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YankeeIrishRose

10:02AM | 01/20/05
Member Since: 01/19/05
1 lifetime posts
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Hi all,

I'm remodeling my kitchen and restoring it back to the 1940's. My home was built in 1942 and I guess I'm a throwback to the era ... LOL.

I cannot find a single thing online with a visual model of a 1940's kitchen and need help as to what colors were most popular. Also I need pics of vintage appliances.

Thanks,

Karen

Karen

mydogcody1

05:18AM | 02/26/05
Member Since: 02/25/05
3 lifetime posts
I recently bought a canister set from the 40's and it was bright red strawberries and green leaf's. You might want to check out the antique stores and also flea markets. At least you could get an idea of the types of appliances and accessories that were used in the 40's

good luck

steff143

02:04PM | 03/21/05
Member Since: 02/21/05
1 lifetime posts
just read your post and wondered if you ever got any info. I am in the same boat

BV000037

04:59PM | 12/30/12
Check oldhouseonline.com. A great resource for those renovating in certain styles.
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