Modern vintage living room ideas
Pour yourself a bourbon and kick back on the leather recliner, it's time to indulge in some retro cool interiors. These are some of our favourite design ideas, inspired by bygone eras.
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Updated October 2011
Look for muddy paint colours for a real vintage look, choose similar shades as a visual trick to carry the eye from one space to the next. Walls painted with Rock A Billy Blue® and Enamel Green® , £22.99 for 2.5 litres for matt emulsion, Vintage Crown at Homebase.
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