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Biophilic Design

November 29, 2019

bio·​phil·​ia – “the inherent human inclination to affiliate with nature”(1)   Biophilic design is an innovative extension of biophilia that interior designers use to create healthier (both mentally…

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What We Have Our Eyes On…

2019 Design Trends

January 17, 2019

New year, new design trends. In 2019 we’ll see old styles return with a fresh twist of vibrant colours and more pattern in both commercial and residential interiors.…

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Colour Trends 2019

October 22, 2018

Many colour trends from 2018 have crossed over into 2019 but with a little more refinement… NEW NEUTRALS Move on over greige! Make way for muted pastels such…

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Retail shopping in BC – online or in store?

October 20, 2017

Online shopping has been dominating the retail world for the past 5 years leaving many stores and franchises to unfortunately crash and burn. Lately though many brick and mortar…

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Dish & Duer Retail Expansion

July 6, 2017

Did you ride your bike to work today and wish your pants weren’t so hot and constricting? Gary Lennet thought the same thing so he created the ultimate…

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Local designers and artists we love!

May 25, 2017

Janks Design Group works with some amazing local artists and industrial designers that help us to create our commercial designs. We are excited to share them with you…

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2017 Interior Design Trends

May 4, 2017

Colour Powdery pink, terracotta, sand, cinnamon, and rust are earth colours that are becoming increasingly popular. They are warming, calming and very versatile. Introduce them into a muted…

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Vancouver 2017 Restaurant & Cafe Awards

March 20, 2017

The Golden Plates Readers’ Choice Awards is a poll the The Georgia Straight conducts every year with their readers on the best restaurants and cafes this city has…

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Orange Julius – Dairy Queen

January 30, 2017

Dairy Queen has been serving up frozen treats, flame-grilled hamburgers and french fries for more than 70 years. The founders developed the foundation of the franchising industry which…

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Wholesome ice cream in Vancouver

January 26, 2017

What to do when you’re looking for a career change? Make ice cream with a friend of course! When noticing an absence in Vancouver of locally made ice…

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