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12 Essentials for a Bright and Colorful Kitchen

Create a modern cooking corner with these interesting finds

Photography: Dairy Darilag, Paolo Feliciano and Kurt Alvarez Styling: Dagny Madamba and Tala Singson

Add more color to your kitchen for a fun and cheerful space! Start by stacking vibrantly-hued dinnerware neatly on the countertop. Complement the area with kitchen towels that have playful patterns. You can also update the look by changing the light fixtures. 

If you would like a similar look in your kitchen, here are must-haves that you can consider.

From left to right:

  • 63 SieMatic Kitchen, available at SieMatic, Focus Global
  • Jute Vegetable Storage, P88, Japan Home Center
  • Clear Plastic Measuring Cup, P88, Daiso Japan
  • Kitchen Aid Mixer, price available upon request, Focus Global
  • Chevron Printed Towels, P95 set of two, True Value

Read the original article ("Three Moods, Three Kitchens") in the November 2014 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to for more details.

  • Yellow Green Plate and Wooden Spatulas, find similar at SM Home
  • Exposed Bulb Lighting, find similar at Urban Abode 
  • Stripes and Medallion Patterned Kitchen Towels, P95 set of two, True Value
  • Franke Esprit Kitchen Faucet, available at at Designo Atelier
  • Sink, part of Wave II Modular Kitchen, available at Designo Atelier
  • Movable Storage Tables, available at Bulthaup

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