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Style and Aesthetics : Interior Design 101

April 4, 2016
style and aesthetics

Welcome, folks to the all-new, all-fresh CoContest interior design how-to principles series: Interior Design 101, an expose on all the most important interior design ins and outs (and how to utilize them to make the most of your interiors). Last week, we closed out the Interior Design Master Class series with a look at detailing. This week, kicking things off again, we’re diving into the…

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Design Master Class: Personalisation

March 7, 2016
Design Master Class

The new CoContent design master class series! Welcome! Today on Cocontest we are gearing up for another multiple-part lesson on interior design – last week we finished our articles on design principles, and today we will be kicking off a fresh round called ‘Design Master Class’. To get things going for this week’s master class, we’ll be discussing personalisation. What is personalisation? When…

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Using Colour: Interior Design Basics

February 15, 2016
using colour

What do you know about using colour? When it comes to interior design, we can’t forget the fundamentals. The elements and principles of design are the crucial building blocks for the way in which we create solid, aesthetically pleasing and fresh, functional design solutions. Last week we looked at the importance of balance, and how to get it right. Today on CoContest, as…

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Understanding Balance: Interior Design Basics

February 8, 2016
Understanding balance

When it comes to designing our interiors, it’s so easy to become overly pre-occupied with the wrong things first – the bells and whistles, the finer points, the end flourishes – without properly considering some of the most crucial design fundamentals. Today on CoContest we’re taking a look at understanding balance, part one of four in our fresh series on interior…

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The architect’s guide to time management

January 22, 2016
time management

Between juggling different projects and demanding clients, architects’ usually find themselves in a time management struggle. Hence, in today’s installment of this series, we decided to give 6 time management tips that would untangle the busy life of an architect. In fast paced working rhythms, time management often becomes an incremental aspect of the job. How many times…

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