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DESIGN EX 2016 recap

DESIGN EX 2016 recap

DesignEx has come and gone and if you missed out, man did you miss out!  We heard from some incredibly passionate speakers working in our corner of the world and toured the latest and greatest at tabletop. A spotlight on the changing face of hospitality design, compact architecture with huge community impact, and an inContinue Reading

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5 FEATURE DESIGNERS AND THEIR HOBBIES INSPIRED BY…WHAT ELSE? DESIGN

5 FEATURE DESIGNERS AND THEIR HOBBIES INSPIRED BY…WHAT ELSE? DESIGN

This month, we decided to interview 5 Designers from our local Vancouver Island Chapter, and asked them to describe a hobby of theirs that is inspired by their work as a Designer. As we all know, Designers are always on-the-go whether it be space planning, meeting with clients, drawing up floor plans or creating conceptContinue Reading

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Design Ex

Design Ex

Well we did it again, another successful Table Top Trade Show under our belts and what a great event it was! With over 100 CEU attendees and over 100 more to the table show, Island designers were treated to 2 amazing speaker presentations, fabulous food & drink, door prizes and the latest and greatest fromContinue Reading

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Project Feature: Smack Dab by Inhabit Designs

Project Feature: Smack Dab by Inhabit Designs

Tell us a little about the project: With the success of the Wild Apple renovation and Refresh at the Manteo Resort in Kelowna, our team was called upon again when the client decided to expand the space and convert the restaurant and lounge into a modern pub with an adjoining multifunction room. Expanding the exteriorContinue Reading

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Spotlight on Design: Q&A with Krista Rossato

On Vancouver Island we are proud to rub shoulders with some amazing talent and watch each other succeed professionally in the community. This month we want to put the spotlight on IDIBC member Krista at ID8 Design, and hear about her work here in Victoria. Tell us a little about yourself. Three words: ‘Passionate’, ‘Curious’,Continue Reading

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Designers give back to Greater Victoria Housing Society

Designers give back to Greater Victoria Housing Society

In September of 2013, IDIBC Vancouver Island Chapter members Maria Uriegas-Leupelt, Sara Peddle, and Kirsten Cluett had the pleasure of working with the Greater Victoria Housing Society (GVHS). Together, they combined their professional knowledge and design expertise into 300 hours of donated design serves. These services included schematic design presentations, specification lists, and proposed floorContinue Reading

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