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RL Picks: A New Sofa to Welcome the New Year

Choose the perfect piece that will give your living room a fresh new look


Aside from making sure that the piece that you will choose will last a long time, you should also give utmost importance to comfort. Interior designer Rod Lascano shares, "For sofa seating, upholstery material should either be leather or fabric that’s thick enough to withstand seating and friction, but remains breathable.”

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

Read the original article ("27 Easy Living Room Updates") in the July 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. 

Optical Illusion

Black and White Sofa, P23,850. Dimensione

Minimalist Magic

Carmel Two-seater Sofa, price unavailable, Calligaris

High Back

Carmichael Sofa, P106,000, Blu Dot @ Design Pod

The Royal Treatment

Favn Purple Three-seater Sofa, price unavailable, Dimensione

Good Golly, Miss Molly!

Molly Settee, P40,600, Heima 

Patchwork Pretty

Patchwork Sofa, price unavailable, More Than A Chair 

Charcoal Gray

Thatcher Sofa, P112,000, Blu Dot @ Design Pod

Dainty Dimensions

Twiggy Sofa, P46,200, Heima

*Prices are subject to change.

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