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RL Picks: Gifts for the Passionate Traveler

Inspire your friends to explore more this coming New Year with these amazing gift ideas


"Share a bit of your adventures with your friends—spare your pocket money when you travel to buy trinkets you can give out for the holidays.” —Dagny Madamba, Associate Stylist

Picks by Rachelle Medina, Dagny Madamba, Tala Singson, and Paula de Guzman. Photographed by Louie Aguinaldo, Kurt Alvarez, Vincent Coscolluela, Dairy Darilag, and Mike Caliso (Olivia and Diego Products).

Read the original article ("Truly Gifted") in the November 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.

Dear Diary

Travel Journal, P325, Invitation House 

Travel Journal, P325, Invitation House 

Classy Ceramics

Chinese Containers, price available upon request, Haute Design 

Going Global

Globe, P16,650, Dimensione 

Maskara! Maskara!

Hand-painted Mask, P1,200, Komodo Teak 

Mr. Postman

Mail Post, P1,695, Sifra Interiors and Objects 

Wish You Were Here

Postcards and envelopes, P445, Invitation House 

Hot Air

Printed Throw Pillow, P980, Sifra Interiors and Objects

Safe Flight

Airplane, P2,495 Sifra Interiors and Objects

Travel Trinket

Necklace, P375, Invitation House 

Trunk Show

Trunks, P1,950 (small), P2,170 (big), Invitation House

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