4Talking about retro, our mind will directly link to the 60s style. Retro style is marked with vibrant color and unique patterns like polka dots. The retro style reflects the fun and young image.
The retro interior today is sometimes used as the cafe decoration. It reminds us of the Pietro Nolita cafe in New York. But, this is about cafe. How if the retro interior is used for another room like bathroom for example?
Maybe the bathroom with retro decoration is rarely heard. The vintage bathroom is more often to hear. However, if you never imagine about a retro bathroom, we won’t make you sure that it has a distinctive artistic appearance. That’s why we want to back the retro look for your bathroom.
One thing for sure when you want to decorate your bathroom with a retro look. You shall choose the vintage furnishing. It’s hard to define exactly the retro bathtub, or retro cabinet, etc. To make everything easier, you can see the vintage furnishing. Later, you will find it easy to represent the retro look from the wall decor, flooring, and ornaments.
Then, what makes a retro style so bold is the variety of texture and patterns. When you choose the fabrication for the bathroom, for the drapes, bathtub curtain, etc., make sure they are contrasted to each other. And you might think, doesn’t it look clumsy? No, as long as you can provide some similarity. For example, you choose the polka dots curtain and straight rug, they should have similarity in terms of color or texture.
And for the wall painting, we are sure you know the preferred color for the retro look. It prefers vibrant colors. Just like how the Pietro Nolita does, you can choose colors like pink, green, yellow, or anything that looks cheerful.
Actually, if you want a lighter color scheme, you can do that. But, you shall have a trick to represent the light hues for a retro look. What is the trick? You can decorate your wall or floor with ombre decor. So, you can paint your wall with some light colors and repeat the pattern.
Another secret to expose the retro look to your bathroom is, make sure there is a representative decoration. You can search for some interior ornaments with a retro look from the vintage market or local furniture shops. The local furniture shops are so common with vintage and retro furnishing and decors. So, you can hunt some features from there.
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And about lighting, we hope you will not the-almost perfect- retro decor with modern lighting. Instead, there are so many vintage lighting you can find. Even you can invest in a vintage chandelier for your retro bathroom. A bit eclectic like this will make your bathroom more artistic.
If you are able to provide these, we are sure you will have a one and only bathroom design among your neighborhood. Retro style indeed is authentic and has its own identity.