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An Innovations Manager's 50sqm Loft with Small Space Solutions

Interior designer Wilan Dayrit completely renovated this bachelor pad and second home in Manila

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Original Article: Bubbles Salvador Photography: Paolo Feliciano Styling: Dagny Madamba and Tala Singson Interior Designer: Wilan Dayrit

When innovations manager, dentist, and chef Dennis Hipolito purchased his own 50sqm loft-type unit in Manila, he wanted to incorporate elements inspired by urban-style homes that he lived in in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco.

To fulfill the homeowner's request, interior designer Wilan Dayrit chose a cool modern industrial design for the one-bedroom unit. He also made the most of the small area by replacing the old staircase with a space-saving spiral staircase. He even added new storage options, including a shoe rack, wall-mounted shelves, and cabinets with nearly invisible doors.

Read the original article ("Lofty Ideals") in the June 2015 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App. Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details.

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