Tips and Guides

Achieve A F.R.I.E.N.D.S-Inspired Home With These 5 Must-Haves

Channel your inner Monica Geller with these picks


Who doesn't love the sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S? I know I do. There's a reason why this show has transcended generations and is still influencing younger fans. One episode can turn a bad day around. You and your best friend or even your mom have probably talked about seeing yourselves in Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Phoebe, Joey and my personal favorite, Monica. 

Aside from the jokes that never get old, who can forget Monica's apartment? From the iconic yellow door frame to the lavender walls, anyone can take one look and recognize it. Nothing really matched in their decor, but then again, eclectic aesthetics somehow works and add character to any space. I'm sure fans like myself would love to find ways to cop the same look. 

Today is your lucky day, we scoured our local shops for finds that will help you capture the same homey feel:

Main photo from: Wikia

The gang's hostess has blankets draped over the seating to keep her living room extra cozy. Consider doing this, too—these throws won't only give your home a pop of color, it will also keep your guests warm and toasty!

Throws, price available upon request, Crate and Barrel

This striking console will add a touch of vintage to your space while providing you with a place to store knickknacks. Like Monica, you can also use the space above to store magazines and coffee table books. 

Rojo Media Console, price available upon request, Crate and Barrel 

You can't deny that their favorite hangout is bursting with color! If you don't want to commit to big design changes, you can use statement furniture to update your space and these rainbow drawers will do just that. 

RL Tip: Similar to the wooden set of drawers on the show, this piece can also double as a TV stand!

Pantone Drawers, price available upon request, Space Encounters 

Couch pillows don't always have to match to look pretty! Keep things interesting by putting unique patterns together. 

RL Tip: Avoid clashing designs by keeping within the same color scheme. 

Hanger Pillow, price available upon request, Space Encounters 

Avoid the squabble Monica and Rachel had over candleholders by getting two sets of these stunning lanterns—one for each of you! Geometric silhouettes add character to any space and can be great conversation starters when you have people over.

Baxter Lanterns, price available upon request, Pottery Barn 




  • Unit B Mezzanine, Padilla Bldg, F. Ortigas Jr. Rd, Ortigas Center, Pasig City 
  • (+632) 910 8031


More on

Create a House of Cards-Inspired Home with these 5 Must-Haves

10 Home Inspirations from Your Favorite TV Shows

Achieve a Mamma Mia-Inspired Home with these 7 Must-Haves


Latest Stories

8 Ways To Use The Color Ultra Violet At Home

Pantone's Color of the Year for 2018 is surprisingly versatile—you can use it as an accent, or as an overall hue

5 Ways To Decorate Your Home Without Spending Anything

Working with a tight budget? These ideas won't cost you a single peso.

5 Tips For Taking Care of A Family Home

Maintaining a mid-century property can be easy with this handy guide

A Cozy Industrial Style Condo Unit You’d Love To Come Home To

This 96sqm home features a balance between homey and edgy, with handpicked details and travel finds making it extra special and personal

A Feng Shui Guide for Every Room in Your House

As we approach the Year of the Dog, it’s time to clear your space and balance out your energies at home

Easy Small Space Tricks From An Interior Designer

Solve your tiny floor area woes with these ideas

Manila's Historic Houses Are Grand and Beautiful

Let's take a trip down memory lane and have a look at the stately mansions from Manila's bygone era of grandeur

10 More Places To Visit in Antipolo This Weekend

Because there's always something new to experience in art, culture, and food at this Northeastern city!

6 Colors You Never Thought You Could Use in Small Spaces

It’s time to give your go-to white and neutrals a break

See The World's Largest Picture Frame in Dubai

Designed by award-winning architect Fernando Donis, it's a marvel like no other

10 Things Millennials Want In Home Design

Condo units? Check. Industrial-hip style? Definitely. But the other items on their home wish list will surprise you!

Your Modern Filipino Home Doesn’t Have To Be Boring

Add pizzazz to this well-loved style with these handy ideas inspired by a Tagaytay condo unit
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!