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Android as an Interactive Display in a Modern Store – Commercial Interior Design News

Android Interacts With Consumers, New Twist on Interactive Display in a Modern Store Design in Japan. Tokyo department store Takashimaya, in collaboration with Dr Hiroshi Ishiguro of Osaka University, have taken advertising to a new level in a stunning demonstration of the visual merchandising opportunities and technology that have become available in 2014.  Robots have […]

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Interactive Architecture – Holiday Storefront Design – Commercial Interior Design News

Interactive Display for Christmas – Holiday Store Front Design Designed by Moritz Waldemeyer Everyone loves a good Christmas display. It’s wonderful to celebrate the holiday by admiring lighting crafted by a designer. The layout may be simple or complex. Regardless, the beauty is often unsurpassed on a winter’s night. Moritz Waldemeyer recently created an interactive installation […]

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Happy Thanksgiving! – Commercial Interior Design News

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 on how you can turn your business into a market-dominating competitor […]

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Futuristic Office Design Idea – Commercial Interior Design News

Futuristic office design, how do you envision it? In today’s business world, many office workers often find themselves traveling and working out of the office. London-based design student Julie Burdou, has designed a futurist office that allows workers to stop in and get their work done a few minutes at a time. As an office […]

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An Exhibition of Inflatable Domes – Commercial Interior Design News

An amazing exhibition of inflatable domes – inspiring interactive architecture of today! An intricate use of inflatable domes can be found at the EXXOPOLIS Luminarium. The inspiration behind these amazingly-complicated structures is simple experimentation by designers like Alan Parkinson. Since the early 1990s, designers have been pushing the limits of dome versatility. These showpieces are […]

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Choosing the Best Frozen Yogurt Machine for Your New Store – Commercial Interior Design News

the best yogurt machine on market

Selecting the best frozen yogurt machine for your new yogurt store is perhaps the most crucial step in the process. After all, the quality of the machine will determine the quality of your frozen yogurt. With the right machine that best suits your new frozen yogurt store’s needs you will have a successful and thriving […]

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Shop‐in‐Shop Store Design Concept – Commercial Interior Design News

A shop-in-shop store design concept is one where a portion of the floor space in a larger store is dedicated to a specific brand. In some cases, this space may be dedicated to a specific line of clothing or brand of appliances, but in other cases, one store may contract with another to place their […]

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What to Consider Selecting Wood Flooring – Commercial Interior Design News

By guest blogger Jonathan Sapir of WoodandBeyond Ltd. Wood flooring can be successfully used in most interior spaces, including busy and high traffic commercial settings of retail and office spaces. If you are selecting wood flooring for your commercial project, here are a few considerations to think about. Color In its natural state, most types […]

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3 Things Every Business Owner Needs To Know – Personal and Business Brand – Commercial Interior Design News

3 Things Every Business Owner Needs To Know To Develop & Maintain an Effective Personal and Business Brand By guest writer and public speaker Katayoun Goshtasbi As a business owner, it seems there are so many items to consider when running your business.  Depending on the type of business you have and run, it can […]

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Hospitality Design EXPO overview – 2014 Las Vegas – Commercial Interior Design News

This is a quick overview of 2014 HD EXPO this year 2014 in Las Vegas.  There was so much to see and so much to do that it seams overwhelming to try and put everything into one blog post.  I will only showcase my favorite products that I found for some of my projects.  You […]

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Latest Tends in Commercial Interior Design of 2014 – Commercial Interior Design News

Check out our Commercial Interior Design February 2014 newsletter! In this issue I would like to share 6 of my favorite most exciting emerging trends in commercial interior design this year.  Click HERE. To ask us questions about your commercial interior design project or to get a free consultation from Mindful Design Consulting, click HERE. […]

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California Drought is Real! What are YOU Going to Do About It? – Commercial Interior Design News

We’ve all heard about water crisis and the drought in California within the last few months.  But what is really happening out there above the ground that is effecting all of us here in beautiful California? “The immediate cause of the drought is a lingering pocket of high pressure, a wall of air, sitting off […]

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Japan Builds The Ultimate Unisex Climbing Wall – Commercial Interior Design News

Space designers around the world, take note! The ultimate unisex climbing wall has just been unveiled in Japan. While wall climbing has long been an acceptable opportunity for rigorous exercise in the Far East, designers in Japan have finally taken heed of the demand by women to design a climbing wall that incorporates features that […]

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How to Decorate With Radiant Orchid Color – Pantone Color of The Year 2014 – Commercial Interior Design News

The Pantone Institute has announced its 2014 color of the year – Radiant Orchid Color.  “PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An invitation to […]

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Is Your Company Branded Enough? – Commercial Interior Design News

How well do you think you branded your company? Do people know what you are offering without even entering into your store? Do they feel comfortable inside your premises? What is your future goal in your company’s branding? This quick quiz will test your basic company’s branding health. 1. Do you have a professionally designed […]

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Fast Halloween Decorating Ideas – Commercial Interior Design News

