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8 Reasons To Love Retro Appliances

07/28/2014 08:00 am ET

Like any good trend, what's old is new again. This time, in the form of avocado-colored refrigerators and "old-fashioned" mustard yellow sinks.

Yep, "retro appliances" are back and better (or at least brighter) than ever. And surprisingly, they aren't likely to make you cringe like they once did. In fact, we're ready to let them back into our homes -- and, more specifically, our kitchens -- like they never went out of style.

Not convinced? These candy-colored appliances make the case for themselves.

This scale...

Wesco Retro Scale With Clock from Amara, $122.00 scale

This toaster...

Dualit Dual-Slice NewGen Classic Toaster from Bed, Bath and Beyond, $239.99 toaster

This wall oven...

Wall Oven from Big Chill, $2,995 wall oven

This dishwasher...

Retro Dishwasher from Big Chill, $1,695 dishwasher

This coffee machine...

Café Retro Espresso Machine from Brookstone, $399.99 coffee maker

This range...

Model 1956 All-Gas Range from Northstar, $4495 range

This oven...

Bertazzoni Professional Series Electric Oven from Vintage Tub and Bath, $5,019 oven

This refrigerator...

SMEG Refrigerator from West Elm, $1,999 fridge

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