Nevamar “Carnival” design laminate in the “Oyster” colorway — fabulous! The simple triangular shape — line drawn in different colorways over a lighter field — is in the style of the famous Formica boomerang laminates — but different. I get a fair number of questions about the provenance of laminate found in reader homes — seems like I’ve seen this one before — and now we all know who made it and what it’s called.
Reader Kyrsten found this laminate — along with the beautiful Venus patterns we showed closeup here — on a chain o’ samples at a thrift store. And, Kyrsten’s so kind — she’s selling me the chain for my *museum*.
Readers: Alas, you can’t buy this any more. It’s a vintage design no longer made.
But there are quite a few patterned laminate options out there. To see them, dive into: