RL Picks: A Pinoy Tropical Space

With today's product picks, each day will feel like a day in the beach


To make this look work, interior designer Kimi Manuel shares a tip: “If you want to use natural fibers and textiles, do so sparingly as small accents like throw pillows. You can also use abaca as a wall or ceiling treatment. Just make sure to apply it strategically for a more contemporary look.” 

Picks by Dagny Madamba, Paula de Guzman, and Tala Singson. Photographed by Dairy Darilag and Kurt Alvarez / ACME Visual Productions.

Read the original article and get more information on the stores featured here ("Tropical Pickings") in the April 2014 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to for more details. 

Klismos Counterpart

Bellini Chair, P12,000, Locsin

Oval Inspiration

Basilio Rattan Chair, P17,000, Locsin

Mirror Tales

Urban Twig Mirror, P15,800, Casa Ligna

Fancy Fern

Stone Wall Art, find similar at Casa Ligna

Soft Accents

Camel Polyhem Crisscross Bead Pillow, P2,000, Casa Ligna

Raffia Natural with Coco Shells, P3,400, Casa Ligna

A Day at the Beach

Jars with shells, P99.75 (large), P79.75 (small), Kultura Filipino

Motive for Votive

Candle Votives, P349.75 each, Kultura Filipino

Egg Light

Boja Table Lamp, P4,500, Mobler

*Prices are subject to change.

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