Vintage postcard backsplash from the book Creating Vintage Style
Love how this cabinet, even its doors, keep so many things organized and cute! source
Well, it wouldn't be a Mostaza Seed blog post if I didn't offer up some suggestions for vintage and vintage inspired products!
Big Chill Refridgerators and Appliances! You may recognize this fridge from the Rachel Ray show. It's just so charming! I've always wanted a vintage fridge, but don't know that it would be fun to deal with it breaking down or being extremely non-energy efficient. A Big Chill would be the best of both worlds... All the retro goodness and modern conviniece to boot!
Search for salvage yards in your area to find a beautiful, time tested, vintage kitchen sink!
You can easily find vintage 50's and 60's dinnette sets on ebay,
Or purchase a vintage reproduction like this from KitchenSource.com.
Vintage 1940's/50's White and Red Kitchen Cabinet from Etsy seller thevintagesupplyco, $350
Schoolhouse Electric Co. makes some of the most gorgeous vintage style light fixtures!
Blue Floral Ransburg Canisters from Etsy seller lisabretrostyle2, $26
The Oster Classic Beehive Blender, $62
Typhoon, UK based design firm that designs vintage inspired kitchenware. Genius!
Wood Retro Kitchen "Eat" Sign by Etsy seller oldnewagain, $54
All this kitchen talk has made me hungry! Nick picked up waaaay too many potatoes on Saturday for our Easter lunch (the 5lb bag was cheaper than the 1lb bag), so I'm putting them to good use and making Feta, Spinach Potato Cakes for dinner!
Want to see more vintage-inspired kitchen goodness? Check out part 2 of this series here.