Kung Fu Tea franchise vs new brand

Kung Fu Boba Tea Cafe, a successful New York business, is expanding into San Diego territory, and we are only too happy to help them achieve their goal. This is how we ended up creating a modern tea shop interior design for their new, high-end location at Carmel Mountain Gateway Plaza Shopping Center (11491 Carmel […]

Lingerie Store Interior Design

A new lingerie store in San Diego is getting ready to open its doors in November, and we helped create the interior design its owner dreamed of.  Located on 12925 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130, Rumeur Lingerie is part of the 40 commercial spaces that make The Collection at Del Mar Highlands Town […]

Pet Store Interior Redesign by Mindful Design Consulting We have always believed that the interior design is an important part of a restaurant or store’s brand image. With this in mind, we recently recreated the interior of a pet store bought by a new owner who was ready to give it a second life. Completed […]

Creative Restaurant Design – Taking it From Old to Modern…  Like all design enthusiasts, we love a good before-and-after shot that proves the power of creative interior design. Mindful Design Consulting became again the protagonists of such a project when we recently took the existing old Greek restaurant space in Carmel Mountain Shopping Center, San […]

Designer: Mindful Design Consulting If you think eyeglasses stores are fated to be boring and uninspiring, think again. An optometry store in San Francisco is determined to prove that, if you’re coming in to get your glasses, you should also have something worth seeing. Eyewear Envy started with the typical design of this type of […]

Oversized logo on the wall of a dessert store

Ice Cream Shop Interior Design: Mindful Design Consulting Another fun project with lots of opportunities for using vibrant colors and pretty patterns was the Scoops N Smiles ice cream store in Florida. With red, yellow and blue as the brand colors, this ice cream shop interior design concept was meant to turn out fresh, cheerful […]

Pet store interior design

Designed by Mindful Design Consulting A fun project that we recently completed in San Diego is Ted’s Grooming Emporium, a pet store plus dogs grooming salon, all in one. Designed for dogs only, the store has a clean, playful interior, where cold tones mix with the warmth of wood. The name of the store comes […]

Colors in commercial interior

Designer: Mindful Design Consulting For the Vape Round shop in Canada, one of our new store designs, we envisioned a modern space, closer to one fit for a technology retailer. That meant clean lines, yet plenty of display cases and shelves, plus a well-organized vape shop design and well-thought layout that would allow the customers […]

Designer: Mindful Design Consulting Located by the Vine Ripe Market in La Mesa, California (east of Downtown San Diego), the new Vine Ripe Grill is one of the newest contemporary restaurant design additions to our portfolio. The restaurant is using the space previously occupied by Mystic Grill, that we reimagined as a comfortable and easygoing […]

San Diego Restaurant Interior Design.  Designer: Mindful Design Consulting A new restaurant interior design and branding effort took us into a different direction than the one we usually take. As a rule, we love colors and enjoy the visuals of bright tones and sharp contrasts. However, for the Two Blue Ducks restaurant in San Diego […]

Frozen Yogurt Shop Design and Branding

We completed another project in Liberty Station, this time a frozen yogurt and ice-cream shop interior design that we seasoned with a pinch of mid-century nostalgia. The store name, Besties Cool Treats, evokes images of lasting friendships and stories shared across the dessert table. We kept the design of the store in step with this […]

Coffee Icon interior branding by Mindful Design Consulting

Photo above: Coffee Icon interior branding by Mindful Design Consulting team We are often asked for more details regarding our work and how we can help business owners. Even though our Services page offers you a great summary of what we are all about, here are a few more answers to some of the most […]

Modern Car Wash Design By: Mindful Design Consulting, LLC Architect: Karnak Development, Inc.  From a design point of view, car washes are rarely inspiring places. Yet this is the exact reason why excellent design can make them stand out. It is the case of the new My Express Car Wash concept in the Los Angeles […]

Ice-Cream Shop Design

Scoop La Jolla Ice Cream Store Interior Design and Branding.  La Jolla Shores in San Diego is a sought-after community and a favorite beach for kayakers, swimmers and snorkelers. With the ocean on one side and a neighborhood with ocean-view villas, charming cottages and a shopping district with a small town vibe on the other, […]

Narrow space transformed into cool cafe

When designing a new space for Olala Crepes in San Diego, we had the chance to develop even further the concept of a crafty hipster-style dessert store infused with Parisian flair. Mindful Design Consulting had already worked on the Olala Crepes kiosk located in the heart of the Liberty Public Market, a laid-back, functional space […]

