Look Inside This 27-sqm Barbie-Inspired Condo

  • January 23, 2018

Dr. Sherri Ann Suplido is an OB-GYN with a sub-specialty in Perinatology or Maternal Fetal medicine. Her warm, exuberant and approachable demeanour puts people instantly at ease. She resides in this 27-sqm Barbie-inspired condo designed by interior designer Catherine Cena. “I told Cathy I wanted bright colors but with a hint of maturity. I told her I’m open to wilder ideas, as I’m not a sedate person. I wanted a dresser and I also required storage to keep unnecessary items from lying around,” elaborates the condo owner.
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Catherine and her team did a total overhaul on Sherri’s condo. The first thing that strikes every visitor upon entry to the lovely abode is the stunning color palette of pink, grey, white and black, a sophisticated reflection of the owner’s femininity and fun personality. Upon entry, you are greeted by the pink shoe cabinet and just like the real-life Barbie the owner is, her shoe collection is safely stored stylishly. 
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The space will remind you of a Barbie dollhouse scaled to real life. A hanging clock adds charm to the abode and the cove lighting softly bouncing off the white ceilings opens up the space despite the lack of windows and natural sunlight.
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The kitchen is the hands-down favorite space of both owner and designer. The interior designer used marquina black marble for the kitchen counters for dramatic contrast against the white ceiling, cabinetry and floor.
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In true Barbie fashion, the condo owner’s bed comes in pink and is ensconced between her dresser and a wall shelf. Also residing in the unit is Milk, Sherri’s mix breed dog. “When I come here, I feel happy. The toxicity I normally feel from work and running to and from one clinic to another just vanishes!,” shares the owner of the Barbie-inspired condo.
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*This story first appeared in CondoLiving 2015, edits have been made for MyHomeDesign.ph

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