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People Are Sharing Blatant Examples Of Boomer Home Decor, And It's Definitely A Little Shady

"Stacks of newspapers."

Recently, a Reddit user asked, "What are some blatant examples of a 'boomer' home?" People came through with these examples that are a litttttle sassy, but overall pretty accurate.

A middle-aged man sits at a wooden table and bench in a large kitchen, reading a newspaper

Here's some of what they said:

1. "Those 'Live, Laugh, Love' signs."

u/Go_Green_Bay12

2. "'Cute' knickknacks on the front porch and wall-to-wall carpeting."

u/janewp

3. "Thomas Kinkade painting in the living room. Thomas Kinkade paintings are the easiest way to tell if I won't like someone."

u/DaveSW777

4. "Covering ugly designed stuff with other stuff, like fridge cabinets or floral couch covers or wallpaper."

u/luciliddream

5. "Doilies."

U/gorosheeta

A teacup, vase with flowers, and truffle chocolates in a platter with a doily below it

6. "Yellow oak cabinets, pink in the kitchen that is called 'coral' or 'cranberry,' gold-colored fixtures, and knobs everywhere."

u/CinnamonB123

7. "Wallpaper — everywhere."

u/uselessbeachball

8. "The paintings of sad, big-eyed children that were popular in the '60s and '70s. A lot of people had them when I was a kid."

u/PAGodzilla

9. "Stacks of newspapers."

u/grerplecake

A stack of newspapers, topped by bananas, atop pullout drawers

10. "Cabinets with glass doors, and ceramic birds or figurines that are proudly displayed."

u/Spamh8r

11. “Houses that look as if nobody lives in them, and Architectural Digest photo shoot stuff in fixtures and other things.”

u/TalonsNProseGirl

An immaculate kitchen with some pears and cheese on a cutting board

12. "The urn with the ashes of Aunt Chloe."

u/SerMercutio

13. "The giant-ass wooden spoon and fork on the kitchen wall."

u/Atheva31

Two women at a stove with cooking utensils hanging on the wall above the stove

14. "Fake flowers. They can be tacky looking, but I think if people are rocking the 1890s style with candlesticks and whatnot, it can work."

u/HarrisonRyeGraham

Fake flowers in a vase on a windowsill next to a figurine of a dog

15. "All the home decor comes from Kirkland's."

u/yeahwellokay

16. "In the 1970s, just about everyone had a poster showing an orange cat hanging onto a tree limb with the words 'Hang in there, baby' or sometimes 'Hang in there baby, Friday is coming.' It was hugely popular."

u/honi__soit

So now it's your turn. Let me know in the comments below what you think defines boomer home decor — or millennial/Gen Z decor!

Note: Some comments have been edited for length and/or clarity.