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 […]

Hoher Markt is among the oldest and most important meeting and marketing sites in Vienna. One of the things that attract tourists to the place is the popular “Anker” Clock. This is where Rewe Group has decided to open its new flagship supermarket. There are strict regulations aimed at preserving peculiarity of the city, which […]

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 […]

supermarket interior design

Located in the United Arab Emirates, Maybury is a gourmet lovers dream with its supermarket, café, delicatessen and informative cooking school. Interior designers on the project wanted to create a store design where customers would feel at home and want to return to often. The interior design had to appeal to the international customer base […]

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 […]

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 […]

Reframing public perception of a dollar store is not an easy task for designers but Karo took up the challenge and did a great job. Dollarworld of Calgary, Canada brought this challenge to Karo. How did they shift the ingrained notion of a dollar store? The brand and interior designers began their reframing of perceptions […]

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 […]

When you walk into Tsumori Chisato’s Shanghai Boutique, you will notice how the store interior design is as important to the store branding as is its clothing design. Igarashi Design Studio, the store designer for Boutique in Shanghai, together with fashion designer Tsumori Chisato have created a fashion design shopping experience. Chisato’s is known for […]

As anyone who has ever spent time walking around major cities in Australia will probably know, Frozen Yogurt shops are definitely trending right now. The most recent shop of this type to open is MyFroYo, a hip self-serve Frozen Yogurt (often shortened to or abbreviated as “FroYo”) chain in Sydney. While the products that they […]

Yogism is a series of new frozen yogurt establishments, but these establishments aren’t basic, run-of-the-mill yogurt shops. This yogurt shop designer has taken the whole concept of traditional yogurt shop design to a new level. The chain, which was conceptualized in 2011, worked off of a basic self-service model. Obviously, the self-service concept isn’t unique […]

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 […]

Elegant shoe shop storefront design

Interior designer company Dear came up with the new Nino shoe store design in Barcelona. Even from the outside, clean lines and upgraded materials make it clear that this is a swanky shop that caters to an upscale clientele. The store designer only had a small space of 25 square meters (270 sf) to work […]

Sophisticated Jewelry Store Design

Sophisticated Jewelry Store Design. Patrons are beckoned in this elegant store by the use of light and the its grace. Experts of store branding, Prototype Design Lab, have skillfully created a jewelry store design that is magnificent, airy and spacious. There is an intimate atmosphere throughout the space as you walk around. Gleaming white marble […]

Take a look at Youghurt, Berlin’s first self-serve frozen yogurt store! Echoing the store’s commitment to organic foods and sustainable design this fresh and modern yogurt shop brand was created. Patrons can customize frozen yogurt, cereal and even waffles with a dizzying array of toppings. Youghurt has built a unique yogurt store brand around eco-friendly […]

Ginger+Soul is known worldwide for its fresh, brave, urban clothing. Popular in Spain, Belgium and Italy, and constantly expanding, this brand appeals to confident, exuberant young women, Ginger+Soul is focusing on branding its retail spaces as boldly as its clothing line. The new interior design of the retail space now reflects that same sensibility of […]

If you’re an interior designer or a shopaholic, your mind will be blown by this unconventional upside down store design Viktor and Rolf in Milan! The interior design of this store brand in Milan features parquet floors (on the ceiling), upside down columns.  The arches between the columns are made into handy closets for storing […]

The Foldaway Bookshop was designed to make its debut at the London Festival of Architecture. The book store featured accordion-style, cardboard walls with built-in shelves to accommodate many books on architecture for the festival. Empty spaces on the walls featured projections of films about architecture. The shelves and walls were designed to be broken down […]

The atmosphere within Aroma of Shadow, a cosmetics boutique store, is soothing and extremely relaxing with muted lights and textured wooden panels over the windows that permit the sunlight to enter without the usual glare and harsh contrasts. Quaint wooden sofas with white cushions in the VIP room enhance the quiet atmosphere created by this […]

Upon entering the spacious yet intimate Delbove boutique in Brussels, one idea jumps out: elegant minimalist. The store makes it clear what product line is featured, and all else is tucked away. Designed by Christophe Remy, this boutique features the high-end cosmetic line of Gina d’Alsembourg who relaunched Delbove Belgian cosmetics. The cosmetics themselves are […]

Starbucks is looking to connect with another group of caffeine drinkers with its new store, Teavana. It set up shop on the Upper East Side of New York with dim lights and calming music, as well as comfortable chairs and the smoothing aroma of tea everywhere in the store. Teavana is for the opposite crowd. […]

Above: Funkiberry store 3D model by Mindful Design Consulting. Within last year, Funkiberry Frozen Yogurt Shop has opened three locations in New York. Mindful Design Consulting has created a fun and inviting brand for this new frozen yogurt store which is planing to go international in France, Russia and other countries. Bright and playful colors […]

2013 mindful design consulting before after

Happy Holidays Everybody! 2013 was another productive year for Mindful Design Consulting. We are very grateful for all our clients and friends. It is a great pleasure meeting new entrepreneurs all around the world, helping them to achieve and to brand their dreams, being a part of their new adventure. As usual, today we share […]

AT&T’s big makeover adds warmth and hospitality to its store interior design. The nationwide refurbishment adds lots of wood, products to play with and does away with check-out counters. Adding a personal touch to customer relations, AT&T staff members will walk around the store with tablets and assist patrons with face-to-face interactions. With the Internet […]

Candy shop branding using oversized signage

The Shinjuku, Tokyo branch of the Papabubble artisan candy store is snugly tucked into a high-traffic area on the concourse of the bustling Shinjuku station, which sees an average of more than 3 million passengers a day. The candy store interior is tiny, with a total floor area of just a little over 13 square […]

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 […]

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 […]

In July 2013 newsletter I would like to share some of the most interesting emerging trends I see from different designers around the world. Looking at what other designers have done is very educational and fun at the same time. It saves me the time of trial and error to see how certain materials will […]

This funky-looking store was founded by Johnny Earle, a 28-year-old multi-million dollar business owner. Known by his brand name Johnny Cupcakes, the owner is famous for making a life-changing decision to drop out of college and do what he loves most – design clothing. His label uses a “cupcake” theme unrelated to fashion to promote […]

This beautiful jewelry store designed by Atelier Du Pont is located on Rue de Paix in Paris.  The store is a perfect example of luxury interpreted with minimalistic approach. The suspended oval display shelves in the store front windows resemble hand held mirrors. Neutral colors and the contrast of matte and glossy textures create a […]