For us who are feeling overwhelmed and don’t have the time to decorate this year, following simple Halloween decors are the best way to go! If you missed it, read our newsletter on Latest Tends in Commercial Interior Design of 2013. You will see some of the ‘hottest’ colors for this season.   One of […]

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Trip to Hong Kong – Commercial Interior Design News

Typical street of Hong Kong with public transportation. Hong Kong and China were always an unreachable land of mystery for me, until we had a chance to visit it for a project.  The last few days I was reviewing my photos from the trip and realized I never shared my experience on my blog. So […]

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Hospitality Design EXPO 2013 – Commercial Interior Design News

Hospitality Design Expo which is held every year in Las Vegas, NV, is one of the largest hospitality industry related trade events in the United States. The show helps interior designers (as well as other professionals) to get acquainted with the latest industry trends related to restaurant and hotel designs. This year I took a […]

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Brighten Up Your Interior with Mexican Folk Art – Commercial Interior Design News

Summer time is so close!  How can we brighten up our interiors?  I think bringing some colorful accessories into your house or business will do the job.  Today I would like to introduce this very unique, quality Mexican folk art shop located in Minneapolis, MN and also online! I personally have always been fascinated by […]

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Company Interior Branding Starts with Identity – Commercial Interior Design News

Everybody knows that we brand new businesses or rebrand existing older companies by designing their interiors, but not everyone realizes that we also design logos for our customers.  Branding a business is a sophisticated process which we take seriously. At the beginning of our design process you will receive a questionnaire from us which will […]

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Creative Art for Ocean and Surf Lovers – Commercial Interior Design News

If you love the ocean or if you are into surfing you have to check out these incredibly artistic photos by Shayne Stadnick.  Shayne Stadnick is a surfer and fine art wave photographer based on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, Canada. Well he’s actually a surf addict that rarely let’s a day of waves […]

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Daniel Merriam’s Gallery in Sausalito – Commercial Interior Design News

One of Mindful Design Consulting most exciting projects in Sausalito CA has finally been complete.  Daniel Merriam’s Gallery has been opened officially since September 2012, even though the occupants moved in much earlier and continued decorating this dreamy gallery all in Merriam style. This 3-story mixed-use building for a world renowned artist Daniel Merriam was […]

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Crowns & Coronets Wallpaper by Graham & Brown

The highly anticipated royal wedding of prince Williams has inspired this chic wallpaper collection “Crowns and Coronets.”  It’s another creative work by a UK-based company Graham & Brown. ” The wallpaper is also designed to be interactive so you can be creative Jazzing it up with ‘Royal’ Jewels – glittering self adhesive pieces. As a […]

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An annual Office Exhibit in Dubai 2012 – Commercial Interior Design News

An annual Office Exhibition took place in the Middle East at the Dubai World Trade Center in May 2012.  Over 130 companies were exhibiting the latest office interior design solutions and new styles for 11th year now. The exhibition was officially opened by H.E. Humaid Mohamed Obaid Al Qutami, the United Arab Emirates Minister of […]

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Where Interior Design Meets Nature – Commercial Interior Design News

Nature inspired furniture

Guest blogger Sam Marquit The elements of rustic design appeal to many people at first sight as well as on a deep, subconscious level. I find that earthy spaces with natural decor materials draw folks in, whether it’s into a lodge in the mountains or into bustling new york city apartments or hotels. The visual qualities […]

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Life Screen – Simplified Solution for Green Wall – Commercial Interior Design News

Vertical gardens or Green Walls have become a very popular way to bring nature into any interior. It looks fantastic but the energy and the cost of upkeep the plants may leave skeptics out of this design feature. The Live Screen tries to address this issue with this green wall. This Live Screen vertical garden […]

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Mercury Glass Design Items – Commercial Interior Design News

Mercury glass items have a very distinctive character and can complement your interior not only during Christmas. The roughness and some reflective qualities of mercury glass add somewhat Mid-evil character to the items and when used strategically create a certain charm. Did you know that “Mercury Glass” was invented in the nineteenth century as a […]

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Commercial Interior Design Trends for 2012

By Ekaterina Kohlwes From Mindful Design Consulting See full text of February Newsletter HERE. 2012 is a Chinese year of a Black Dragon which brings new energy and action into our interiors. So what can you use to achieve positive movement in your interior? See what industry leaders are doing this year. 1. Rebranding Rebranding […]

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Selecting Planters for Your Commercial Interior – Commercial Interior Design News

Selecting planters to complement your newly finished interior (or exterior) design is fun but can become time consuming.  Today I would like to share a few creative designs of contemporary planters I have found while searching for something different for one of my projects. Kornegay Design offers the most creative cast concrete planters available on […]

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Backlit Surface for Your Interior – Commercial Interior Design News

If you see any beautiful backlit walls, desks or any other surfaces in a contemporary slick interior, you are probably looking at chroma – one of the coolest materials on the market from 3FORM. I would like to share a few images from 3FORM’s projects to show you the capabilities of this simple material.  I […]