Around the Kitchen in 80 years

Around the kitchen in 80 years: The Now(sies)

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So here we are bang up to date. We have gone from those roaring days of the twenties to nearly almost 100 years later to 2013. What a journey hey? It can safely be said that kitchens throughout this period have developed drastically, the basic principles have stayed the same but the core function has […]

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Around the Kitchen in 80 years: The Dazzling Noughties

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Trends from the 1990’s carried on through the 2000’s, kitchens remained simple & sophisticated. However, now maybe we could suggest they were becoming a status symbol… Kitchens of the 2000’s were quite neutral in colour & we can see the introduction of solid wood or…

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Around the Kitchen in 80 years: The Hip-Hoping Nineties

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Now that we are at the 90’s I feel like we are getting there!!! No more disco dancers or party peeps, we are now on to the age of hip hop and the influence of urban culture. Looking back at some of the pictures of fashion at the time it makes me think, were we really all walking around with baggy trousers???

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Around the Kitchen in 80 years: The Partying Eighties

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So I think with this decade I am well and truly clutching at straws with a suitable word to go with it, but hey ho everything was apparently acceptable in the eighties!!! So lets go with partying… as every picture I see involves neon and leg warmers, it can’t be that far off of the mark…

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Around the Kitchen in 80 years: The Discoing Seventies

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Moving on then from those swinging days of the sixties to the discoing days of the seventies, times must have been good. After all this was the era when John Travolta donned that infamous 3 piece white suit and strutted his stuff to Saturday Night Fever…

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Around the Kitchen in 80 years: The Swinging Sixties

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The swinging sixties!!! Well need I say anymore? War was well & truly over, life was getting back to normal & all I can think is Austin Powers!! Life in the 1960’s was essentially becoming less rigid & change was occurring. People’s attitudes & opinions were more relaxed…

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