Pretty In Pink Ovens

April 24th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Pink was a popular color in kitchens in the 1950s and early 1960s. Let’s take a look at four pink ovens that are still in use today after five decades.

Vintage pink oven plus pink range hood in a 1956 Chandler, Arizona home.


Vintage pink oven and pink range hood in a 1961 Phoenix home.


Vintage pink oven in a 1961 Mesa, Arizona home.


It has a matching pink range and pink range hood too.


Vintage pink oven/range in a 1962 Phoenix home.


Tags: 1960s · Chandler, AZ Homes · Kitchen · Mesa, AZ Homes · Not Ugly · Phoenix Homes

7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 PJ // Apr 24, 2017 at 3:33 pm

    Sorry – but I love a good retro home!! So cute!

  • 2 Susan // Apr 24, 2017 at 3:53 pm

    They certainly don’t make things like they used to! I’ve had 3 stoves in 40 years.

  • 3 felixthecat // Apr 25, 2017 at 7:19 am

    My mother-in-law is still using the washer and dryer that she got as wedding gifts 57 years ago.

  • 4 Taria // Apr 25, 2017 at 4:15 pm

    I remember my aunt had a pink kitchen back in the early 60’s. I want to love them but not sure I can.

  • 5 Mathue // May 14, 2017 at 9:58 am

    I’m actually a fan of these old Frigidaire built-in ranges and ovens. Pink probably would not be my choice but I would be delighted to use the 1961 Mesa, Arizona kitchen

  • 6 Kate // Jun 1, 2017 at 8:16 am

    I can’t believe I’ve only just discovered this blog! love it.

  • 7 Aunt Raven // Sep 11, 2017 at 6:38 am

    The neat pink Mesa kitchen needs to have the fridge colour-matched. The Phoenix kitchen needs the same to turn that white microwave pink. That will make both pink kitchens perfect.
    The irritating thing is, if either of these kitchens would use mint green, black, or navy instead of the bland wall or floor colours, these would have really stylish “zing”. My late aunt had a pink and black art deco kitchen in the 1950’s and as a child I found it breathtakingly modern.

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