Lets start with 1966 Aust. Better Homes & Gardens. Take away the carnations and you could be looking at a Modern lounge!
Here's a page from 1959 Aust Home Journal
Don't you just love the Horse on the
And I would repaint my china cabinet Red, if I had one.
This is from a doorstop of a Book from the mid fifties called Newnes Better Home Making- oh what a treasure trove for so many things but the decor sections are STUNNING!
On a different Colour ideal here is a room displayed in the Aust Women's Weekly 1969.
Part of me is revolted by this room and the other half of me loves it.