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ColorLabsProject Contest: Here come the winners..

Posted on 2 March 09 by Michael Hutagalung in Blog 17 Comments

IT’S A RUB. The contest has just ended. After receiving 104 wonderful WordPress theme concepts, selecting the best 12 for the finalists, here now we are about to announce you the winners. Again, we deeply thank all of you that have participated in the contest and we look forward to seeing you again in our next theme design contest.

Before we annouce you the winners, we would like to say our special thanks to the judges: Jason Schuller, Jean-Baptise Jung from, Alexander Frison from, Jeff Chandler, Michael Castilla from, and Michael Dobler from Smashing Magazine. It’s been so wonderful working together with you guys and your comments about the designs are deeply appreciated.

Here comes what you’ve been waiting for. The grand champion entitled for US$ 1500 is Firman Firdaus with his concept TypeMagz! He is the winner of the Category C (Newspaper/Magazine) and his design is the best among the 12 finalists.


TypeMagz by Firman Firdaus

And here comes the winner of Category A (General Blog/Lifestream). We present you Elio Rivero with his concept the stunning colorful JoyColor. He is entitled for US$ 1000 as the winner of Category A. Congratulations Elio!!


JoyColor by Elio Rivero

Completing the list of winners, hereby is the winner of Category B (Business Blog/Portfolio) who is entitled for US$ 1000. We present you Septi Yulia with her design Narcilicious! Congratulations Septi! You are officially the prettiest among the winners and the prettiest among the finalists!


Narcilicious by Septi Yulia

And here we complete the list of the TOP 12:

  1. CreatifStuff by Taufik Ridha (Category B)
  2. The Hives by Nurul Izwan Dahlan (Category A)
  3. GridPrefection by Jan Klosowski (Category C)
  4. Synkrographiks by Hendra (Category C)
  5. Valentine by Wendell Fernandes (Category B)
  6. Humble by Ronggur Hutasuhut (Category C)
  7. DarkMagz by Ronggur Hutasuhut (Category B)
  8. EasyBlog by Taufik Ridha (Category A)
  9. KeithSpot by Keith Donaldson (Category A)

Once again we congratulate all the winners. Your designs are wonderful and we’ve been very glad to host a contest with winners like you. For the rest of the finalists, there might be a big opportunity that we’re planning to also purchase your design, just check your email inbox and we’ve sent you the details.

Everyone, you’re about to see wonderful new WordPress premium themes available here!


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