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Get the Look of an Industrial-style 1950s Apartment in Quezon City

Create an eclectic feel at home with these rustic wood, metal, and leather pieces

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Photography: Miguel Nacianceno

Ninel Constantino, an artist and faculty member at the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts, renovated her lola's old apartment so that she could have her own personal space. With her lifestyle in mind, she was able to create the perfect space for making art and entertaining friends.

Ninel completed the rooms with animal door pulls, lamp shades, wooden figures, bamboo nesting boxes, and vintage Chinese ad posters from her trips around Asia, Europe, and the Unites States. 

If you would like to have a similar feel in your own area, here are pieces made from wood, metal, and leather that you may want to consider.

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

Read the original article ("Get the Look") in the February 2014 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details. 

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