Retro kitchen - 1950's style

custom built retro 50's kitchen with formica worktop


For this kitchen, the clients asked me if I could create a 1950's look. They provided photos of original kitchens from the period for me to work from.


50's kitchen with Smeg fridge


Chrome yellow formica kitchen worktop with aluminium edging






The worktop was custom made using "Chrome Yellow" formica with a brushed aluminium edging.

inset chrome handles in radiused surface mount 1950's style kitchen door







Chrome finger-pull handles are inset in the doors which overlay the bespoke cabinet frames.

To complete the retro look, the doors have radiused edges and corners.









1950's style angled wall cabinet with formica and reeded glass doors custom made

The angled wall cabinet was designed to have matching handles and formica sliding doors.

The upper doors are reeded glass - still available at most glass merchants!