If you are a traditionalist at heart, then you simply cannot ignore the inexplicable charm of vintage décor. Vintage items add both class and utility to your home, and here are some timeless pieces that you should definitely steal from your grandma’s home to give that authentic vintage touch to your space.
Those looking to add a punch to their children’s bedroom-décor can pick up this exquisite piece. A traditional board game, (called ALUGULIMANE in the local language) played using tamarind seeds or shells by hopping them through the circles of the wooden palette. You can also consider to place it on the center table of the living room -can act as a great conversation starter with guests.
Nothing spells vintage than a cozy little lantern hanging in your garden. This particular style of a lantern, that once decorated the houses of common people before the advent of electricity, makes for a very versatile piece in the vintage décor space.
If you grew up in the 50’s or 60’s, then you will quickly identify these chunky switchboards that were used in every house. They are now making a comeback in the décor department. Don’t bother about their functionality, as they will make for a classy addition to the décor of any room.
A vintage patio is not complete without a bird bath. Hence consider building your compound, giving the upper surface a little depth to hold water. This will invite all the prettiest birds to your garden and make for a joyful sight!
Brass utensils – which were once a kitchen necessity now makes for a winning spot when it comes to Indian vintage décor. They increase the charm of any corner of the house.
When it comes to choosing vintage pieces for your house, a swing can make a whole world of difference. Hanging a rustic wood based swing in your garden or patio will instantly transport you to your grandma’s era.
Whether it is a bedroom that you wish to decorate or your living room, it will remain incomplete without a piece of vintage decor sitting tight. So next time you visit your grandparents’ house, you know what items you need to eye upon!
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