Array
Decorating

5 Ways To Decorate with Rattan

It's more than just grandma's ordinary wicker

Shares
Photography: @the_boho_bungalow and @caneline via Instagram (Main Photo)

Just like the banig, rattan items are a staple in every Pinoy home—be it bags, accessories and most importantly, furniture. Aside from its clean lines and timeless form, these pieces can also last you for years or it might not even need replacing at all. To help you incorporate this vintage classic into your present day aesthetic, here are a few ideas you can try: 

If you're all about the sun, sand and sea, a few rattan furniture pieces will surely make you feel like you're at the beach everyday. Pair it with tropical and avian-printed accessories to complete the look! 

READ: 5 Tropical-Inspired Design Ideas For Beach Lovers

Rattan, one of the most lightweight and eco-friendly materials, isn't just for furniture—you can use it for accent pieces, too. This pillowcase might not be the best option for napping, but it gives the perfect homey touch to this window seat (as seen in photo). 

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Wicker furniture is also known to be very durable and can withstand most weather conditions which makes it a great option for outdoor furniture. Dress up your lanai seating with a few throws and an eye-catching centerpiece to give it an inviting vibe. 

READ: 5 Outdoor Areas Perfect For Al Fresco Dining

Spruce up the cubbyholes in your entryway by going for rattan bins instead of generic plastic pieces. Aside from being extra sturdy, they can also give your foyer a one-of-a-kind rustic charm. 

If you're looking to make a modern-industrial space feel a bit more cozy, a rattan rocking chair will do the trick. Complement it with a neutral-colored area rug for a balanced look. 

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares
Recommended Videos

Latest Stories

Maggie Wilson's Casa Consunji Will Make Your Tropical Dream Home Possible

The store boasts of modern signature pieces made from natural elements.

5 Steps to Starting Your Own Organic Container Garden of Herbs and Vegetables

You don't need a green thumb to grow your own veggies and herbs at home.

7 Ideas to Make Your Small Bathroom Look Big

It's important to be smart about how you decorate and organize.

5 Reasons Child-Sized Furniture Is a Worthy Investment for Your Home

For one, smaller furniture is much safer for young kids to use.

7 Stores to Shop for Kids and Child-Sized Furniture (Beds, Chairs and Tables, and More)

Let your child's personality shine by choosing unique pieces for her room!

The Favorite Furniture Stores of Manila's Most Discerning

If luxe and exceedingly stylish furniture is what you're after, check this list out.

Porcelain vs Ceramic for Bathroom Tiles: Here's How and What to Choose

Should you go for porcelain tiles or ceramic tiles? A licensed interior designer gives her advice

10 Cute Pots for Your Plant Babies

Give your little green friends the home they deserve!

Andi Manzano Offers a Peek at Her Line of Child-Sized Furniture (Available in October!)

The actress collaborated with a home store that specializes in furniture for babies and kids.

Where to Find Wall Stickers for Your Child's Bedroom (No Need for a New Paint Job!)

You can get wall stickers in lots of unique colors and designs.

'Walang Trabahong Pang-Forever': 5 Lessons on Investing from Dimples Romana

Dimples and her husband have been investing in real estate properties since 16 years ago when they got married.

Take Note: Here's How Often You Should Wash Your Bed Sheets

There's a recommended general rule of thumb you should remember.
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!