All posts filed under: Nest


Romancing Your Home with Flowers

Words & Photography by Beatrice Faicol Giving a loved one flowers will remain a timelessly romantic gesture. But past courtship, coupling, and eventual cohabitation, one practice becomes more significant: gifting one’s home with flowers. Of course, Valentine’s will never tire of bouquets given by one romantic to another, but floral arrangements for the home can […]


The Easy Elegance of East Bay Residences: A Chat with Interior Designer Alice Erfe

Photography by Beatrice Faicol They call it Southern charm; what sets a more suburban area like Muntinlupa apart from the asphalt-covered, skyscraper-surrounded parts of Metro Manila. With Rockwell Primaries breaking new ground in Sucat through East Bay Residences, the advantages of Southern living needed to be translated through the spacious cuts and serene aesthetic of […]

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Decor Tips for a Homier Condo

By following these basic design cues, your can certainly make your condo look and feel more of a home.  Development has gone skyward in the past few years for places like Metro Manila, with condominiums increasing in demand because of their great locations, a selection of topnotch amenities, and sheer joy of living a high-rise […]


Making Space for New Loves

Trouble tidying your apartment? The Start shares a few tips from bestselling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.   Words & Photo by Bea Faicol It’s high time we ditch the “New Year, New Me” cliché and go for something more attainable this 2016. Maybe something along the lines of “New Year, More Space.” […]


Merry Modernity

Words by Bea Faicol Few things are more exciting than bringing out all that dusty, outdated Christmas décor. The same old department store-bought Christmas tree and ancient wreath that people drag out of storage year after year. If you really want to get into the spirit of Christmas, then bring the good tidings in with […]