RL Reader of the Week: Kay Gastador

Our RL Reader of the Week shows us her home and reveals what she loves best about Real Living


Our RL Reader of the Week is Kay Gastador (Instagram: @chewiilove). Kay lives in a Makati condominium and has been reading the magazine since 2011. 

Real Living (RL): What is your favorite Real Living section? 

Kay Gastador (Kay): What I like the  most are the Real Makeeovers. Because the section gives me ideas on how I can redesign my own home.

RL:  What is the biggest lesson that you have learned from Real Living?

Kay: It does not need to be expensive to look good.

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Living Room

Kay dressed up her black loveseat with colorful printed pillows. 

DIY Wall Art

To add color to her plain wall, Kay worked on DIY artworks.

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Home Office

Wall-mounted shelves filled with books and decor hang over Kay's workstation. 

Entertainment Area

Her mini entertainment system is kept neat and organized with a white ledge and console. 


A sophisticated black-and-white pattern changes the feel of the bedroom.


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