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4 Stores to Visit to Ace the Rustic-Industrial Look

Dress up your home in brick and steel with finds from these must-visit shops

Photography: Mark Jesalva (Main Photo)

From cafes to restaurants and even a few fashion boutiques, everyone seem to have joined the rustic-industrial style bandwagon. This isn't at all surprising—there is something appealing about a space that looks undone but somehow still put-together. If you are looking to experiment with this trend, drop by these stores to get your fix of one-of-a-kind decor: 

In photo: Motorino Mk II, P7, 799


If you're tired of screens and playing music from your phone, it's time to take it back to the good old days and listen to your favorite songs on a classic turntable. Satchmi understands the one-of-a-kind feeling of owning something that reminds you of your childhood without sacrificing aesthetic—their turntables are unconventional masterpieces that can give a boost to your industrial-style space. 

Satchmi is located at Bldg D. Mega Fashion Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City. 

Wilcon Home Depot 

Who said all you can find in a home depot are lumber and nails? You'd be surprised to see the stylish new offerings at Wilcon in Sta. Rosa—including stunning accent chairs. Take your pick from tufted pieces and upholstered lounge chairs that can add warmth to your sleek decor.

Wilcon Sta. Rosa is located at Brgy. Pulong, Sta. Cruz, Sta. Rosa, Laguna. For more Wilcon branches, click here.

In photo: Gidget, price available upon request

Urban Abode

A furniture and accessories shop owned by interior designer Kristine Neri-Magturo and her husband Mike Magturo, the 60sqm boutique is completed with accessories such as deer antlers from the United States and South Africa and the best-selling 1940s American vintage shoe lasts. 

Urban Abode is located at CW Home Depot Ortigas, #1 Dona Julia Vargas Ave., near cor. Meralco Ave., Pasig City. 

In photo from L-R: Detroit Chair (P4,200) and Bronte Round Lamp (P3, 450) 

Match Contract Furniture

If you're currently working on your dream house or just adding a bit more industrial flair to your space, you may want to visit the Match Contract Furniture showroom for a couple of exceptional and trendy furniture—it's a one-stop shop for everything you need. 

Match Contract Furniture is located at 2100 Chino Roces Avenue, Pasong Tamo Extension, Makati City. For more updates, follow Match Contract Furniture on Instagram: @matchcontract.

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