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10 Fantastic Grandmillennial Decor Ideas

The term “grandmillennial decor” is derived from two separate words put together: granny and millennial. It describes old-time decor or design ideas that seem outdated to some people.

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However,  in the world of home decor, nothing ever gets old. You can always find something stylish to add to your living space from old or vintage decor.

It is the latest trend and you’ve probably found some videos online about grandmillennial decor. However, some people prefer not to use the term “grandmillenial decor” so they just go with the more simple “granny chic.”

If you’re planning to use this theme, you should be looking at items that were fashionable in the mid-1920s to late ’30s.

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Why Choose Grandmillenial Decor?

What’s not to like about it? Many people want a rustic feel mixed with a modern design in their homes. The grandmillenial style gives a delightful blend of the old and the new. You can design your home using old items from your Granny’s house and transform it into a modern look.

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You can use the grandmillenial theme in your living room, bedroom, kitchen, and in your wall art and furniture.

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We will be giving you some snazzy ideas for your grandmillenial decor if you have decided to try the trend.

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10 Ideas For Grandmillenial Decor

1. A Timeless Chintz

You can decorate your home using this timeless fabric. Many homeowners are now turning to this fabric to design their walls.

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2. Needlepoint

For some, needlepoint is an old granny hobby, but did you know it looks lovely on throw pillows? However, you don’t have to stick to old-fashioned and you’re free to tweak things a bit. Why not update some classic designs or add bold edges? Your needlepoint, your preference. It’s great for gifts, too.

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3.  China Cabinets

You can do something different with a China cabinet by switching up what you display on the shelves. These cabinets may have been fashionable in the past but they’re back in style again!

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4. Pink Tiles

You can recreate this bathroom’s fantastic retro design by using pink tiles in your own home.

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5. Ornate Frames

Looking at these ornate frames like the ones your grandparents had can take you down memory lane. Well, you’re in luck if you have their old frames. They are very much back in style.

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6. Decorative Antique Plates

If you’re thinking of styling your walls, try using decorative plates with old designs. Hang them in whatever arrangement you like best.

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7. Colored Glassware

Adding colors can make your home look classy and elegant. You can use colored glassware to bring a much lighter atmosphere to your home.

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8. Quilts

Grandmother’s quilt adds a cozy retro style. It can help give a warm and homey feel many people love.

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9. Pintuck Pillows

Your bedroom might just be missing a touch of something soft, like these pintuck pillows. There are more modern styles to choose from, or you can just revisit the old designs.

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10. Floral Wallpaper

Floral patterns never really go out of fashion. For a cheerful look, you can design your home using colorful flowery patterns. It is familiar and classy at the same time.

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Judith Ejike

I write for decoist.

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