This 1956 Kitchen Hasn’t Been Touched For 50 Years

The fate of this period kitchen is uncertain, but we’re glad to have had a look into such a strangely-preserved historic space!

The first thing you’ll notice is that this kitchen has pink everywhere

 


These are the buttons to an electric stovetop – note the old-school cover

 

This fridge is mounted at eye-level, like a cabinet

Even the oven is pink!

The appliances all still come with their 1950s manuals

Source: Bored Panda

The fridge is a bit small , but at least it’s… pink


The dishwasher pulls all the way out

In a strange and unexpected discovery, furniture designer and creator Nathan Chandler found and bought a home that had remained sealed since 1956, keeping its mid-century American interior perfectly intact. Though the house has recently been sold, the retro interior design of this kitchen provided us with a look at a time long gone.

More info: Flickr (h/t: retrorenovation, demilked)

Here’s what dish detergent looked like in the 50s


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