It looked great with my white painted vintage coffee table and red sofa. We wore that fabric out and then I reupholstered it in bright yellow. I still have the chair and it has been through many incarnations over the past 37 years.
Now I am seeing brand new things like these:
And this great tray from Marimekko:
Don't these look like they belong with my old chair? I was either ahead of my time, or it is true that everything old really is new again.