WHO WE ARE
Designthink – established in 2003 by Director, Patrick Caroscio - offers an individualised interior architecture and interior design service in Adelaide that focuses on functional design solutions. It prides itself on providing personal service and professional expertise.
Our key driver is to work collaboratively with clients, builders, and tradespeople to build and bring to life a vision that surpasses expectations, on time and on budget.
Designthink clients benefit from Patrick’s 20 years of interior design experience, attention to detail, skills in architecture and construction and overall passion for creating places and spaces that leave a lasting impression.
At every stage of the design process, Designthink is sensitive to the needs of a changing world and works towards creating cutting edge design solutions while being aware of sustainable materials and spaces.
Proudly led by Patrick, Designthink can bring your vision to life, no matter how big or small. Have a coffee with Patrick at his newly completed design office in Goodwood to discuss your next design venture
WHAT WE DO....
Designthink provides interior architecture and design solutions for;
Corporate and Commercial spaces and fit-outs
Residential Design - new builds, multi-level apartments, home extensions and renovations
Shopping Centre Guidelines - design, creation and full implementation of guidelines
Education and innovative spaces for all types of public environments
Retail Fit outs including franchises Hospitality and Food offerings including restaurants, cafes
HOW WE DO IT....
Designthink ideally works in two distinct stages in order to achieve the best outcome:
INITIAL PLANNING STAGE
Initial, on site consultations
Concept plans and innovative design ideas
Considered spatial planning
Perspectives and elevations, 2D & 3D drawings
Architectural drawings with full detailing including sketches, CAD Drawings,
Joinery packages, furniture selections and cutting edge furniture designs
Fittings and finishes selections and packages
Lighting layouts and electrical service drawings
Coordination of Services
Consultant Briefing and Control
Owner, Council and Building Approvals
Tender Preparation and Reviews
Site liaison and planning
Liaison Services works
Project Management of Construction Phase
Build Completion defects lists & rectification
Proud Member of the Design Institute of Australia
Prequalified for the GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA Department of
Planning, transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) works category 3M
WE'VE WORKED ON...
COMMERCIAL I 2011-2013 I SA Adelaide office Yalumba House 205 Grote street SA I 2010-2012 I NSW Head office for Yalumba - Samuel Smith & Sons & Negotiants Australia – NSW I 2011 I Yalumba Samuel Smith & Sons & Negociants Australia warehouse conversion - 195 Grote Street SA I 2010 I Yalumba – National Marketing Relocation Angaston SA. Brock Henley Beah - SA Head Office Phil Hoffmann Travel & Cruise Glenelg - SA I 2009 I Taplin Real Estate, Head office Michell Wool - North Adelaide – SA I 2008 I SA Head office Leighton Contractors SA I 2007 I Lipman Karas Legal Firm Grenfell Centre Adelaide - South Australia I 2006 I Catholic Diocesan Centre, Centacare - Walkfield street Adelaide SA I 2005 I Samstag Gallery - Hawke Building, University of South Australia, North Terrace Adelaide SA, Clipsal offices + interactive display centre Hilton Adelaide SA , Clelands Lawyers Adelaide - SA I 2004 I Ray White Elizabeth - SA I 2002-2003 I Red Cross Adelaide SA, Independent Gaming Corporation Greenhill Road - SA, Department of Sustainability- Adelaide SA , Governor Generals Department Adelaide - SA I 2002 I Savant (now Thinc) project managers – Adelaide SA , Phillips Fox lawyers - Adelaide SA I 1999-2000 I Fairfax [F2] head office -NSW, Ozitel NSW, Goldyalumbaman Sachs head office -NSW, AMP - NSW
