Retro Home Decor Retro Mod Bedroom Black White and Color part 1

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Retro Home Decor is back to more in depth writing on how to achieve the perfect  retro look for your vintage style home. We’re looking to the mod vibe of the 1960s with just a touch of the 1970s to inspire us with the following items that will give you bedroom a retro mod style futuristic feel.

From angles to start color contrasts, we’re focusing on the bed being in Black and White with punches of color , angles and metal surrounding it.

The modernist feel of the era was a combination of new thinking and a venturing away from the tried of true of clothing and decor from decades past. The 1950s brought about more color into the standard home and the mod era ran with this, by revving up color with color blocking as well as color contrasting . Retro Home Decor is taking the retro flavor from this time period and finding modern day pieces to bring your Mod bedroom to life!

We’re going to start out with a key piece and design the mod bedroom around it. We’ve Singgh Kartono Klock  clock for this.

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Clock – Retro Home Decor Singgih Kartono Klock Design Public

The Kartono clock adds a quirky personality as well as the stark Black and White contrast of the mod decor. Numberless and with clean lines, it’s a perfect addition to a bedside table.

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Bedding options As your bed will be the focal point of your mod bedroom. Choose something stark preferable in Black, and than add pillows and other accessories to add punch.

Black Microsuede Comforter

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Silky Soft Shearloft Blanket

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Micro Fleece Push Bright Red Blanket

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Kate Spade Ampersand & Square toss pillow

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Jill Zarin Zoe European Sham

Screen shot 2011 05 26 at 3.56.45 PM Retro Home Decor Retro Mod Bedroom Black White and Color part 1Thai Silk Throw Pillows at only $15 each, buy 10 and have fun using them all about the house!

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Another key room feature that is often viewed as an accessory, but can make or break the completion of the feeling that you’re going for are, side tables and end tables, they’re a highlight for a vintage bedroom with a 1960s Retro vibe.

Metal side table from Horchow

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Hudson Side Table from Horchow

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Ethan Allen Felix End Table

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Vitra Prismatic Side table from Velocity

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Window Treatments – going with the same theme of Black. Having black drapes or curtains, makes the ultimate statement, but you don’t have to completely shut yourself off from the light. Adding some sheer white voile is a nice contrast and helps bring in the sun.

Maytex Microfiber window panels

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Sheer voile curtains in Black

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Zebra Embossed Thermal Blackout Window Drapes

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Consider making your own with retro mod print fabric

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Don’t forget your walls. Just a few key pieces can completely change the flavor of a room. A mod look will be a lot more sparse than many other interior styles, but it doesn’t mean that you have to skip it all together. Here are some choices, that will add to your walls, without taking away from the overall look.

MOD art sconce and candle holder

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Mod Square Vinyl Wall Stickers are quirky and make a great background design.

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Pendulus Pendulum style wall mirrors

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Retro Home Decor Retro Mod Bedroom Black White and Color part 2 coming up next!

 

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