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Building 101: Create a Modern and Elegant Bathroom

Clean, sleek, and luxurious fittings for a timeless bathroom


You can create a classy and timeless bathroom with fittings that are clean, sleek, and luxurious. Invest in warm lighting for a hotel-like ambiance, and go for a polished look with ceramic glazed tiles in various patterns.

Picks by Tala Singson. Photographed by Vincent Coscolluela (anchor photo) and Jun Pinzon (products).

Read the original article (“T&B Trends") in the RL Notebook of the March 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.

The Modern Elegant Bathroom

Choose mosaic tiles in dark colors to instantly create a mysterious, sophisticated feel.

Toto Single Lever Lavatory Faucet TS240A

P9,790, MC Home Depot

HCG U2 Queen CS353H Close-coupled Water Closet

P11,450, MC Home Depot

XH Shower Head X299

P700, Homestore

Table Top Basin and Basin Mixer

TR049 Table Top Basin with Faucet Hole, P4,500, Homestore

Golo Basin Mixer Pleated Handle A8855117CP, P3,000, Homestore

HCG F8970 La Peral 1.7m Bathtub

P90,000, MC Home Depot

For the tiles:

Picasso Mosaic #L482-5, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

Picasso Stone Mosaic DG2, P130/piece, Wilcon Depot

Picasso Romantic RK4803 Meteor Negro, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

Vetro Nero, price available upon request, Mozzaico

Alecto Carrara Matt, price available upon request, Mozzaico

Picasso Mosaic R-33332 Dark Green, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

*Prices are subject to change. 

To view a list of stores and suppliers, click here. 


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