20 Ultra-Chic Vintage Kitchen Ideas Inspired by the Last Mid-Century!

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Antique and vintage decor and interior themes are taking kitchen redecorating by a storm. You can blend so much more beauty to your kitchen by brightening it up with a vintage-themed piece of furniture or decoration, or simply reflecting the essence with its overall scheme, restoring the magic from the the years 1920 – 1950. To get that awesomeness going in your very own kitchen below are 20 Vintage Kitchen Ideas Inspired by the Last Mid-Century!


Chic Vintage Kitchen Ideas

1. Charming Window Shutters

Charming Window Shutters

Add an all new vibrance to those regular kitchen windows by constructing your own vintage-themed wooden window shutters. Painted in a brilliant shade of white, the perfect cottage like addition is actually constructed using simple Ikea bed slats.

DIY Details : ilovethatjunk

2. Metal Letter Industrial Kitchen Sign

Metal Letter Industrial Kitchen Sign

Employ metal letters to put together a DIY industrial kitchen sign that weaves vintage essence throughout the space when installed over the sink. The letters from Michael’s are screwed and mounted on a wooden board painted white.

DIY Details : lizmarieblog

3. Vintage Coca-Cola Crate Spice Rack

Vintage Coca-Cola Crate Spice Rack

Transform a super gorgeous vintage Coke crate into a huge spice rack, avoiding the hassle of scrolling through the shelves to grab the right jar. Vacuum the shelf, simply hang it on the wall with extra large picture hangers.

DIY Details : bro-haha

4. Farmhouse Thrift Store DIY

Farmhouse Thrift Store DIY

Head to the thrift store and grab a bunch of vintage books with pastel-toned covers, and tie them together with a jute rope to form a knife holder. One heck of a farmhouse-themed decor element with great functionality!

DIY Details : thecottagemarket

5. Vintage Wooden and Wire Kitchen Utensils Display

Vintage Wooden and Wire Kitchen Utensils Display

At times, a few intended imperfections work wonders to get that worn-out yet amazing appearance to the space. And this utensils display made out of an old wooden board, hooks and some wires does that just perfect.

DIY Details : decorationforhouse

6. Antique Silverware – Fine Dining Sign

Antique Silverware – Fine Dining Sign

Don’t simply throw away those tarnished old spoons, forks and knives – instead use them to build this charming Fine Dining Sign. The words are painted on a tongue and groove board coated with chalk-style paint, finally affixing the silverware.

DIY Details : knickoftime

7. Antique Wire Basket

Antique Wire Basket

Neither does this stunning wire baskets call for any steps of construction nor any makeovers – its antique appeal alone is worthy enough to let the basket grab a spot for itself on the kitchen counter, housing beautiful silverware.

DIY Details : knickoftime

8. Vintage Cheese Grater Organizer

Vintage Cheese Grater Organizer

A vintage cheese grater when attached to a piece of reclaimed wood, gives you a kitchen organizer worth falling in love with. Hanged with a rustic chain, the piece can also be used to hold flowers with a jar inside.

DIY Details : homeroad

9. Enamel Mug Organizer

Enamel Mug Organizer

All about the concept of subtle, this organizer is an unconventional storage for your kitchen. It sports 3 enamel mugs on a reclaimed wood, having one of them placed upright and the other two sideways. The cup handles work as towel hangers!

DIY Details : homeroad

10. Footboard Upside Down

Footboard Upside Down

Putting a vintage footboard upside down is the key to building this marvellous shelf with white distressed paint. Cut the bars and replacing them with a piece of wood to form the shelf, while decoupaged flowers and golden hooks add the final touches.

DIY Details : hometalk

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