1970s Modular Dinette Set Furniture Popular materials were Lucite, glass, vinyl, and leather, as well as metal, chrome and wood. Chrome and glass created a clean, space age look. Plastic became an acceptable material for furniture, and beanbag chairs became a trend for relaxed seating.
A popular flooring trend of the 60s was shag rugs. Also brightly colored textured rugs and rugs made in India and Morocco. No-wax vinyl floors were coming into vogue, replacing harder to care for linoleum.