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SBID AWARDS FINALISTS JUST ANNOUNCED!

Finalists for the 2017 SBID International Design Awards (Society of British and International Design) have been revealed! II BY IV DESIGN is thrilled to announce that the elegant Crystal Mozart Staterooms, a collaboration with Crystal Cruises, has been selected as a finalist in the Hotel Bedrooms & Suites Design category. The SBID Awards is regarded as one of the most prestigious accolades in the interior design industry representing talent and design excellence across all corners of the industry, and winning an SBID Award is a notable achievement. We are truly honoured that one of our projects has been nominated.

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ELEVATED LIFE

As experts in current and emerging consumer lifestyles and attitudes, we design the interiors of our multi-unit residential projects, both locally and abroad, with superbly creative ideas to enhance the lives of individuals and communities that inhabit our designs.

Our portfolio of work is diverse, and this month we highlight several II BY IV DESIGN condominium projects beginning with a close look at the urban appeal of Aquavista, part of the Bayside community, which overlooks Lake Ontario’s blue vistas. Then we head over to Boston’s Pier 4, a new development also located along the water, in close proximity to the Institute of Contemporary Art with a distinctly tranquil feel. Lastly, we reveal the results of the recent Gold Nugget Awards, an international awards program presented by the PCBC (Pacific Coast Builder Conference), in which a few of our projects received glowing accolades.

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VISION WORX

It all begins with inspiration, a flash of creativity and a vision. However, transforming this possibility to reality takes time, expertise and business acumen; something that II BY IV DESIGN understands well.

In this month’s newsletter we are excited to share with you the realization of several projects. The Bianca Condos, a highly anticipated residential development on The New Dupont, now in the pre-launch phase its chic interior designs have a rich sophistication and dramatic sense of scale. We also share with you our new furniture line, the Scribble Collection and a sculptural side table called the Tear Drop which officially launched June 12th at NeoCon. Finally we invite you to vote for Minto 30Roe and the faceted wood canopy that defines its main lobby. An exercise in engineering, the impressive millwork piece is up for the People’s Choice award in an international public arts competition called the COD+A Awards.

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CITY MUSE

With projects located near and far, II BY IV DESIGN is an international design studio that continues to travel the globe in search of inspiration. By keeping in touch with consumer lifestyles and attitudes, and emerging trends, we gain further insight into the culture and communities we work with.

This month’s newsletter highlights the Afro-Portuguese inspired Nando’s in Kitchener. We then focus on urban city building with two of our condominium projects nominated for Toronto’s Building Industry and Land Development Association’s (BILD) People’s Choice Award. Our final stop is in Düsseldorf, home of EuroShop, the world’s largest retail trade show.

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ICONS & ACCOLADES

Recognized as experts in interpreting consumer attitudes, behaviours and motivations, II BY IV DESIGN excels in creating dynamic residential, retail and hospitality environments; we are fortunate to collaborate with many industry leaders and lend our creative insight to several high-profile projects.

From iconic architecture and design to the proud recognition that is the result of engaging client collaborations, this month’s newsletter travels from the busy streets of Toronto’s urban centre to the rolling hills of San Francisco and culminates at a gala award ceremony in the United Kingdom.

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STYLE & FORM

II BY IV DESIGN is guided by a design philosophy that is client focused and we are known for creating interiors with longevity that surpass trend. Each project is unique, with its own distinctive story, there is no signature look to our work simply the “right” look which results in a portfolio that is quite diverse.

In this month’s newsletter we take a look at Aquabella Condominium whose innovative form influenced its interiors; Dan and Keith share pictures of iconic sights in Rome; and we reveal the results of the highly prestigious SBID International Design Awards ~ a UK based competition that elevates style with recognition for some of the world’s most exceptional projects.

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II BY IV DESIGN HONOURED

The 2016 finalists for the prestigious SBID International Design Awards (Society of British and International Design) have been revealed; II BY IV DESIGN is honoured to announce that four (4) of our creative collaborations have been nominated in three (3) categories: Kasa Moto restaurant, The Residences of 488 University Avenue show flat, as well as, Crystal Bach and LUMINA Condominium Development visualizations.

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ART, CULTURE & CRUISING

There is something about the summer, especially in Toronto when the city comes alive. Longer days and warmer nights see people out and about, making the most of this fleeting season. Whether you are interested in festivals, food trucks or fireworks there seems to be something for everyone with an underlying theme of exploration. In this newsletter we explore the artistic energy of the Thompson Toronto’s Lobby Bar; the mesmerizing play of color and light in Dale Chihuly’s ROM (Royal Ontario Museum) exhibit; and live vicariously through Keith and a team of our designers as they travel to Europe to prepare for the inaugural voyage of the Crystal Mozart.