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Get the Look of a Tropical Filipino Home in Antipolo

Add a Pinoy feel to your space with these locally available furniture and accessories

Photography: Dairy Darilag, Dakila Angeles, Vincent Coscolluela, Jun Pinzon and Ocs Alvarez Styling: Tala Singson

For this home that she shares with husband Roy and their sons Franco, Io, and Carlo, architect Wendy Regalado chose a Tropical Filipino style. The airy structure is furnished with traditional Pinoy pieces like intricately carved cabinets and wooden chairs with solihiya details. Most of these furniture pieces, including a sculptural seat by National Artist Napoleon Abueva, are antiques and heirlooms.

Discover how you can create a similar look for your own home with these furniture and accessories.

Click here to see more photos and view the full home tour.

Read the original article ("Tropical Idyll") 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.


P180, 999 Shopping Mall

Upholstered Bar Stool

Price available upon request, Artekol

Floral Pillow

P1,495, Sifra Interiors and Objects

Striped Pillow

Find similar at SM Home

Calica Bench

P5,995, Philux

Capiz Window

P3,500, MFM Asian Home Décor

Sunburst Mirror

P8,950, Rustans Department Store

Capiz Table Lamp

Price available upon request, Ezra Lifestyle

Persian Cat Box

P2,000, Chrysara Nest

Colored Glass Bottles

P95 each, Make Room 



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