Jojos Creamery Ice-Cream Shop Interior Design

Ice-Cream Shop Design.  A mother-and-daughter team of dessert aficionadas from Encinitas, California, has opened a homemade ice cream store whose interior design bears our signature. Jami and Emily, the owners of JoJo’s Creamery, make their ice cream, sauces and waffle cones from scratch using only simple ingredients, such as organic milk, sugar, flour and eggs. […]

Beauty Bakerie Store Front

Cosmetics Store Designer: Mindful Design Consulting Store photos courtesy of Tazz Lighting A San Diego store found a way to mix the fascinating worlds of cosmetics and desserts, and we are the ones behind its interior design. Opening in April this year in Westfield Mission Valley, the Beauty Bakerie cosmetics store has a mouth-watering interior reminiscent of […]

Olala Crepes kiosk front view

Crepes Kiosk Interior Design: Mindful Design Consulting, LLC Branding Design: Mindful Design Consulting, LLC Photos by Olala Crepes, graphics by Mindful Design Consulting We have recently added a new branding and interior design project to our (already hefty) portfolio. This time, it is the Olala Crepes kiosk in the heart of San Diego Liberty Public […]

Conference room with modern furniture and orange decorative details

Office interior design: Mindful Design Consulting Images: Mindful Design Consulting Apella Capital, a financial investment company, approached us to design their offices, asking for a space that employees could enjoy and customers could trust. The result was an office that balances vibrant colors and formal touches, and that evokes both familiarity and professional competence. We […]

Before and After Images of 2015 Interior Design and Branding Projects

Another year has ended and by our tradition we are sharing a small selection of exciting projects we had the pleasure to work on in 2015! As you may have noticed Mindful Design Consulting brand also had a complete makeover this year.  We’ve had the same look since 2008 and it became outdated and stagnant […]

Frozen Yogurt Shop Design: Mindful Design Consulting All images: Mindful Design Consulting CC Swirls is an established frozen yogurt shop brand that currently has 3 locations in Niagara Falls and Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada. Mindful Design Consulting has created a modern and cheerful interior to follow the overall brand of this frozen yogurt company.  We […]

Yogurt Sundae store interior design

Yogurt Sundae store design: Mindful Design Consulting All images: Mindful Design Consulting Yogurt Sundae is a self-serve yogurt shop brand in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, that has opened two new locations within a short period of time. It was intended as a family gathering place and a fun venue for events, in addition to providing […]

Designing a great rustic restaurant interior with the help of a designer

Now that you have your location and you are looking into hiring a restaurant designer and getting your new restaurant building permits, how do you proceed?  It’s easy if one of your friends have had a great experience with an interior designer or interior architect, since a referral takes the guessing out of your search. […]

Before and After Commercial Interior Design

Click HERE to see Before and After Images of 2014 Projects! To ask us questions about your commercial interior design project or to get a free consultation from Mindful Design Consulting, click HERE. Also, take a look at “Branding By Interior” e-book, the only book written on this subject at this time. It brings insight […]

Fun kiosk design for frozen yogurt brand

In early 2014, My Yogurt opened its first location with a simple goal – bring healthy yogurt and treats to their customers in a fun environment. After the success of its first store, My Yogurt was invited to open their second location inside a beautiful new and fun kiosk built by Mission Valley Mall specifically […]

Alpine Chill Frozen Yogurt Shop Design and Branding

Commercial Interior Design News. Alpine Chill frozen yogurt is a casual local place to “chill” and relax in a small Alpine neighborhood near San Diego, CA.  The store is located very close to freeway 8 on your way to a local casino in Viejas and a perfect destination to stop by to cool with a […]

Frozen yogurt brand and colorful interior

Frostie Bites is a new frozen yogurt shop located at 524 E Rollins Road, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073.  The client came to us with the desire to build a new frozen yogurt brand from the ground up. The result was an energizing interior where colors, patterns and textures mix into a space that suggests […]

Happy Cow Yogurt Shop Design by Mindful Design Consulting

Designed to indulge the eye as much as its sweet treats gratify the taste, the Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt shop in Florida is exactly what its name implies – a merry place with both delicious dessert and flavorful decor. Starting with a chromatic palette in which pink reigns and blue cools it down, we created […]

Sol De Frio frozen yogurt store was designed by Mindful Design Consulting to bring calorie-healthy dessert and beverage options to Clinton Township, Michigan. Unlike your traditional yogurt shop, Sol de Frio offers its customer self-serve warm beverages to provide “cold day” sweet option. The yogurt and hot drink store design and branding was created to […]

Yogurt store design

My Yogurt Frozen desserts store was designed by Mindful Design Consulting to bring healthiest yogurt selections to downtown San Diego.  The main idea was to provide a healthy dessert destination spot for San Diego tourists and local frozen yogurt shop lovers. The interior branding of this yogurt store was driven by the idea to create […]