By Ekaterina Kohlwes Now that you have your location and you are looking into hiring a restaurant designer to design your restaurant interior and to possibly get 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 an interior […]

Photo via Pantone website By now everyone knows that the new color of the year 2015 is: MARSALA PANTONE 18-1438 Here is what the Executive Director of Pantone Color Institute Leatrice Eiseman said about the new selected color: “Marsala enriches our mind, body and soul, exuding confidence and stability. Marsala is a subtly seductive shade, […]

Mič Styling Hair Salon Looks Like a Paper Doll House Project: Hairstyle Salon Mič Styling  Designed by Kitsch-Nitsch Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia Mič Styling Salon, one of the most popular hair care options in Slovenia, has recently turned to design team Kitsch-Nitsch to create a fresh new look to draw in the next generation. The new Young Mič Styling […]

Recycled Glass Countertops and Floors — the Most Beautiful Echo-friendly Choice! Recycled glass collection from Glass Recycled Surfaces (http://glassrecycled.com/) are an elegant element of green design that easily blends with virtually any business’s aesthetic and design plan. Crafted from sustainable material, such as readily-available recycled glass and porcelain that would otherwise end up in a […]

Interactive Store Display Design Allows to Get Inside of a Hermes Bag. Nothing says luxury like the opportunity to experience the rich inner world, so to speak, or an elegant Hermes handbag. If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a pair of sunglasses or bedazzled cell phone cradled in the sumptuous interior of […]

Oceanside Glass Tile Made From Your Recycled Bottles. Oceanside Glass Tiles are a beautiful way to add sustainable material into your commercial interior design. Oceanside Glass Tiles are handcrafted using recycled post-consumer glass bottles and silica sand, an abundant natural resource, making for a true green design. The results of this mix are amazing!  See for […]

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 […]

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 […]

Earth Weave Carpet is an Environmentally Conscious Choice for Any Commercial or Residential Interior. When you are looking for a new carpet for one of your interior design projects the choices seem endless. There are so many things to consider: durability, look, price, and whether the carpet is made of a sustainable material. If you […]

Futuristic Pop Up Store in Paris – New Creative Pop Up Display Design by studio Bonsoir Paris The trendy look of the Bright Young Things London concept store in the departments of Selfridges in Paris, France, has got it noticed by shoppers. The idea for a pop up space along with flashy window displays was […]

Modern Masters Metallic Paints Can Make a Visual Statement as Well As Sustainable. Modern Masters Metallic Paints not only come in 14 different colors, but they are made with real metal particles, pearlescent pigments and traditional color pigments, and are easy to clean up as needed. Above photos is courtesy of modernmasterscafe.com The best part […]

Small Yogurt Shop Kiosk Design

My Yogurt store opens their second location as a kiosk at the Mission Valley Mall, San Diego! Designed by Mindful Design Consulting. My Yogurt opened its first location in early 2014 with a simple goal: provide healthy yogurt and other treats in a fun environment. Their first location was a success! Now My Yogurt was […]

MAISQUEPAN Bakery Uses Function And Simplicity To Emphasize Its Branding. Designed by NAN Architects, via retaildesignblog.net For a bakery interior, Maisquepan took the road less traveled and came away with an interior that combines modern lines and traditional warmth. With open spaces and floor-length windows to highlight the activity within, NAN Architects have created an […]

The Poiray Jewelry Store’s Simple yet Sophisticated Interior Design. The interior design of this Place Vendome store has a bold, fresh look. This boutique, under new management, features an inviting entrance area that brings the Paris boutiques of old to mind. Once shoppers step inside the doors, they’ll be treated to a unique mixture of […]

The Cupcake Boutique recently unveiled its newly renovated interior design in Stuttgart City Centre. Architect designers, DITTEL/ARCHITEKTEN expanded the sales space by 80 square meters, creating an open and equally inviting atmosphere. The cohesiveness of the minimalist color scheme draws the patron’s attention to the artful display of cupcakes. These treats add a sweet note […]

Dessance Gourmet Dessert Bar Interior Design. This restaurant is located in the historic district of Paris, the Marais. Customers enter through a ground level door of an old, stone mansion. Though artificial lighting is in place, large windows allow natural light to stream into the the restaurant from the courtyard outside. The interior designer, Joseph […]

Adriano Zumbo Patisserie maker of macaroon and other pastries created almost a Halloween inspired interior design. Engineered by interior design students, Masterchef Adriano Zumbo’s new patisserie in Victoria depicts a splash of color, as the one requirement was that the store be partly pink, in a dark environment of mystery. With a pink and black […]

Ambiance is arguably the most important trait of a successful public space, a fact that any good interior designer will not take for granted.  The Bresco Chocolate shop in Barcelona, Spain, created by designer Desafra, is a stellar example of interior design done right. The craftsmanship of this supermarket gives it a dignified appeal, simultaneously […]

This bakery design in Shanghai, China is a great example of a well defined brand. The new Aimé Pâtisserie in Shanghai not only showcases a unique and interesting design, but also manages to use its surrounding competitors for its advantage. This brand’s very first store is framed by Starbucks and another well known chain restaurant […]

In our Commercial Interior Design September 2014 newsletter we would like to share a few fresh design solutions for your typical businesses. You will see interior design of a bank, a cafe, a school and a few different types of stores.  You can find this and other interesting design ideas on our Blog. In our […]

Unique Yogurt Shop Interior Design

This Australian frozen yogurt shop chain interior designer uses shapes, contrast, and bright lighting to make the most out of the creative design. The crispiness of the white counters against the curved flowing walls portrays the feeling of cleanliness and whimsy. The layout of this store is simple and quite ingenious. The minimal amount of […]

By guest blogger Mariam Sargsyan www.fortechsolutions.com In this age of technology, besides having a nice interior design, you need to be interactive, connected and fun to bring your customers back and to attract new ones. Everything is becoming digital and cloud based, and to survive in any business, you need to keep up with some […]

Givenchy is a sensual brand, one that takes on the raw ideas of fashion and spits them out. Their products are a reflection of this, as are the stores these products are housed in. The new Givenchy stores in Korea and China embrace this idea in their store design, expression being the keyword. The interior […]

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 […]