Old styles, although, they may look out of date can be really beautiful and unforgettable. And it is actually not bad if you present those old styles in this modern days. Particularly in term of home interior design, it will not be only nostalgic but also unique. Anyway, if you have a plan to decorate or maybe renovate your own bedroom in this near future, why don’t you apply the retro ideas.
The term retro can have broad definition actually. But yes, in general, it is to represent the trends popular around 50’s to 80’s (or perhaps 90’s)? Well, for you who spend your youth in those eras, this idea must be really interesting. But if you are younger than that, it is not bad to learn about this stunning idea as well.
There are so many ways to apply retro bedroom ideas. Something you should considered is maybe about finding the accessories and stuff needed. Talking about bedroom interior, the first important thing is regarding the furniture. Actually, there is not big difference between retro furniture and the modern ones. But yes by seeing modern furniture which tends to look so minimalist, it means for retro, you have to choose them with have more details. Details themselves can be in the form of cabinet slot applications or patterned trundler.
Retro style also tends to be colorful. Mainly if you have applied furniture in white or other neutral colors, it can be so stunning to apply certain colors for remaining parts. Colorful schemes can be for the wallpaper, bedcover, curtain and the others. If the bedroom is for girls, you can choose certain bright and sweet colors like red, pink, orange, and maybe yellow. And for the boys, try to choose the darker ones like dark blue, brown, and also green. But well, combining all of them can be stunning as well actually. For the interior fabrics like curtain, bedcover, cushions, and others, they should be in patterns. Examples of retro patterns are like polka dot, plain, and also stripes.
Lastly is regarding the accessories. It seems there are still so many retro accessories and stuff offered in the stores. If you are lucky, you can find wallpaper or bedcover with vintage comic or pin up designs. To be more nostalgic, there are also many stores who provide TV or radio in old designs. Another idea is by trying to look for your old cassettes. Even if they cannot be played anymore, you can attach them on the wall as accessories.
Here are 16 nostalgic retro bedroom ideas and designs for you.