Nostalgic Mint Green Home Decor Is Making a Big Comeback

Mint is fresh again—and here to stay.

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Brian Woodcock

This refreshingly crisp, pastel-but-not-prissy shade is the comeback color of the moment. (Fortunately, designers haven't shied away from its retro roots). Here are 10 fun ways to infuse your home with this vintage color.

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Throwback Tile
mint green bathroom
Ryann Ford

Designer Meredith Ellis smartly schemed this powder room around its original green tile.

Painted Paneling
mint green paint
Peter Murdock

Take a cue from the designers at Brockschmidt & Coleman and give a staid space a top-to-bottom refresh with Farrow & Ball's Arsenic.

Mint-Condition Appliances
mint green kitchen appliance
TK

Add a pop of mint green to your kitchen with vintage-inspired appliances. For a similar look, try , which fuses midcentury charm with modern technology. (And any appliance maker who includes "Jadite Green" in its colorways is cool with us.)

Porcelain Planter
mint green planter
Courtesy of One King's Lane

$60


Try a patch of herbs (mint, perhaps?) in this stately 9" vessel.

Metal Headboard
mint green metal headboard
Courtesy of Target

$98

This softly hued carbon-steel piece offers industrial appeal without feeling overtly “factory.”

Shaker-Style Bench
mint green shaker bench
Courtesy of Overstock

$181

Made from eco-friendly rubberwood, this simple-yet-sturdy piece adds a practical sort of pretty to a mudroom.

Weathered Island
mint green island
Courtesy of Rejuvenation

$1,800


A chippy green finish gives this one-of-a-kind workstation showstopper cred.

Enamel Pendant
mint green pendant light
Courtesy of Dyke & Dean

$69


The flatter, shallow shade on this indoor-outdoor fixture casts a wide swath of light.

Bread Box
mint green bread box
Courtesy of Country Door

$30


Corral all sorts of counter-crowding odds and ends in this roomy, steel vessel.

Cane Coffee Table
mint green coffee table
Courtesy of Rice by Rice

$422


Perfect for a sunroom, this table has a country-coastal, found-it-at-a-Florida-resale-shop vibe.

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