Spotlight: Time Warp
My kitchen has not been updated since it was built in the ’60s. Sometimes I find it adorable, vintage and eclectic, but other times I definitely feel like I’m living in a time warp! So it was a joy to see some entries by people who were definitely in the same boat.
Christina dreams of a new kitchen, but “awakes to a 1950s nightmare.” She wants to makeover her dated appliances and cabinets.
Fish’s daughter describes her father’s’60s kitchen as like a museum, with the flowery wallpaper, linoleum flooring and avocado green appliances. His kids tell him he should charge admission!
As a stay-at-home mom, SindyAS loves to cook her family hearty meals, but, as she explains in her fun video, it would be easier for her with a more efficient kitchen.
With its pink and grey linoleum floor, metal cabinets and leaky window, Alicia’s kitchen has not been renovated since the house was built in 1960. Alicia and her husband have a newborn and she feels their growing family would truly benefit from a bigger and better environment to work in.
Blondy got all dolled up in her finest attire to make her video in July of 1972. Wait, it’s 2012? She was entirely convinced by her kitchen that it was still the ’70s!
Thanks, everyone, for sharing your videos! Starting Monday, we’ll be announcing the finalists and winner of our Kitchen of Your Dreams contest so see you back here then. My fingers are crossed for all of you!
Have a glorious weekend.