Array
Condos

A 135sqm Sanctuary in Makati’s Business District

A homeowner finds solace in a simplified, streamlined space

Shares
Original Article: Chinggay Labrador Photography: Miguel Nacianceno Styling: Gwyn GS Guanzon Interior Designer: Lisa Salvador

Leaving his spacious residence in Alabang behind, a widower in his 60s gets a second wind on life by moving into a smaller space in the heart of the city. With breathtaking views of the bustling streets of Makati and the distant mountains of Antipolo, the 135sqm space has proved to be quite a sanctuary for the businessman.

The interior designer, Lisa Salvador of Studio 10.48, wanted to give her client a classic but masculine space befitting of his stature. Though the condominium unit is very much like a bachelor's pad, its aesthetics is conservative and tasteful. Making full use of the unit’s high ceiling, Salvador anchored the design on a linear theme. Earth-toned mosaics were vertically embedded along the living area's tanguile wood panels. Huge glass windows make the space even more spacious with functional furniture, tastefully designed, completing the look.

Original article by Chinggay Labrador. Styling by Gwyn GS Guanzon. Photographed by Miguel Nacianceno. 

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Read the original article (“Linear Equation”) in the April 2007 issue of Real Living Magazine. To download a digital copy of Real Living Magazine, visit Summit Newsstand at https://summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living. 

CONTINUE READING BELOW
Recommended Videos

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares

Read more stories about

Latest Stories

Basic Things to Consider When You're Ready to Buy Your First Condo

Are you ready for your first real estate investment?

This 27sqm Condo Unit Will Make You Fall in Love with the Japandi Style

Japanese aesthetic meets Scandinavian style in this homey space

This Couple Shares How They Went DIY With Their Cozy, Blush Pink Home

Soy and Crissy Valiente prove that hard work (and a lot of patience and paint) can help you upgrade your space and call it your own.

This Country, Shabby Chic-Inspired Balcony Makeover Is What Your Dainty Dreams Are Made Of

The space seamlessly connects with Christine Limaco's country-themed home!

Here’s Why You Should Look Forward to Art Fair 2021

This year's Art Fair will also be offering digital works for sale!

What's a Cloud Kitchen? This One May Soon Be in Your Neighborhood

Kraver's Canteen unveils their expansion plans.

Smokeless Grills That Are Not Just for Your Samgyupsal Nights

These smokeless grills can cook delicious food!
Load More Stories

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