Mango Bliss Store Design by Mindful Design Consulting

Restaurant interior trends come and go, and businesses that want to retain their customers should always pay attention to these changes. What diners enjoyed yesterday may not be what they’re looking for today, so being able to change and accommodate these evolving tastes is essential for the success of a business. Here are a few […]

Choosing exterior lighting for a restaurant

Exterior lighting can significantly enhance the attractiveness and success of your business, especially during evening hours. It provides visibility, visual appeal, and offers a first opportunity to make a statement. Additionally, it’s important to ensure that your entrance and pathways are well-lit, allowing your customers to navigate to your entrance doors with ease. So, how […]

Wall mural with beautiful landscape and lush vegetation at the entrance of the hair salon for kids.

With the ever-evolving restaurant design landscape, staying ahead of the curve is essential to creating memorable dining experiences that keep customers coming back for more. Design trends in commercial interiors are constantly changing, with the goal of creating spaces that appeal to today’s clientele while being visually stunning and functional. Photo above: IRT cafe table […]

There’s no denying your menu board is the centerpiece of your store’s interior design. While all the other elements of design contribute to the overall atmosphere, it’s the menu board that truly steals the show. Carefully watched, read, and analyzed, this is where the attention of all your customers is concentrated for a considerable amount […]

Wood slat wall bench idea for a contemporary restaurant with natural vibes

Wall benches are essential furniture items for restaurants or cafes aiming to maximize their use of space. By taking advantage of every inch next to a wall, window or other vertical structures, they allow you to accommodate a large number of people in a relatively small area. Wall benches are more comfortable and sturdier than […]

Wooden slat wall in elegant restaurant interior

When talking about wood as a material for wall treatments, nostalgic images of the 70s’ dark panels may involuntarily come to mind. Despite the fact that the taste for that particular look is long gone, wood wall treatments have never really left the stage. They have always found their way into residential and commercial spaces, […]

Modular pendants with minimalist designs.

Light fixtures are an excellent way of infusing your commercial interior with personality and charm. Towering over your space and visible from all angles, they are an opportunity to make a statement on a relatively small budget. Considering the abundant selection of fun light fixtures out there that use unconventional designs, shapes or materials, choosing […]

Creative table design with slanted tabletop and stable steel frame

Floor space is a valuable commodity in restaurant design, especially where the small square footage poses a challenge. Accommodating a large enough number of tables can become a problem when you try to navigate a delicate dance between aesthetics, client comfort and business requirements. That is where minimalism and creative table designs come into play […]

The seating options you choose for your restaurant, bar, cafe or dessert shop are not only functional considerations. Since chairs, benches, stools and barstools are the most prevalent pieces of furniture in your commercial space, they play an immense role in the final look of your interior. Their aesthetics are at least as important as […]

Peach Fuzz, Pantone Color of the Year 2024

It’s easy to love the Pantone Color of the Year 2024: Peach Fuzz is fresh, approachable, charming, soft, hopeful and even playful. Giving it this most coveted crown, Pantone speaks about the warmth of this gentle shade with its youthful and radiant presence that is, however, pleasing and non-threatening. Photo above: Peach Fuzz, Pantone Color […]

Bright colors that raise the appetite in a fusion restaurant

Your restaurant, store or office is the space where you and your employees spend a remarkable amount of time every week. It is also the place where your customers come to enjoy your products and services, hoping for a pleasant experience. This is why an interior that is conducive to both physical and mental health […]

Summer is the perfect time for your customers to enjoy your outdoor area, but battling the harsh sun and elements can be a challenge. If your business has such a space, outdoor umbrellas are a must. Whether adorning a bustling sidewalk cafe, a poolside lounge, or a serene restaurant terrace, they ensure your customers can […]

Restaurants, cafes and desert shops with an outdoor area, especially the ones located on a busy street, have the additional challenge of separating their space from the public one. Enter the movable outdoor partitions that solve the problem and bring in a few additional and significant benefits. Whether aluminum panels, wooden planters or other ingenious […]

Cutout chair design trend for outdoor restaurant seating area

If you want to offer your customers an excellent dining experience, carefully consider your chair options. Chairs are essential for your customers’ comfort: Even the best food cannot compensate for an uncomfortable seating situation. In addition, the mere number of chairs you need in your restaurant makes them have a profound impact on the style, […]

AI-generated modern restaurant design exemplifying one of the trends in future commercial interior designs

One of the most enjoyable aspects of interior design is the way it continuously pushes the boundaries of innovation and creativity. This is an ever-evolving field that the most ingenious spirits can use as a wonderful playground for their ideas. As we look ahead, the future of commercial spaces is set to undergo remarkable transformations […]

