See Inside the 2023 Small/Cool Contest Grand Prize Winner's Colombia RentalTours
See every colorful and eclectic detail of the gorgeous small Columbia rental apartment that won 2023’s Small/Cool Contest.
Meet the 2022 Small/Cool Contest Superlative Winners!Tours
Check out the most genius storage solution, best painted accent, and more from the 2022 Small/Cool Contest.
Jun 21, 2022
10 Inspiring Ideas from Some of the Tiniest Small/Cool Contest HomesTours
Some spaces are really, really, really small — and yet, thanks to the brilliance of their residents, they're still packed with gorgeous design and storage solutions.
Jun 14, 2022
20 Brilliant Design Tips from the Small/Cool Contest's Top 20 SpacesTours
The 20 homes that make up the second round of the 2022 Small/Cool Contest are all 1,000 square feet or fewer — and positively packed with beautiful decor and genius ideas.
May 18, 2022
3 Unique Color Combo Ideas to Steal from Small/CoolTours
Whether through paint or decor, color adds a ton of inspiration to one's home, and the rooms in this year's Small/Cool event space had a few surprising applications worthy of a decor deep dive.
May 4, 2022
The 2022 Small/Cool Contest Is Here — and Better Than Ever! Tours
Each year, Apartment Therapy hosts the Small/Cool Contest to search for the smallest, coolest real-life spaces around the world. And starting today, you can find all things 2022 Small/Cool Contest on our full contest page.
Mar 15, 2022
How to Prepare Your Small/Cool Contest Video SubmissionTours
This year, as part of your Small/Cool Contest submission, we’re asking for something new: a phone-recorded video of one room in your home showing your best and coolest small-space tip in action!
Feb 18, 2022
The 2021 Grand Prize Winner Is…Tours
You voted, our judges met, and we’re thrilled to announce the grand prize winner of the 2021 Small/Cool Contest!
May 17, 2021
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With AT's Small/Cool Winners From 2011 and 2016Tours
We interviewed two more past winners of our Small/Cool contest to see what they learned about living (and winning!) small.
Apr 21, 2020
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With AT’s Small/Cool Winner From 2008Tours
We interviewed a past winner of our Small/Cool contest to see what they learned about living (and winning!) small.
Apr 14, 2020
Big News: The Small/Cool Contest is Officially BackTours
For the last few years, our readers have spoken loud and clear: bring back Apartment Therapy’s Small/Cool contest. And so we did—starting today! Small/Cool 2020 is officially here.
Apr 3, 2020
Evan & Greg’s Small Cool Downtown LA LoftTours
Name: Evan Harrison, Greg Gasawski & their schnauzer BugLocation: Downtown — Los Angeles, CaliforniaSize: 850 square feetYears lived in: 2 — rentEvan (who is currently seeking new work with a designer or showroom) and Greg (a law student at Southwestern Law) submitted their home to the Small Cool Contest on Apartment Therapy earlier this year.
Nov 2, 2010