EDUCATION I 2010+1212 I Blackfriars Priory School – SA I 2009 I St Michaels College Henley Beach – SA I 2008 I Tenison Woods College Mt Gambier – SA I 2005 I Consultant to John Wardle Architecture and working with Hassell Architects for site 3A University of South Australia Hawke Building – Adelaide SA I 2002-2003 I Doha College of TAFE - Qatar Doha, Saudi Arabia I 2002 I Melbourne University – VIC Australian Maths and Science School SA, Pembroke Middle School SA,
RETAIL I 2012 I Chemplus -SA I2011I 2010 I Hairmesphere Hair SA, Happy Bean outlets SA, Cheap as Chips SA I 2009 I International Ceramics - SA, Il Mercato (Mario & Irma's) continental foods - SA, MCL Fashion SA & NSW, Kitchie & Cute Fashion - SA, The Divine wellbeing – SA I 2008 I Phoenix Plaza Gawler – Retail Design Manager,- SA Colores mineral make up concept store- SA, Citi Nails & Beauty - SA, Zink Hairdressers - SA, Nike Olympics displays – China Olympics, Bermuda Hairdressers - SA, CC Continental - SA, Happy Bean Sushi SA I 2007 I Westfield centre works SA, Jetty Plaza SA, Mitcham Shopping Centre SA, Findon Shopping Centre – Retail Designer SA, Wildchild style lab Fashion- SA Punk Rose Fashion – SA & NSW Pretzel world – Victoria Tyrepower – Nationally I 2006 I Mitcham Square Shopping Centre - Retail designer - SA, MCL fashion SA, Acoustic Stomach Retail rollouts - SA, Drake SA, Jetty Plaza SA, Asian Grocer SA, il Mercato Continental – SA, Punk Rose - NSW, GameTraders Retail rollouts – Nationally I 2005 I Happy House Retail rollouts + Exhibition - Australia + New York, Globalize, Amcal chemists + Reflections Day Spa - SA I 2004 I Elizabeth Shopping Centre re-development Fit-out Retail Design Manager , Clipsal Display Centre, Happy House rollout – Nationally, Asia & New York, Imma + Mario's Continental, Daily Grind, Sooki, Posh Nails, House of Obrigada, B Digital, Adelaide Shavers Centre - SA Jurlique – VIC Happy House – Dubai I 2003 I Happy House - SA, Teaz - SA, Republic Surf - SA, Daily Grind SA Next Byte - SA I 2002 I Bondi - Westfield - NSW Whitehorse - Centro properties – VIC I 2000-2001 I Volkswagen - NSW, Fairfax NSW, Lion Nathan NSW, Starbucks - Natuional, Jim Beam MaxXium - NSW, Auto One - National, Rebel Sports / Nike National, St George Bank – NSW I 1999-2000 I Chatswood Chase, NSW Galleries Ipoh - NSW, St Ives - VIC, Rockhampton – NSW Vintage Cellars / Liquorland Coles- National I 1997-1999 I Jet Set Travel - SA, Port Power Sports SA, Savvy Kids - SA, Billy Baxter's - National I 1994-1999 I Youthworks - SA, Shades - National, Sportslover - SA, Ornare (Artemide) - SA, Adidas - SA, Community Aid Abroad, Rowe & Jarman - SA I 1997-1998 I Harris Scarfe, SA, Kmart SA, TAB SA Hospitality I 2012 I Rigoni's Bistro SA I 2010 I Blefari Cafe – SA I 2009 I Utzi Espresso, Soho Espresso – SA I 2008 I Sosta Argentinean Restaurant SA I 2007 I Lucia's Fine Foods, Bacio Espresso SA I 2006 I Mooi Café, Simply Sushi, Café affaire, Daily Planet, Il Mercato + Il Forno – SA I 2005 I Café Aqua, Meng Kee, Gourmet Express, Wrapaway - SA I 2004 I Chop Chop Noodle Bar, Wrapaway rollout, Green Valley Meats - SA I 2003 I Skycity Casino - SA I 1999-2000 I Shangri-Las - Yanuca Island Fijian Resort – Fiji I 1998 I Old London Tavern - SA,
RESIDENTIAL I 2012 I Goodwood Residence – SA I 2009 I Mitcham Residence - SA I 2008 I Henley Beach Residence, Lockleys Residence – SA I 2007 I Glenelg South Residence - SA I 2002 I Walkerville Residence - SA I 2001 I Flinders Park Residence - SA I 2000 I Kensington Residence, North Adelaide Residence - SA I 1998 I Toorak Gardens House – SA OTHER I 2003-2004 I Tut'or in Interior Architecture and Design, University of South Australia.
For any additional information on any of these projects feel free to contact us