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Get the Look of a Rustic Filipino-Style Townhouse in Quezon City

Make your space feel like an eclectic Pinoy home with these furniture and accessories

Photography: Ocs Alvarez (Main Photo), Vincent Coscolluela and Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions (products)

Homeowner Jinky's parents acquired this Quezon City townhouse in 1986. Since then, Jinky has been able to transform the property into a space inspired by Philippine culture and heritage. She furnished the rooms with traditional Filipino furniture and unique decor. 

Create a similar feel in your own home with these interesting pieces.

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

Read the original article ("Get the Look") in the December 2013-January 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. 

Buffet Cabinet

P30,000, All About Home Furniture 

Ceramic Stool

P7,795, Dimensione 

Framed Mirror

P14,950, Dimensione 


P199.75, L’Indochine 

Narra Bench with Solihiya

Price available upon request, Jo-Liza Arts and Antiques 

Pendant Glass Lights
Pendant Glass Light

Prices available upon request, Jo-Liza Arts and Antiques 

Venita Torso

P2,000, Chrysara Nest 

Wooden Candle Holders

P6,950 (small), P7,950 (big), Dwell 



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