1940s bathroom remodel

Revive the charm of the 1940s with a bathroom remodel. Explore top ideas to create a vintage-inspired space that combines modern convenience with nostalgic elegance.
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It’s kind of thrilling to see a “before” photo like the one above, don’t you agree? Because you know: A Retro Renovation reader has been hard at work, and we’re about to see an amazing transformation. Indeed: Graham and Monika are back for a second time on the blog, with this lovely remodel. I first featured…

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There are a few key things when it comes to decorating that would be signature to my style. Shiplap, wood floors, Cararra Marble, barn doors and subway tile. Of course vintage, chippy furniture and accessories as well. I seriously fantasize about my dream farmhouse in my head all the time and it is full of […]

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Hello, my husband and I recently purchased a home that was built in 1958, and the bathrooms are horrendously in need of updating. One bathroom is a pink/peach-ish tile with light brown accents, the other is bright yellow tile with grey accents. The floors are both awful geometric mosaic patterns. Th...

Paula Driscoll
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In a hectic home, a well-appointed bathroom can be hard to maintain. But with the right plush towels, relaxing scents, and clever storage solutions, any bathroom can feel like a serene little getaway.For Eva Van Someren (@VanSomeren_Home), her family’s 1950s hallway bathroom felt more like a dimly lit cave than a place for pampering.The bathroom, untouched since the ranch-style home was built in 1957, needed a lot of love.

Rachel Burkholder
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Back in the late 1930s, 1940s and 1950s, a family friend’s grandma, Verna Mae, compiled a scrapbook full of clippings of home decorating ideas she liked from magazines, ads, and catalogs. She collected hundreds of old images, everything from kitchen nooks, to bathrooms, to living room furniture, to baby nurseries. Sadly, about 5 years ago, her mid century home was taken over by emanate domain and bulldozed to make way for a hospital expansion. Her grandson told me how it... Read More Read…

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Modern and farmhouse bathrooms have been wildly popular as of late, but if you’re feeling a little burnt out by clean lines, rustic beams, and super sleek materials, a retro bathroom might be a worthy style contender for your home. So forget the shiplap and shiny chrome finishes and instead set your sights on throwback design ideas that’ll make your bathroom unique and vintage-inspired — yet still fitting for a more updated home.

Laurel Benoit