Throwback Thursday: Pink & Green

Throwback: Pink & Green An example of a trend coming and going is the very “trendy” green and pink theme of the 80’s. Nothing screams dated more than light pink and forest green mixed together, when done the wrong way of course!       Bold walls and colourful furniture was the style in the 80’s…

Throwback Thursday: Oak

Let’s talk oak. This wood species has always been a classic choice, but the late 1980’s and 1990’s really took oak to the next level. Throwback: Oak Cabinets With saturated orange stains, this look dated quickly! Nothing screams 90’s more than a full oak kitchen, complete with California ceiling and oak trim everywhere! Modern Update:…

Throwback Thursday: Shag Carpet

Shag was the ultimate in luxury in the 1960’s and 1970’s. In bright colours, reds, browns, greens even, it was a statement of the time with thick texture that was sure to get attention. Throwback: Shag Carpet   The thick-pile used to require an actual rake to keep the fibers standing standing tall, but often…