1960s kitchen with wall refrigerator freezerHere is a kitchen style that we have not seen featured on the blog before, as I recall. It’s a kitchen with cabinets made from two contrasting colors or designs of laminate. In this case: A starburst white laminate is the “field” color — and yo, a Brady Bunch orange is added to the Revco built-in refrigerator-freezer, wall cabinet doors and as a pop of trim. This kitchen is for sale — click on through for more yummy photos…1960s-kitchenTake notice of the vintage woven window shade and the dishwasher — lovely!

1960s-orange-and-starburst-laminate-kitchenI cropped this shot to show that the orange is laminate — not paint. You gotta love the Fred Flinstone floor, too!

coppertone starburst cabinet pulls on starburst laminate kitchen cabinetsCoppertone kitchen cabinet pulls sitting on starburst escutcheons, or backplate. 

(Remember, you can replicate this style — although not exactly, and not in coppertone — with knobs and starburst backplates available from Rejuvenation

1960s kitchen with starburst laminate cabinets52PostnBeam, our cabinet expert over on our Forum (now defunct) where this kitchen was originally posted, says that the Revco refrigerator-freezer shown is pretty darn rare.

1960s turquoise bathroom with mermaid shower door

The person who is selling the kitchen also sent me photos of the bathroom. It also is getting gutted, and she is happy to sell all the bathroom hardware as well. Hall Mack fish towel rings! A mermaid shower door (note: Be aware of the potential un-tempered glass issue — consult with a professional.) She even mentions: A toilet set embedded with pennies… And do I spy with my little eye maybe a nice mirror with built-in cosmetic box?

lilac bathroom

 Bathroom with lilac sink, toilet and tub. Love the Hall Mack shell towel hardware. 

Here is the craigslist link, all this stuff is on Long Island, NY, no prices “make an offer”: 1960s laminate kitchen cabinets.

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  1. wen says:

    Always gut wrenching whenever I watch those ‘makeover’ shows and the host always say, ‘We should get rid dof this ‘tired’ look…” Hey it’s not tired, it’s a work of art!

  2. RandiBGood says:

    Hey Kim- If you decide not to repair that Revco set, please message me, I’ve been looking for a set since I saw this article. This is my dream kitchen. It gave me the confidence to go ahead with orange when I remodel my kitchen!

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