It’s with great delight we were informed that our vintage wallpaper was featured in the movie ‘Lilting’.
The movie won the award for ‘Best Foreign Movie’ on the Sundance Festival.
“70s Retro Wallpaper Ideas” is an article that originally appeared on Raumideen, a very well known interior design blog in Germany.
You can find the original article here: http://www.raumideen.org/70er-jahre-retro-tapeten-ideen/
The translation below is done with Google Translate, so it might not be perfect..
70s Retro Wallpaper Ideas
Who does not remember the shrill and gaudy 70s. Platform shoes, roller skates, Afro hairstyles, disco colorful everywhere and ever better. Also for private rooms can be quite the charm of the seventies capture and use for a cozy and trendy atmosphere. While it is not necessarily easy to find original furnishings and furniture of the time, but since the retro style of furnishing and vintage wall colors are quite come back into fashion, one finds partly new and truly authentic-looking furniture, lamps, accessories and of course Retro wallpaper .
Particularly in the wall design of the 70s everyone will probably immediately think of very strange-looking patterns and color combinations. Meandering elements and asymmetric impact pattern at this time were just everywhere and of course totally hip. Also in the color selection of the 70 we went to pretty wild, colorful and gaudy. In addition to classic colors like mint green, a strong orange and brown all imaginable shades also pretty much all possible and impossible color combinations were used.
If you now so will ensure also in his own apartment for an attractive seventies disco style and an unusual wall design with retro wallpaper, can be found here some very nice impressions and ideas of space.Inspirations and approaches to environmentally or Reproduce that are guaranteed to be one or the other stunned and enraptured gaze.
In the wall design with vintage and retro wallpaper but you should always pay attention to a beautiful composition. Depending on the section of the space or room, partly very nice effects can be achieved, in which one Clearly mark only one wall or part of the wall with the seventies style. These then, at best, even the one or other piece of furniture or as a should chic 70s retro arc lamp are integrated. These can then be but also very beautiful to combine modern and minimalist elements that break up the whole room design and provide a varied and lasting impression.
Retro wallpaper in vintage style are also ideal as an eye catcher in the hallway or stairwell and thus spice up fairly basic-looking areas of the apartment on massively. but it is always important that you do not overdo it with the rather-present 70 Einrichtungsstil and finds an equilibrium level. In particular, by the very unusual colors and patterns, it happens quickly, that one overloaded a wall or a room and overturn the positive impression. As is true in most areas of design and design Here again the motto: “Less is often Just More”
When Rechersche about 70s wallpaper we have come through a very exciting online shop from Belgium.On the website www.vintagewallpapers.be one finds a very large and beautiful selection of originalwallpaper from the 70s, 60s and 50s. Into tedious micro-labor and corresponding remainders are here bought and presented to potentially interested customers. As already mentioned, although there is now also so some shops and manufacturers, which pick up on the style of the 70s again in current collections and product lines, but this is of course still no comparison to a genuine and historic original wallpaper from the seventies.
Photos of www.vintagewallpapers.be
So if you want to make a true original piece from the time for a real eye-catcher on the own wall, then you should look at the selection of vintage wallpapers in more detail once. The best way to lose no time and Browsed going immediately, because many of the wonderful and send wallpapers are available only in limited quantities.
Click here for the 70 Vintage wallpaper from www.vintagewallpapers.be
Sanderson Wallpaper is one of the most well-known wallpaper manufacturers.
Arthur Sanderson started his business in 1860 importing and selling wallpaper.
A look back to some original wallpaper processes of 1968… Filmed at the wallpaper Sanderson, Uxbridge, UK.
We are able to spot some eye-popping designs featured in this short British Pathé film.
Fascinating and fun, this is a must-watch!
You can find some original Sanderson Wallpapers in our shop (click here).
Baroque Wallpaper was very popular is the 1960s, the last years it has made it’s comeback.
There are many different kinds of baroque wallpapers, going from colorful elegant designs to heavy embossed patterns or just the repeat of a soft colored flower bunch.
The embossed baroque wallpapers are collectively known as Castle wallpapers, they have an stylish and expensive look. These Castle wallpapers are often used on high ceilings and in old classic houses. Whether you wallpaper the entire room or just a wall the result will be amazing.
Many of the vintage baroque wallpapers were finished of with golden accents which really make the difference in the end. The gold outlining of a pattern, the golden glitter on a background plays with the light and makes the wallpaper come to life. Of course there were many typical and more all days designs which are also nice and more suitable for casual places.
Floral Wallpapers, One of the most popular styles of wallpaper in the 1970s and now a days again in great demand. In the seventies there just was no limit on the production of wallpapers, they produced hundreds of new designs every season. The variation in design and color is simply unbeatable with the production now a days. Floral wallpapers with small patterns make a room look larger and more spacious, floral wallpapers with large patterns are best at their best on large surfaces. The design of a flower wallpaper can be abstract or lifelike, abstract floral wallpaper have a more modern appearance and are usually brightly colored , illustrative floral wallpapers are more traditional and less jump out to the rest of the room.
Geometric Wallpapers the most known wallpaper style of the Space Age ! Geometric wallpapers are just magical, the designs of the patterns and the color combinations are the work of top designers. The famous designer Verner Panton certainly put his stamp as wallpaper designs, the most popular one is the endless curl pattern as shown in the image. In the late sixties and seventies these trend-setting wallpapers were a must in every modern interior. There was an endless choice of geometric design wallpapers on the market and just everybody started wallpapering his house from top to bottom. An easy to hang wallpaper, Week-end Wallpaper, came on the market and conquered all of the world. For those who hadn’t yet used wallpaper in their home a new world opened: it was easy to hang and the job was done in a weekend, from there the name, Week-end Wallpaper. Except for a bowl of water you needed nothing, this Week-end wallpaper was also easy removable so people started changing the look of their home often as they could transformed a space into a modern, cheerful and colorful room in just a day. Wallpaper was booming business !
Paisley wallpaper is maybe less known but has conquered the heart of many designers. With it’s elegant and fine-drawn designs paisley wallpapers are very characteristic, for those who love the paisley style these wallpapers can put a stamp on a room.
We’re delighted to welcome you. On our brand new online wallpaper shop: www.vintagewallpapers.be. This new website has tons of new features. Moreover, we have a great new collection.
We’ve spent countless days, weeks, months and caffeinated nights to design an online wallpaper shop excelling in usability. We thought the wallpapers should speak for themselves. So we followed a minimalist approach. But like good old Steve Jobs always said: ‘Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication‘. Well, point taken Steve. It indeed takes a lot of efforts. We dived into the world of website design. Color psychology. Heat maps. Analytics. Usability. And A/B testing. To create the best online wallpaper shop we could make. We hope you enjoy the result. Life is too short for bad webdesign.
Did it stop here? Not at all. There is a new website. But we inventoried countless new rolls and stock, too. So we are very, very proud to not only present you this brand new online wallpaper shop. But also a brand new stock. We’ll upload many more in the following months. But it takes time to inventarise, photograph, describe and upload each roll. Want to be the first in the know when we add new designs? Simply subscribe to our newsletter. All customers are subscribed automatically. We only exceptionally sent mailings. Typically only 1 or 2 per year. But if we do, we have a good reason for it.
What can you expect of the new collection which will be uploaded next months? Well, almost everything. From the funkiest retro geometric ’70s wallpapers to the rarest Japanse handwoven ’50s wallpapers. And everything in between.
Do you have questions or comments? We’d love to hear from you! You can contact us by mail and via our contact page. Or simply via the new chat function you find in the lower right corner of every page on our new online wallpaper shop. We’d love to help you!