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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

The key to effective store branding is maintaining simplicity while still creating a memorable visual impact that gets the message across to customers. This often requires a delicate balance involving imagery, text, colors, and overall design. “Fritzy” is a candy shop in Toronto that has achieved these goals with both their advertising and their store […]

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 […]

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 […]

The design of Kulture Frozen Yogurt Store was a long but truly fun road.  Our clients from Canada were looking for a prefect location while we were working on the branding design.  Eventually a new location was finalized, but at that time the originally designed brand did not seem like the way to go. We […]

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 […]

Before and After Commercial Interiors

Happy Holidays everybody! The Christmas season is one of my favorite times of year, and it’s not only because we surround ourselves with cheerful decorations. It’s also when I look back at what was done during this past year, and start dreaming about what I want to happen next year. I am very happy to […]

Yogurt Shop Design

Above: Store 3D model by Mindful Design Consulting. Yogopolis was designed by Mindful Design Consulting keeping in mind the idea of designing one of the healthiest yogurt shops.  The main specialty of Yogopolis yogurt shop is Greek Yogurt.  Naturally Greek scheme was proposed throughout the interior and branding of this yogurt shop.  At the same […]

Yogurt Store Interior Design

Apricato Yogurt Shop Interior Design and Branding 3D model by Mindful Design Consulting Apricato was one of the first frozen yogurt shops that we designed in the U.S. and an excellent opportunity to implement our unique design ideas. At the owners’ request, we decided on two goals: first, to create an interior that appeals to […]

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Today you will get a glimpse of what Mindful Design Consulting have been doing this summer season. If you are a fan of frozen yogurts as much as I am, you will appreciate some of the ideas behind these new brands we’ve been creating together with our clients. Take a look and tell us which […]

This inspiring fresh Yogurt Shop has recently opened in Woodbridge, outside of Washington DC. ‘Bluberi’, frozen yogurt shop, was designed by a talented French-born Tokyo-based architect Emmanuelle Moureaux. This health-conscious brand wanted a new fresh, fun and healthy theme which was successfully achieved by the colors, materials and graphics selected by the designer. Large-scale graphics […]

Yogurt Shop Design

By Ekaterina Kohlwes from Mindful Design Consulting Yolick Yogurt Shop is an existing store located in Shanghai which lacked identity in its interior. Today I would like to share what was the inspiration behind this fun yogurt shop design and to maybe show you some of the process we go through during design. We were […]

Today I would like to introduce a new yogurt shop design by Rick Thompon, Newport Beach architect, CA. His design attracted my attention because of its daring bright colors and fresh yogurt shop design ideas. I really like the combination of the bright orange color and green and blue contrasting accent colors on the walls […]

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Original text came from HERE. 3-Story Mixed Use Building Remodel in Sausalito Daniel Merriam’s New Gallery One of the most incredible projects we had a chance to work on this year is the remodel of this 3-story mixed use building for the new owner, a world renowned artist Daniel Merriam. It was an exciting opportunity […]

Your image is your brand which also provides a glimpse of the quality of services you are offering. Tired of the same boring interiors all around you? Today let’s take a small virtual tour around the world and see how some really whimsical business interiors created fantastic brands for their businesses! If you missed our […]

by Ekaterina Kohlwes – Mindful Design Consulting Have you ever tried to start your own coffee shop?  I have!  How do you start?  It’s countless hours of research at the local library and online for any information available.  Now, after working with a few clients on their cafes, I’ve decided to share all my personal […]

by Ekaterina Kohlwes – Mindful Design Consulting This Gelato Store in London clearly breaks all the traditional rules of balancing out the use of different materials. By creating a sharp contrast between raw concrete and soft furniture pieces, a new exciting brand appeared.  This London ice cream parlour called Polka Gelato was designed by branding […]

In ongoing competition with all the new yogurt shops, ice-cream parlours are having hard time keeping up their appearances. Possi ice-cream makers, family run business on the market for the past 40 years, has figured out a way to stand out from the crowd and to make ice-cream as desirable as yogurt. Possi caters fresh […]

Business plan for new business

Exclusive interview about Business Plan for Your New Business with Tyler Jensen, by Katerina Kohlwes. Because having a business plan is a must in any business, I decided to interview a Business Plan specialist and my old friend Tyler Jensen.  Please enjoy some of the insides on writing a business plan from an expert in […]

Today I’d love to introduce these slick small light fixtures which will add that extra character to any interior. This Small Lights Collection was created by Neo Design, a design studio established in 2005 by the Portuguese Industrial Designer Rodrigo Vairinhos in Witten, Germany.  The former design studio has produced an exceptional brand called NEO. […]

Have you ever felt unsafe leaving your purse just hanging behind you on your chair in a restaurant?  I have.  This unique furniture designed by recent Eindhoven graduate Kaman Tung addresses the safety and comfort at the same time. This furniture’s original use is a public space: restaurants, cafes or anywhere you would want keep […]

Lzf lamps started as a small company making creative lights practically in their garage. The company was founded at the end of 1994 and ever since it has grown to a well known brand. All lights are handmade exclusively out of wood veneer right from the start. The unusual material for lamps creates spectacular lighting […]

  How would you like your outdoor chairs to act and to looks as something else while not in use? Take a look at the Bounce chair by Véronique Baer. These chairs are foam sculptures which transforms into soft and comfortable seating with one move. When a person stands up, it gets restored to it’s […]

  By Ekaterina Kohlwes – Mindful Design Consulting Are you mindful looking for a designer to get a good quality set of drawings for your new business space?  After all you probably want a space that is created perfectly for your business: an office, a restaurant or a salon.  It will be a space that […]