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Get the Look of a Colorful Two-Storey House in Quezon City

Create a bright and happy house with these furniture and accessories

Original Article: Bubbles Salvador Photography: Ocs and Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions, Dakila Angeles and Jun Pinzon Styling: Issa Villar and Dagny Madamba

Homeowners Gary and Riza Gardoce moved into a 270sqm, two-storey home after 13 years of living with Riza's parents. However, even after two repainting jobs, they were still unhappy with their new space. 

Thankfully, Gary saw the work of contributing editor Issa Villar in the pages of Real Living Magazine and he immediately contacted her to help redesign their living, dining, and spare rooms. With Issa's expertise, the family home has been turned into a bright and happy space filled with playful shades.

Discover how to create a similar look for your own home with these furniture and accessories.

Click here to see more photos and view the full home tour.

Read the original article ("In Living Color") 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.


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Statue of Liberty

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Chopstick Chair

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Forsa Desk Lamp

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Dotted Pillow

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