Yes, I am going in with some big patterns, bright colours and retro flourishes. In other words, 1970s-style wallpapers as I pick out 10 of my favourite designs available right now. Read more
Plenty of options for retro walls these days, but I think the midcentury modern wallpaper range by Spoonflower is currently my favourite. Read more
Not sure if this is aimed at kids or big kids. Basically, if you like old games machines, you’ll probably appreciate the retro gaming wallcovering by Murals Wallpaper. Read more
Cole & Son has been producing wallpapers for over 300 years, so you would expect the company to have a pretty decent archive. It has – and the new Frontier collection of wallpaper is sourced from it.
According to the company, the new collection is based on a bygone era of 'exotic travel and discovery'. All the archive designs have been re-coloured for the modern market and all are incredibly eye-catching designs.
The one above is typical. It's called Tropical Birds and is an original 1950s design by Una Lindsey – those birds available in a range of colours from off white to emerald green. if you want a roll, it retails online for £65.