This is no surprise to anyone who knows me, but I love 1960s / 70s design. I'm the type of person who looks on aghast at the people ripping out avacado suites on morning telly, that's how much I love it! One of the best things about the era was the generous use of orange. Just check out this original Dainty Maid kitchen from 1969:
The only thing that could make such a kitchen better is a colourfully patterned backsplash. Like this one:
I would have to get some cute window dressings - perhaps in a light blue, to match the crockery. This set is by Staffordshire Potteries:
I'd need some pots and pans, of course, in a variety of funky 70s patterns. Most of these are Taunton Vale:
And Pyrex. You can never own enough Pyrex. This selection is primarily Arcopal - the jug at the bottom right is in the Scania pattern, which is what most of my actual collection consists of:
Kitschy tea towels would be a must:
Then there's the plastic. Tupperware, anyone?
Who doesn't love an apron?
When it comes to appliances, I'd want the functionality of today but the look of yesterday. Look at these beauties:
Anthony says the above is his worst nightmare but, let's face it, I will get my way some day. Some day...
What would your dream kitchen look like?