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Get the Look of a 105sqm Condo with Cool New York Style

Turn an ordinary space into a hip and stylish pad with these 10 must-haves

Photography: Dakila Angeles and Kurt Alvarez

Interior designer Gelo del Mundo chose a look inspired by New York City for this three-bedroom unit. In order to create this style, he chose a brick wall, a neutral color scheme, and streamlined furniture pieces. He brightened up the space with unique wallpaper and playful accent pieces.

For a similar feel, complete your personal space with these furniture and accessories.

Click here to see more photos and view the full home tour.

Read the original article ("Urban High") in the September 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to for more details. 

B&W Series Wallpaper

P4,500 per roll, Wallcrown 

Chest of 5 drawers

P8,000, Mandaue Foam


P29,950, SM Home

5x7 Striped Area Rug

P11,995, SM Home

Rectangular Mirror

P1,399.75, SM Home

16x16 Striped Pillow Case

P299.75, SM Home

18x18 Blue Pillow Case

P259.75, SM Home


P399.75 (small), P479.75 (medium), SM Home

Jules Rocker

P31,625, Space Encounters 


Price available upon request, Space Encounters



  • KM 23, Ortigas Avenue Extension, Cainta, Rizal
  • Tel. (02) 656 6804


  • In all SM malls


  • Unit B Mezzanine Level, Padilla Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr. Rd., Ortigas Center, Pasig City


  • Unit CS 242, MC Home Depot, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
  • Tel. (02) 659 4576

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