Office Design Stands as a Metaphor for the World of Commerce

Via worldarchitecturenews.com Designer: M-S-D-S Studio All photos: Paula Wilson via worldarchitecturenews.com As a company focused on e-commerce software and on how its clients can better sell their products, Shopify designed their newly (and partially) completed office in Toronto around the very concept of today’s commerce. Dreamed up by M-S-D-S Studio, the space is a physical […]

Portland Office Design Accommodates Employees’ Work Styles

Via worldarchitecturenews.com Designers: Airbnb, Aaron Taylor, Rachael Yu All photos: Jeremy Bittermann via worldarchitecturenews.com For those who like to work from a sofa, in a dark space, bathed in light, or just prefer to change rooms for increased motivation, the Airbnb office in Portland looks like a dream workspace. The office is the creation of an in-house […]

“The Kingdom” – Fairytale Colors in Inspiring Office Design

Via worldarchitecturenews.com Designer: Adolfsson and Partners All photos: Joachim Belaieff via worldarchitecturenews.com It is only fitting that the new office of the company behind the “Candy Crush Saga” game bursts with color. Designed by Stockholm-based Adolfsson and Partners, the King office is nothing you would expect from a standard workplace. Described by its creators simply as “The […]

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Private Seating Ideas for Lobbies, Offices and Commercial Spaces

Photo of privacy sofa: designerpages.com In a time where we have to abandon our privacy the moment we step out the door, every little effort in trying to preserve a little bit of distance from the world helps. Built around the idea of such a retreat in the middle of a busy world, privacy seating offers […]

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From Wood Tiles to Wood Lamps – How to Use Wood in Modern Interior Design

Photo of 3-D wall art tiles: urbanproduct.ca Interior design has come a long way since the dark, oak-covered walls of the ’70s and ’80s. In recent years, however, the concept of wood as wall treatment has not been abandoned, but rather reinvented. In fact, the versatility, warmth and natural look of wood is hard to match, […]

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2016 Retail Trends That Will Bring More Business

2016 Retail Trends

Businesses must periodically update themselves to keep up with the market and changes in customers’ expectations.  Today we will share a few new trends that you will see showing up this year in retail and the restaurant industry. There are ideas for every type of business here, from combining different functions into one space, adding […]

Pink Cafe Interior Design Makes Patrons Feel at Home

Via worldarchitecturenews.com Designer: mode:lina All photos: Marcin Ratajczak via worldarchitecturenews.com Designing a double-duty interior that would serve both as a cafe and a boutique – on just 45 square meters (or 485 square feet) – is not an easy task. However, small places have one advantage: the space limitations give them an intimate feel. This is the […]

Eating Cupcakes Under the Tree Shade – Dessert Store Interior Design

Via worldarchitecturenews.com Designer: Lukstudio All photos: worldarchitecturenews.com Trees, cupcakes and interior design may not have much in common, but “The Tree Project”, imagined and realized by Lukstudio, proves to be a happy intersection of the three. The venue is the K11 Art Mall in Shanghai and the inspiration – the bird in the visual graphic […]

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2016 Interior Design Trends – How to Bring Plants Into Interior Spaces

Fabric planter photo: worldarchitecturenews.com Plants instantly change a space and make it warm and welcoming. While the traditional ceramic pot is always an option, there are many other ways to incorporate plants into interior spaces and, at the same time, turn planters into elements of decor. Here are a few ingenious ways to bring in the […]

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2016 Finish Trends – From Landscape Rugs to Tear-off Wallpaper

(Wallcovering photo: worldarchitecturenews.com) While a fresh coat of paint is often the easiest way to bring a space to life, modern tastes do not always go for easy. There is a large variety of finishes that can give a space not only color, but also character, so the choice goes beyond picking a paint color. Here […]