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20 Kitchens from the ’70s That Are So Bad They’re Good

There’s so much texture in a ’70s kitchen! Much more than in just about any other decade of the 20th century, ’70s kitchen decor was filled with straw, rattan, caning, brick, and even yarn! All we can say is that it was a much different time.

Even this mod kitchen has textured parquet floors and rustic ceiling beams. Via/ Instagram

There’s a lot of plaid and shutters going on here. It’s like colonial decor overdrive. Via/ State Archives of Florida

Stripes and damask together? Sure! No problem. Via/ Twitter

Faux brick floors and fruit wallpaper go extremely well together and don’t listen to anyone who says different. Via/ Instagram

This kitchen seems almost bland compared to the others! We love the little TV on the counter though. Via/ State Archives of Florida

Ombre cabinets, patterned tile floor, and striped wallpaper combine for a masterpiece of ’70s design. Via/ Instagram

When track lighting isn’t enough, just add some giant lightbulbs. Via/ Instagram

Late ’70s colonial cottage chic. Finally some tile! Via/ Instagram

There’s so much going on here: a giant houseplant, bar height captain’s chairs, faux brick countertops, harvest yellow fridge, track lighting, and if you look closely you’ll see the hi-fi on the shelf! Via/ Instagram

This faux Hoosier cabinet is very interesting. Via/ State Archives of Florida

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