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RL Picks: Asian and Middle Eastern-Inspired Decor

Add a distinct Asian and Middle Eastern style to your home with these chic furniture pieces


Asian roots always shine through in any country. Take for example Japanese-American designer Isamu Noguchi's tables and lamps, which have a distinct Asian sensibility. Asian decor are not limited to Bamboo and natural tones, as seen in Shen di's sleek teapots. Here are some sleek pieces that you may want to purchase for your home.

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

Read the original article ("Design Round The World”) in the July 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.

Sleek and Seamless

Jane Tray by Jiakun Liu, price available upon request, Alessi

Classic Curves

Noguchi Table by Isamu Noguchi, P 160,000, CWC Interiors

Slightly Pointy

Ottawa Chair by Karim Rashid, P40,488, Bo Concept

Fowl Pride

Peacock Chair by Dror Benshetrit, price available upon request, Capellini

Poetry and Rose

Rose Teapot Set by Shen Di, P,1895, Dimensione

Sunny Side Up

Magino Stool by Karim Rashid for Magis, P20,200, Dimensione

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

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