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13 Quirky and Colorful Finds Starting at P50

Complete your space with these pieces inspired by a young couple's first home

Original Article: Bubbles Salvador Photography: Miguel Nacianceno (Main Photo), Dakila Angeles, Dairy Darilag and Louie Aguinaldo Styling: Tala Singson

There is something so refreshing and invigorating about visiting a young couple's first home together. It is exciting to see a starter space filled with hope, joy, and newly wedded bliss. In this case, homeowners Nell and Georgia del Rosario complemented a predominantly white condo with bright colors, travel-inspired details, and DIY projects.

If you would like a similar feel in your own sanctuary, here are 13 great pieces that you may want to buy:

Read the original article ("Starter Space") in the February 2015 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App. Log on to for more details.

Chevron Pillow

P49.75, The Landmark

Scallop Pillow

Find similar at SM Home

Popsicle Pillow

P1,200, Heima

Malibu Sofa

Price available upon request, Calligaris

Microfibre Blanket

P899.75, Our Home

Brady Beatcase

P18,000, Re/tazzo 

Gavin Beatcase

P13,000, Re/tazzo 

Skylar Rolling Bar

P17,590, Crate & Barrel

Pineapple Print

P3,500, Heima

“There’s No Place Like Home” Print

P2,600, Heima

Wall Art

P450, Mandaue Foam

Floor Lamp

P9,995, Our Home

Wall Clock

P679.75, Dimensione



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