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Get the Look of a French-Inspired Home in Paranaque

Create a classic and romantic feel in your own space with these must-have pieces

Original Article: Anna Felipe Photography: Paolo Feliciano and Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions Styling: Issa Villar, Tala Singson and Coni Tejada

For her 350sqm, two-storey house in Paranaque, entrepreneur Gigi Gonzales-Uson chose a rustic, French-inspired style. With the help of architect Cecil Marfori Filart, Gigi filled her home with classic furniture pieces, hurricane lanterns, distressed plant boxes, and fresh plants.

Discover how to 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 ("For Love of Country") in the April 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.

Sutter Living Set

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Canvas Pillow

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Dining Table

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Masanto Wooden Lamp

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Bispgarden Picture

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