Retro 1970's style living rooms
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Stick to a strong 1970s-style colour palette such as orange, brown and blue. Choose brightly-coloured graphic floral fabric for curtains and a few matching cushions. Seek out furniture in 1970s-style shapes – look for snooker-cue legs, dark glass and plenty of wood. A sunburst mirror or clock completes the look. Folia fabrics, Harlequin
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