Elegant restaurant design generated with the help of AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has revolutionized numerous industries, promising to simplify work processes and enhance creativity. In the realm of commercial interior design, AI has emerged as a tool for generating ideas and visuals, providing designers with a fresh perspective. But how far into the design process can AI take the creators on new interior spaces? […]

You only have to step outside and watch how the mood changes as the light shifts throughout the day to realize that the same rule applies inside. Lighting can make or break the vibe in a commercial space, and business owners need to pay attention to how they use its power. Aiming for more than […]

Neon LED sign for Selfie Wall

We have confessed before that we have a soft spot in our designers’ hearts for neon signs as elements of decor for commercial spaces. We appreciate them even more as an opportunity to use social media to promote restaurants, cafés or bars. Using cool neon signs for selfie walls is one simple, cheap, yet effective […]

Illuminated green selfie wall with colorful accents

Since nature is the perfect backdrop for a great selfie, consider bringing it inside to attract social media-loving customers. A simple way to do this is using green walls to create an unexpected and irresistible decor element. The beauty of a green selfie wall lies in its surprising vertical design and the relaxing contrast that […]

Reflective wallpaper for selfie walls in cool bars or restaurants

Wallpaper is a simple yet dramatic way to create a selfie wall that can help your restaurant, bar or dessert shop go viral. The ideas are endless: new or unconventional patterns, large graphics, scripts, inspiring messages and oversized logos can all make for a memorable snapshot. When considering wallpaper for selfie walls, a unique character […]

Potential selfie wall made of gold 3D wall tiles

As the owner of a dessert shop or small restaurant, you should seriously consider how you can harness the power of social media to promote your business. While there are many solutions to make your business Instagram-worthy, one of the best and easiest way to do it is by creating a selfie wall. Murals are […]

Floral custom art made from recycled acrylic

Starting in the 1960s, acrylic made its way into interior design and never left. Acrylic furniture became an attractive option for designers seeking an airy, versatile and modern-looking material to go with the interiors of the modern world. With no bulk or heaviness, and the transparency and elegance of glass, it proved to be a […]

Moroccan floor tile with dramatic yellow tones

Two of the best flooring materials for small restaurants are tile and concrete. Both can give you an elevated look, yet remain a low-maintenance option at a fairly low cost, perfect for high-traffic areas. The beauty of tile floors is that they allow you to create a dramatic look, especially if you choose bold patterns […]

Coffee shop ignage design ideas - simple industrial metal sign

Whether used indoors or outdoors, your signage is your chance to attract attention and express who you are at a glance. The challenge in designing the signage for your restaurant, bar, dessert shop or cafe lies in its very simplicity: While it has to be eye-catching and self-explanatory, it must remain uncomplicated and memorable. It […]

Wall-mounted paper-roll menu in a small coffee shop

While you are carefully choosing your color scheme, furniture and lighting for your small dessert shop, cafe or restaurant, don’t tread lightly on your menu boards. As the one element that all people who enter your business will carefully measure and analyze, your menu display is not just a functional detail. So, think hard when […]

Illuminated restaurant seen from outside through the windows

When it comes to purchasing new windows, one of the most frequently asked questions is whether to get double or triple-pane windows. Below, we explore the differences between double and triple-pane vinyl windows, their features, and how to get the most out of your replacement project. What are double and triple-pane windows? A window pane […]

There are few things more important in a commercial space than the way you use lighting to create a certain mood and influence your customers’ behavior. But considering just the utilitarian role of your lamps, pendants, sconces and chandeliers is a mistake. Creative lighting and ingenious pieces can completely change the look of your interior […]

Modular soft seating as a new furniture trend in 2023

One of the best things in interior design is following the evolution of trends. As one of the areas where creativity and ingenuity have a lot of room to play, furniture design gives us an excellent measure of the mood in the interior design world. So where is 2023 going to take us, what new […]

Viva Magenta, the 2023 Pantone color of the year

At the beginning of every new year, there is an increasing appetite for letting go of the old and embracing the new. So, here is something new and worthy of attention in the world of interior design: The 2023 Pantone color of the year has been finally announced – and it is magnetizing. Viva Magenta […]

Bar counter made of stone in modern interior

Stone benchtops are a popular choice for both homes and businesses. One of the many reasons is that stone is a very durable material that can withstand a lot of wear and tear. This makes it perfect for use in high-traffic areas like bars and restaurants. However, finding the right stone materials for bar benchtops […]