The LUSH Experience physical model is created from Finnboard used for the curved wall, its a kind of cardboard that is easy to mold when wet. I sprayed bent and glued the wall into place, I painted it and added the LUSH boarder along the top of the wall and the social media photo wall… Continue reading Physical Model
For the past week or so I have been working on my digital model created using RHINOCEROS, this has been challenging as I am new to the software however I am pleased with the outcome and hope I can communicate my ideas for the context of my design clearly and professionally with my Photoshop renders which I will… Continue reading Digital Model
After completing market research at the Dolphin Centre and analysing the feedback I realised users wanted a kiosk that was different and unique. As many people now go shopping for the experience as much can be done online, I wanted to take the sensory experience LUSH already provide on their website and in store to… Continue reading Design progress…
Lecture notes from Ink Associates “Experts in Retail Design” Simon Wyatt-Budd Director of Ink was kind enough to come and speak to us and show us the work himself and his studio do. This consisted of high profile clients ranging from Adidas to Dior. This lecture was particularly helpful as we are currently designing… Continue reading Retail Interior Specialist: INK
After researching three very different brands at the start of the project (in sketchbook) and visiting all three sites I have had time to plan and think about which brand would sell well in which site. The rise in users of social media past ten years is frankly insane, and business ways of bringing customers to… Continue reading Chosen Brand & Site:
A task over the Easter break was to complete 8 hours training on Lynda.com, I broke these sessions up into around an hour each and took notes so I could remember the steps. I am now looking to further develop my skills in AutoCAD over the next few weeks to enable me to complete my digital… Continue reading AutoCAD Essentials 2017 Course
Task: Use the book “Plunkett, D. and Reid, O. (2012) Detail in Contemporary Retail Design.” Find two contrasting examples and critically reflect on each through the use of your blog. Designed by Maurice Mentjens, Labels is featured on pages 100 – 105 of the Detail in Contemporary Design book. Labels is a clothing store situated… Continue reading Labels – Sittard, Netherlands.