It's finally Friday and we've got cold boozy drinks on the mind already. Seems like a good time to share some renderings of the new Narwhals' at The Streets of St. Charles, scheduled to open in the spring. (Click on the images to enlarge them.) Located just south of Highway 70 at the river, the brand-new building is still under construction, but we'll be ready to hit the ground running as soon as the space

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In architecture and construction, there are good surprises and bad surprises. Good surprises: a glorious rendering of a meticulously detailed space that is within (or below!) budget. Bad surprises: the floor not looking the way you thought it would, or not having enough lighting above a crucial work area. As much as we relish a good design meeting with a few well-timed theatrics, we never want you to experience a bad surprise when everything is

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We're lucky to have a prime spot right in the middle of Grovefest, one of our favorite community events. This year, we're partnering with Building Futures to offer an open house and STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) workshop for kids. Stop by our office between 2:00 and 6:00 on Saturday, October 6, 2018 to meet our friends at Building Futures, build a spaghetti-and-marshmallow tower, take a tour of the studio, and have some snacks. We're

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Mission Taco Joint is a local favorite, and for good reason: An impressive list of tacos (Duck! Portobellos and goat cheese!) with an equally impressive list of drinks, all enjoyed in a funky, comfortable space. After opening three outposts in the city of St. Louis, the owners decided to cross the river to spread the taco love. After selecting a space in the Streets of St. Charles development, we were charged with making a sterile

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Wiese is the wizard of warehouses. Providing their clients with material handling equipment (forklifts, railcar movers, balers, and everything else a warehouse needs), safety training, and warehouse design, Wiese's corporate office in St. Louis was due for its own redesign. The entire office was renovated, but Wiese's leadership wanted to drastically upgrade shared staff amenities, including the break room, training room, and conference areas, all while reinforcing the Wiese brand. The new space is light

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After operating a successful online shop of plant-based beauty products for years, Megan A. Schwarz wanted to refocus her efforts on her true love: holistic health coaching with a focus on women's skin and hormones. In addition to offering her clients advice on lifestyle, diet, and skin treatments, Megan also offers breathwork sessions to coach clients on diaphragmatic breathing to decrease stress and increase mindfulness. With such a unique offering of services, Megan needed a

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Fork and Stix has been critically acclaimed as some of the best Thai food in town, and we were excited to work with the owner to open a sister restaurant, KiiN Essentially Thai, downtown. In addition to some of the core dishes offered at Fork and Stix, KiiN would also offer traditional northern Thai “country” food. The restaurant was a former gift shop in the MX District downtown St. Louis. Featuring a wall of windows and concrete floors,

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