Most girls grow up loving the color pink, and Real Living’s winning letter sender was no different. She chose the color for her bedroom back when she was in grade school. The problem? She was already 23 years old, but her room hadn’t changed one bit, except maybe for the clutter she had accumulated over the years.

“I’m just starting out,” says the account executive. “I don’t have the budget [to change the look].” She longed to have a room where she could de-stress after work, a place that could help her relax. To help her achieve this, Real Living asked our makeover designer Vivian Gacad to work her magic.

Real Home Makeover: Finishing Touch

Get more home makeover ideas from the December-January issue of Real Living Philippines, out on stands now! You can also subscribe to the magazine's digital edition. Also in the issue:

Unique & Cozy Homes!
Cool Christmas Decor
2014 Design Trends

(First published as "All Grown Up" in the "Real Makeover" section of Real Living Philippines' October 2007 issue. Words by Tisha Alvarez. Interiors by Vivian Gacad. Styling by Issa Villar. Photography by Ocs Alvarez. Adapted for use in Female Network.)

Get the latest updates from Female Network
Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Latest Stories

Sitti on Having Emergency CS: "It was timely and right"

The bossa nova singer, who has PCOS and APAS, said she felt her daughter wanted to come sooner.

Toni Gonzaga on Love: "I allow room for mistakes"

Toni opens up about the lengths she's willing to go to keep her family intact.
Load More Stories