a large bathroom, leave the middle of the bath with elegant handrails.Shower booth is a modern invention, therefore, it has no place in a vintage interior.Exterior wall bath decorate the respective pattern in retro style. Above it can be hung canopy. The fabric canopy and curtains on the window should be combined.

Wicker laundry basket will add flavor to the interior of the room. Shopping cart, choose light colors.

The large bathroom is appropriate large chandelier. In a small room will suffice pair of lamps. If there is space, it can be placed in the bathroom drawers for vintage style accessories.

Be sure to place the mirror in the bathroom. Choose the right frame for it. If it is made of wood, cover it with varnish to protect from moisture.


Vintage bedroom-is the embodiment of romance and charm. Its walls can be traditionally painted in pastel shades that do not strain the eyes and do not irritate.Suitable peach, white, blue-gray, the color of ivory.

For the walls, you can use these wallpapers-antique, vintage wallpaper, textile, gold-plated and bronze ornaments. Laminate flooring and suitable as a coating for the floor.

The bed, which is the center of the room to relax, to be with forged byltsami. So it will best meet the vintage style. Above the bed, place a canopy of lace fabric, decorated with tassels. Tassels can also decorate curtains or tulle.

To create a cozy atmosphere of the room, use decorative pillows, decorated with ruffles.If you inherited from her grandmother dressing table, put it in his bedroom vintage.Instead, you can place a large dressing mirror with carved wooden frame.

Complement the interior of a bedroom candle chandelier, crystal perfume bottles, porcelain dolls, antique paintings on the walls. Vintage design allows the use of blankets in patchwork style knitted capes, embroidered tablecloths, old blanket. Some textile decor, you can create your own hands. Family photos can be placed on shelves, table, or on the walls. The furniture in the bedroom should be with the textile upholstery.

Vintage Decor

Decorative elements help to give the interior a finished look. For vintage objects, InternetAges includes:

  • vintage set, tableware, porcelain inlay.These items are relevant not only for the kitchen and other rooms of the apartment;
  • ancient statues;
  • music Box;
  • iron candelabra, candlesticks;
  • bronze or brass handles;
  • samovar;
  • paintings on canvas, oil or watercolor.Landscapes, portraits, still lifes;
  • Cuckoo-clock.

Each piece apartments, furniture, accessories and decorations must comply with the design, it allows you to create a true vintage in the interior of the house. So weigh your options before to equip your home in retro style.