1970s-inspired style is making a comeback. From earth-tone color palettes to touches of disco glam, the era of sideburns and Farrah Fawcett hairdos is making its way back into interiors.While they often get a garish rap, there are many ’70s decorating gems you can use to achieve a fresh spin on this over-the-top style.

Whether you decide to go all out with a Studio 54-inspired room or just want to add a few touches of retro glam, here are 12 pieces sure to inspire a groovy 1970s vibe.

Neutral & Natural

Earth tones and natural materials leftover from the 1960s continued to reign supreme in ’70s decorating. Wood-paneled rec rooms, wicker, macramé and shades of brown were often taken to an extreme, but this back-to-nature look is popping up again in projects around the globe.

A rug in earth tones sets the stage for a room full of neutrals, but the geometric pattern gives the subdued color palette a more modern feel.

Schumacher Tenaya Rug 9′ x 12′

A patchwork leather armchair brings a textural and handcrafted look that feels just right.

Percival Lafer for Lafer Patchwork Armchair (1960-1969)

Hunt down pieces that are sculptural and made of natural materials like this laid-back rattan rocking chair. Wicker and rattan never go out of style.

Nanna Ditzel for Modern Living Supplies Nanny Rocking Chair
Lavish Spaces

Over-the-top rooms using metallics and super glam details are another ’70s hallmark that can be used to create a stunning space.

A spiral pendant reminiscent of a disco ball brings a Dance Fever vibe home.

Late-20th Century Verner Panton Spiral Pendant Lamp

The use of luxe materials like this silk rug creates a sensual and extravagant floor covering that screams luxury.

Tai Ping Lagune BO3 Hand-Tufted Rug 8′ x 9’11”

Glamorous Italian pieces from the ’70s like this twisted brass frame mirror remain popular because they add a bit of gold bling. It’s an instant piece of jewelry for your wall.

Italian Twist Mirror Circa 1970
Campy Decorating

Bold, cartoony looks found in ’70s décor prove how this era moved the needle for taking risks in residential design.

A city-inspired cocktail table in peach and metallics is more like a shiny sculpture, and that’s why we love it.

Paul Evans Cityscape Coffee Table (1970-1979)

A polyurethane chair in bright blue is a piece of sculpture you can sit on and smile. It looks a bit like it came from another planet, and that’s part of its charm.

Louis Durot 1970s Expanded Polyurethane Chair

Yes, these bright red, luscious lips are a sofa. Part sculpture, part over-the-top wackiness, there’s no way to deny this ’70s gem.

Louis Durot 1970s Small Lips Plastic Sofa
Orange Crush

Bright orange ran rampant in the ’70s and added a bright burst of color to interiors, remaining stylish to this day.

Molded plastic pieces in citrus brights bring a ’70s vibe to your outdoor space.

JANUS et Cie Scoop Lounge Chair and Bell Side Table

Milo Baughman pieces have a cult following. The clean lines paired with orange upholstery create a pair of chairs coveted by collectors.

Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin Lounge Chairs (1975)

Too afraid to go all-out orange? Rainbow-bright accessories, like this Italian vase, add a touch of orange to a bookshelf or table.

Bruno Gambone Striped Vase (1960-1969)

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