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A Living and Dining Area Makeover for a Young Couple for P80,000

Interior designer Hannah Acab-Faustino transformed a plain space into a country-inspired sanctuary

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Original Article: Tisha Alvarez Angluben Photography: Miguel Nacianceno Styling: Issa Villar Ching Interior Designer: Hannah Acab Faustino

Homeowners Reinier and Jennie Tatlonghari agree that, as far as houses go, their first place together was not that bad. It had good furniture pieces, decent paint on the walls, and no major structural defects. However, they felt that the home lacked character and personality.

To turn the house into a home for the young couple, interior designer Hannah Acab-Faustino gamely stepped in. After meeting with Reinier and Jennie and looking at their living, dining, and kitchen areas, Hannah decided on a country-inspired style. 

Here are the 5 things that we can learn from the space that now has a warm, cozy, and comfortable feel:

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How Much It Costs:

Handyman
Paint, paint materials, carpentry, tilework, shelving systems, etc. - P 13,530
Robinsons Department Store
Accessories - P 26,618
Ideal Interior Design Services
Mirror - P 2,500
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Wire Shelving - P 5,200
Townes, Inc.
Upholstery fabric - P 3,600
Labor - P 12,000
Others - P 3,301
Grand Total:
66,749

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