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A 68sqm Hotel-Like Haven with a Chic Color Palette

This home proves that the key to a beautiful space is having the courage to go out of your comfort zone

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Photography: Jojo Gloria Interior Designer: Nicca Sarmiento

Nowadays, having a halfway home isn’t uncommon. While staying in a posh hotel is always a great experience, there's always something extra special about being welcomed into the comforts of your own place.

Owned by a family based in the Middle East, this condo unit is a result of consultations via Skype and long-distance phone calls. Since the owners and their three kids wanted to have a space they can call their own when they visit Manila, interior designer Nicca Sarmiento came up with a contemporary look that prioritizes function and comfort. An open layout was chosen for the common areas as the dining, living, and cooking spaces can be accessed with ease. The young designer also worked with the right mix of neutrals and textured furnishings to give the unit a vacation home vibe.

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