Entries Tagged as '1960s'

1961 Vintage Bathrooms

August 4th, 2012 · 6 Comments

Vintage bathroom from a 1961 Phoenix home.  [except for the newer toilet]

vintage 1961 retro mid-century modern bathroom tile sink shower wallpaper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Same house, different bathroom.

vintage 1961 retro mid-century modern bathroom tile sink shower wallpaper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · 1960s · Not Ugly

Three Examples of Vintage Wallpaper

December 16th, 2010 · 10 Comments

Shiny metallic wallpaper in a bathroom of a 1963 Phoenix home.

shiny metallic old wallpaper bathroom 1963 Phoenix Arizona home house real estate photo

Old pink wallpaper in another home’s bathroom.

old ugly pink wallpaper bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house real estate photo

Groovy wallpaper in another home’s kitchen.

old vintage yellow wallpaper kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · 1960s

Vintage Kitchens & Bathroom

October 27th, 2010 · 13 Comments

Snark-free post:  We have some classic 1950s & 1960s kitchens and bathroom for you to enjoy today.

Vintage kitchen from 1956.  Check out the copper oven!  Let’s hope the new owner cleans it up and restores it to its original glory.

1956 vintage original kitchen cabinets copper oven Phoenix Arizona home house photo

Vintage bathroom from 1951.  Beautiful blue and black bath tile.  Looks like it was just built yesterday.

vintage original bathroom tile blue black 1951 Phoenix Arizona home house photo

Vintage kitchen from 1954.  Kitchens were smaller back then.  Note the washer hook-up next to the kitchen.

vintage original kitchen cabinets 1954 Phoenix Arizona home house photo

Original kitchen from 1967.

vintage original kitchen cabinets oven 1967 Phoenix Arizona home house photo

Metal cabinets in this Las Cruces, New Mexico kitchen.  Year built unknown but metal cabinets were popular in the 1940s.

vintage original metal kitchen cabinets Las Cruces New Mexico home house photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Other US Cities · 1950s · 1960s · Not Ugly

1962 Original Range & Oven

July 24th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Yellow range and oven from 1962.  Wide coil burners!

1962 1960s original yellow range stove top oven kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · 1960s

Classic 1962 Kitchen

July 20th, 2010 · 20 Comments

For all you retro lovers out there:  a 1962 Phoenix home with original kitchen.  Original blue oven!  Original blue range and exhaust hood!  Original cabinets & handles!

original kitchen cabinets blue oven range exhaust hood 1962 1960s Phoenix home

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Cabinets · 1960s · Not Ugly

Welcome To the Ol’ Saloon

July 6th, 2010 · 8 Comments

1964 condo with original kitchen appliances.  Saloon doors to the dining room add a nice touch.

swinging saloon doors kitchen original appliances 1960s 1964 Phoenix Arizona condo

Pretty wallpaper in the bathroom.

bathroom green flowery wallpaper 1960s 1964 Phoenix Arizona condo

Groovy.

bathroom green flowery wallpaper 1960s 1964 Phoenix Arizona condo

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Tags: Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · 1960s · Grandma's House

1962 Home In Pristine Condition

October 5th, 2009 · 14 Comments

We’re going to set aside the sarcasm for a moment and enjoy this 1962 Phoenix home.  Ignoring the ugly wallpaper, the bathroom is in mint condition and super clean.  These homes were built to last.  I have the same sink and original tile in my 1960 home’s bathroom.

1962 Phoenix home house original bathroom tile sink wallpaper real estate photos

Immaculate kitchen with original cabinets and oven.

1962 Phoenix home house original kitchen cabinets oven real estate photos

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Tags: Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · 1960s

Kitchens Through the Decades

July 17th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Last fall we highlighted Phoenix area kitchens as they looked in different decades, from the 1950s to the 2000s.  You’ll find all the posts linked here.

This is a Phoenix kitchen built in 1960.

1960 kitchen Phoenix home house

House Beautiful magazine and website now has slideshows available of kitchens from around the US from each decade too.  The links per decade are found below.

1950s slide show

1960s slide show

1970s slide show - foil wallpaper

1980s slide show - hanging baskets and, ick, pot racks

1990s slide show - brass milk jugs?

2000s slide show - lots of exposed cabinets and more pot racks

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · 1950s · 1960s

Retro 1960s Phoenix Home

June 5th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Grandma loved the 1960s, even in 2009.  Original blue carpet and furniture.  Big lamps.

retro 1960s décor Grandma's house living room blue carpet Phoenix home real estate

Dining room with contrasting red chairs and blue carpet.

retro 1960s décor Grandma's house dining room blue carpet Phoenix home real estate

Bedroom with matching bedspread and window drapes.

retro 1960s décor Grandma's house bedroom Phoenix home real estate

Another bedroom.  With twin beds and quilted bedspreads.  And awesome wallpaper.

retro 1960s décor Grandma's house bedroom Phoenix home real estate

And another bedroom with a quilted bedspread.

retro 1960s décor Grandma's house bedroom Phoenix home real estate

For a comprehensive look at furniture, home design, and home features in the Phoenix area from the 1950s to the 2000s, check out the index of 77 posts.

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Tags: Carpet · Living Room · Bedroom · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Lighting · 1960s · Bedspread

1960 Scottsdale, Arizona Home

May 13th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Classic vintage 1960 furniture in a Scottsdale, Arizona home in 2009.  They even wallpapered the closet doors.

classic vintage 1960 furniture lamps bed Scottsdale Arizona home house

Original 1960 blue oven.

classic vintage 1960 blue oven kitchen Scottsdale Arizona home house

The den.

classic vintage 1960 den Scottsdale Arizona home house

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Tags: Kitchen · Bedroom · Scottsdale, AZ Homes · Office/Den · Wallpaper · 1960s · Grandma's House