Apparently there was a book series in the 1970s titled Woman Alive and it covered topics such as life, love, fashion, and — you guessed it — decorating. After stumbling across this information we braced ourselves for a good laugh but we were pleasantly surprised to see the above image. We think it is striking and actually very relevant to what's happening in design today...
We're seeing a lot of 70's inspiration in design lately — check out this post on 70s decor in the latest Domino magazine — especially in a lot of wallpaper on the market. This collection of images is a great glimpse into what was real, budget-friendly 70s decor.
And don't get us wrong, there are still plenty of laughs to be had so head over to Jezebel and explore Woman Alive: How To Decorate Without Going Broke in full.