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9 Quirky Knickknacks for the Home

Inject a bit of fun and personality to your space with these picks

Photography: Jun Pinzon (Main Photo)

Do you love collecting figurines and cute trinkets? You can start adding to your collection by opting for pieces that showcase silhouettes. These pieces will surely add a unique touch to your home.

"Framed silhouettes used to be popular during the Victorian Era. People would have silhouette profiles of their loved ones cut out from black paper. Use these pieces too add a vintage, feminine charm to a contemporary space," shares Real Living Editor-in-Chief Rachelle Medina.

Picks by Dagny Madamba, Tala Singson, and Paula de Guzman. Photographed by Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions.

Read the original article in the September 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.

Ballet Dancers

P1,500, Mandaue Foam

Columbine Figure

P1,500, Chrysara Nest

Cut-out Fat Man Candle Holder

P1,500, Chrysara Nest

Framed Silhouette

P1,500, Chrysara Nest

Jonathan Adler Junior Frenchie Money Bank

P4,498, Dimensione

King of Hearts Candleholder

P4,498, Dimensione

Pop Art Pillow

P230, Mandaue Foam

Sailor Boy

P1,800, Chrysara Nest

Salt and Pepper Shakers

P2,798, Dimensione

*Prices are subject to change. Visit the stores to inquire.

Where to buy:

Chrysara Nest

  • 776 Col. Buenaventura St. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City.
  • Tel. (02) 724-0172

Mandaue Foam


  • G/L One Parkade, 28th St., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
  • 4/L Bldg. B, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
  • Te. (02) 633-8170

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