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A Transformed Penthouse Apartment in Sicily

December 19, 2016
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With picturesque views over Mt Etna, today’s incredible feature contest takes us to vibrant Southern Italy, and is sure to impress, enthral and delight! Located in the north of Syracuse, on the island of Sicily, today’s contest is truly impressive. Last week we took a peek inside a remarkable apartment renovation, while today we’ll be checking out a penthouse…

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The Remarkable Transformation of an Apartment

December 12, 2016
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Style, minimalism, comfort and functionality – these are the things that the owners of this yet-to-be-renovated apartment were seeking when they enlisted the help of our architects and designers here at CoContest. Approximately 126 square metres, this second floor flat is nestled within a small residential building, which is currently under construction. As the condominium stairs have been finished,…

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The Ultimate Apartment Remodel

December 5, 2016
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Designing an apartment from scratch can be a pretty daunting task. Let’s face it, with so many things to consider, it’s a good idea to call in the professionals for some expert opinions and advice! Today’s contest has done just that, and opted to engage some experts to ensure this new apartment receives all the attention it deserves. We’ve dubbed this…

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A Luxurious Apartment in Havana is Transformed

November 28, 2016
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Vibrant Spanish colonial architecture, gorgeously preserved vintage automobiles zooming around the Plaza de Armas… That’s right CoContesters, pack your bags: we’re heading to Cuba! As one of the most interesting and seemingly well-preserved cities in the Caribbean, Havana is definitely an alluring destination. Last week we took a peek at an attic apartment that was undergoing transformation,…

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Attic Makeover: an Impressive Transformation

November 21, 2016
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Designing an apartment from scratch can offer a host of benefits, as well as plenty of stylistic challenges. As a blank canvas the dwelling is your oyster, and you will be able to instil a number of personalisations that suit your exacting specifications. Welcome back to our regular contest sessions CoContesters! Today we’re taking a look inside a two storey attic makeover, which…

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Retail Rejuvenation: A Chic Fashion Store Upgrade

November 7, 2016
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On the whole, retailers have several chief aims in mind when it comes to designing, planning and plotting a new store’s aesthetic and ambience. Today we’ll be taking a peek at a successful contest, and how it’s revolutionised the way this company presents and sells its products. P….S…. fashion is the business in question and operates over…

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Wall Treatment Ideas: Remodelling Tips

October 29, 2016
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Welcome to your Saturday dose of decorating and remodelling inspiration CoContesters! Last week we took a peek at how you can save money on your remodel, while this week we will look at wall treatment ideas for your newly updated dwelling. Often when we design our abodes, we tend to opt for the standard white paint, or a variation…

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70s Apartment Undergoes a Gorgeous Renovation

October 17, 2016
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The 1970s—a time of great change in the world, and a whirling epoch of social progression. However, for most, the 70s is associated with some seriously questionable trends, some chic, some less than elegant, but all extremely iconic of this inimitable era. Frank Lloyd Wright and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe continued their command in the architectural field,…

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