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Designing the perfect 70s living room

Duration: 06:09

With changes to legislation encouraging more and more people to become homeowners, the 1970s was the decade when DIY and interior design soared in popularity. During this boom in home decorating two very distinct styles began to emerge. BBC Review pitched an enthusiast for furniture that is ‘built to last’ against a fan of ‘lettuce green’ and lampshades.

Available since: Fri 13 Apr 2012


Series Producer
Steve Condie
Dominic Sandbrook
Fatima Salaria
Executive Producer
Dominic Crossley-Holland
Joe Jewell

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The 70s Get It On 70-72

1/4 A look at the 70s as the decade where Britons first felt the thrill of freedom and money.

First broadcast: 16 Apr 2012

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