BONDS

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BONDS

Optimistic, genuine, inclusive and free-spirited. This description formed part of the design brief for new stores in the national Bonds retail rollout program for Pacific Brands by Design Clarity.

The Bonds retail presence is evolving with brand new stand-alone retail stores in key locations. There’s an honesty and purity in the current design, realised with a new and refined, pared back materials palette after a detailed design review process at each new site.

Vodafone – national rollout

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Vodafone – national rollout

In early 2013 Design Clarity was appointed by Vodafone Australia as the new sole retail designers for all things Vodafone across the nation.
We’ve been busy working on a number of new retail stores and kiosk sites across the Vodafone network, as well as coming up with innovative new ideas for branding and accessories concepts.

Vivid Sydney 2013

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Vivid Sydney 2013

Sydney is once again transformed into a spectacular canvas of light, music and ideas when Vivid Sydney takes over the city after dark from 24 May – 10 June 2013. Colouring the city with creativity and inspiration, Vivid Sydney highlights include the hugely popular immersive light installations and projections; performances from local and international musicians […]

DAS HAUS – Luca Nichetto at imm Cologne

For Das Haus – Interiors on Stage at last week’s trade fair imm Cologne, Italian designer Luca Nichetto unleashed a bright, leafy show home, marrying Scandinavian simplicity with Italian charm. Luca Nichetto took inspiration from modernist architecture in California, the art of the Japanese masters and the buildings of Carlo Scarpa to create an eco-friendly […]

Pantone Emerald 17-5641 Colour of the Year 2013

After last Year’s Tangerine Tango, the Oscar of Colours 2013 has been awarded! And the winner is…Pantone Emerald Green! (PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald Green to be exact) Pantone has declared their choice, “Lively. Radiant. Lush. A colour of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony.” This “new emerald” retains its sense […]

The Oyster Inn

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The Oyster Inn

Today, on the search for inspiration, as usual, we came across another excellent example of a thorough design concept combining both aesthetic interiors & decoration and strong brand marketing – The Oyster Inn on Waiheke Island. A short hop from the big smoke of Auckland on the east side of New Zealand’s North Island, Waiheke […]

Brick & Mortar Shops

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Brick & Mortar Shops

As passionate designers, our busy absorbing brains are constantly on the search for new design inspirations. We love thinking about trends – the next “it” colour, product designs, store fitouts & curations etc.Therefore, shops are the ultimate source of inspiration. Today, in times of online shopping and the transition to virtualise our purchasing experience, we have […]

Sustainability in Retail Design

Design Clarity is interested in the actions being undertaken by retailers in the sustainability effort. Are the actions in place to make a significant and lasting impact or a token to appeal to a consumer’s positioning on the brand? Marks & Spencer (M&S) has implemented the Plan A Scheme with the intention of making themselves […]

Design Clarity & Al Futtaim Group Real Estate (AFGRE): retail project partners

Design Clarity is very pleased to have been appointed by Al Futtaim Group Real Estate; Dubai based conglomerate, and a leader in the field, to work on its latest retail development within the Festival City development in New Cairo, Egypt. Design Clarity was specifically appointed due to our international design expertise in retail shopping mall […]