30 Home Decor Trends To Thank Baby Boomers For. We can thank Baby Boomers for a lot of things. A crashing housing market, pollution, global warming, the president of the United States, but their best achievement has got to be all these incredible home decor trends.
All sarcasm aside, the Baby Boomer generation has made several… questionable choices throughout their lives. For now, we’ll just focus on those questionable home design choices. Yes, yes, we know that some of these will be shocking and hard for you to accept. You may be angry, and you may disagree. And that's okay. Just know, even if you disagree, you are still wrong.
Baby boomers, aka people born between 1944 and 1964, are considered the greediest generation in American history. This title is mostly driven by the boomer-aged politicians who have repeatedly chosen to cut taxes for the rich rather than invest in the future of the country (such as education, infrastructure, and the like). Wealthy baby boomers introduced the ideals of "trickle down" economics, that major tax cuts would encourage the wealthy to spend more and that money would move down to the larger middle and lower classes. Yeah, turns out it doesn’t quite work that way. Go figure.
Let’s take a look at 30 of the most… interesting home decor trends we can thank Baby Boomers for.