Bride’s House Revisited LIFE 4/23/56 (United States Steel Homes) Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 10 thoughts on “Bride’s House Revisited” Add yours Any idea why it was called a Bride’s House? I am wondering if it meant it was a starter home sort of idea and thus associated with newlyweds? In which case, the first way I would exercise my freedom to live as I pleased would to not be having so many visitors (who I assume are parents of the newlyweds) visiting. I may not even have told them my new address. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I was wondering that, too. Newlyweds need time to themselves. Then I read “See why House Beautiful’s Guide for the Bride selected it above all others as the ideal Bride’s House of 1956.” So I guess you pick your house before you move in, and then you have a home to move into together. A starter house, as you say. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It is interesting that it is marketed towards the female spouse, isn’t it? Or perhaps they sold it as a Groom’s House in other publications. LikeLiked by 1 person You’re right. Who cared about her opinion back then? LikeLiked by 2 people How cool would it be to decorate a house in that style today? I think I would love it! ❤ Diana xo LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I think it’s so fun! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply What parts of the house were steel? Surely the interior walls were something more conventional. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It begs the question. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Floorplan looks like 3 bedroom – 1 bath. Yeah, that explains the bride house thing. Try living with one bath when you got kids or are past the newly wed phase. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Then they should call it, “You’re going to list this house in two years.” LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply to kerbey Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.