Retro, Vintage History Lesson – The Plastic Pink Flamingo

080415-pink flamingo art history copy

Here’s a cultural history design lesson for you. Did you know that all three elements of this iconic lawn ornament – plastic, pink and the animal itself – have a particular relevance to the late 1950s? Crazy right?!

Read on to fill your brain with kitschy goodness – The cultural history of the plastic pink flamingo.

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