6 Reasons to Grab a Copy of the Dec-Jan Issue

You don’t wanna miss our holiday/entertaining special


Complete your RL collection this year by grabbing a copy of our latest issue! You can even give it as a gift to your friends.

Photographed by Louie Aguinaldo (Christmas News), Dairy Darilag (Shop of the Month, Organize It, and Décor Ideas), Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions (Real Makeover), and Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions (RL Notebook).

Christmas News

Try a different kind of holiday décor this year with our tropical-home-friendly Christmas ornaments

Shop of the Month Special

Now that you’ve got your Christmas bonuses, high-tail it to these off-the-beatan-track, unusual, and beautiful furniture and accessory stores: Lucina, Xbesitzer, CO/OP, Manila Collectibles, and more. 

Décor Ideas

Elegant, lovely, and non-cheesy tabletop centerpieces that can last thru Noche Buena and beyond.

Organize It

How to organize an instant, easy, at-home bar with pieces that you already have (cover story). 

RL Notebook

READERS’ SPECIAL: Our top ten readers’ questions about decorating, renovating, and maintenance answered by our design experts.

Real Makeover

A Pasig family home gets a merry, pattern-happy, colorful makeover for the holidays by designer Van Acuna.

Don't miss these stories and more!

Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now!

Log on to for more details.


Latest Stories

Neutral Colors Make This 50sqm Condo Unit Extra Homey

Taking inspiration from an accent wall, interior designers Honey Mutia Cervantes and Rosa Manduriao were able to achieve a modern yet comfy look for a one-bedroom vacation home in the city

5 Plants That Can Repel Mosquitoes

Keep your home safe and these pesky pests away with these natural solutions

This One Home Appliance Can Cause A Fire

Hint: Did you straighten your hair this morning?

Would You Live Inside This 9sqm Water Pipe?

This modern designer studio unit (inside a water pipe!) in Hong Kong may be the home of the future

Miss Universe Philippines Catriona Gray Is An Awesome Artist

We discovered the Binibining Pilipinas-Universe winner has some mad painting skills!

8 Properties That Will Make You Want to Move to Pampanga ASAP

When it comes to investing in real estate, Pampanga is the place to be right now

Team Kramer Gives A Tour of Their New Home

The house will have an elevator, an infinity pool, and a classroom for the kids

17 Important Loan Terms That You Should Know

Buying a house? Here’s an A-to-T glossary of financial terms that won’t leave you in the dark.

A Loft-Type Bachelor Pad Found Inside a Family Home

The owner worked with interior designer Erika Uichanco to transform an ordinary bedroom into a remarkable, condo-like personal space

This Hostel in Makati Has Calming Bedrooms Perfect for Staycations

The bonus? You get design ideas for the different rooms in your house, too!

Lazada Plans to Launch an Online Grocery This Year

Shopping for the home will be easier as the e-commerce startup aims to build cold storage hubs in Metro Manila and nearby provinces

What Kind of Furniture Do Millennials Look For?

Are they all about aesthetics or do they care about functionality, too?
Load More Stories

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