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Instagram: February 2014

Feb 28, 2014

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Check out this month’s Instagram round-up from staff at our head office and EQ3 retail stores.


Take design recommendations from Thom and Jill’s Instagrams. They both snapped shots of Muji product (always gorgeous!), proving that great minds really do think alike. Then warm up with Seema’s rich and earthy colour palette. Heather and Chantal show off their morning beverages of choice. Finally, enjoy a snowy, birds-eye view that Carla captured while jetting to Mexico for work.



Muji wall display – San Francisco.  – Thom, Creative Director



Variety’s the very spice of life that gives it all its flavor. Beautiful colour palette! – Seema, Interior Designer (EQ3 Granville)



Morning brew in my favourite mug.  – Heather, Graphic Designer



My favourite pens from Muji.  – Jill, Director of Merchandising



Winter prairies from a plane.  – Carla, Accessory Product Developer



Going for Gold. #goCanadago Morning Beer goes down easier than I thought!  – Chantal, Account Representative



Instagrams taken by staff at our Head Office and EQ3 retail stores. For more great Instagrams, follow our company account @EQ3_Furniture.

Instagram: January 2014

Jan 31, 2014

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This year, we want to show you more of the fun and amazing people behind the EQ3 brand, so we’re giving our monthly Instagram round-ups a new spin! We asked all of our store staff and everyone working with us at the head office to send us their January fave’s. We thought we’d share a few with you.


If you’re longing for a winter escape, check out Amar, Katherine and Tiffany’s travel grams (and maybe sign up for this contest on the EQ3 Facebook Page). Then, get lost in Heather’s cat selfie and Alex’s cat gram, which are proving to be a great distraction from work today. Finally, consider Monica’s words over the weekend. Come Monday morning, you just might find an excuse not to go into the office! Happy weekend, everyone.



Love this neoclassical architecture in modern ambiance.  – Amar, E-Commerce Front-End Administrator (Head Office)



My cat Benedict enjoying a lazy morning (on an EQ3 duvet cover too!).  – Heather, System Administrator (Head Office)



Hong Kong’s skyline.  – Katherine, Sales Associate / Design Consultant (EQ3 Emeryville, California)



Our new dresser is Alan approved.  – Alex, Graphic Designer (Head Office)



Making memories are worth more than making money.  – Monica, Visual Coordinator (EQ3 Granville)



New York: Manhattan Bridge  – Tiffany, Shop at Home Consultant (EQ3 Calgary)


Instagrams taken by staff at our Head Office and EQ3 retail stores. For more great Instagrams, follow our company account @EQ3_Furniture.

Instagram: The Best of 2013

Jan 6, 2014

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2013 was a great year – both inside the office and at home. We’re excited to see what 2014 has in store for all of us at EQ3, but we couldn’t move forward without giving 2013 one last Insta look. We asked our in-house designers to share their favourite Instagram from the past year.


Here’s what they sent in:



Kitchen: An installation in the Walker Art Center by Kiki Smith.  – Alex, Graphic Designer



Urban home mail delivery nostalgia.  – Charles, Marketing Photographer



Roscoe the dog carries our beers on NFL Sundays.  – Paul, Graphic Designer



View from up high. Historic Whitla Building, Winnipeg’s Exchange District.  – Amy Walters, Social Media Associate



Block printing. India.  – Carla, Product Development Coordinator



Weekend pop up shop for the 2013 Winnipeg Design Festival. – Thom, Creative Director



There’s nothing I enjoy more than a good beach day with a bunch of great friends.  – Heather, Graphic Designer



Best found item in our new house so far! Pictorial medical guide from 1952, Coffee table book for sure.  – Brenna,

Merchandising and Store Planning Designer



Instagrams taken by members of our marketing, merchandising and product design and development teams.

For more great Instagrams, follow our company account @EQ3_Furniture.

Instagram: November 2013

Nov 30, 2013

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And just like that, it’s the end of the month and time for another Instagram round-up.


This time, our team sent in photos from their holiday celebrations, outdoor adventures and personal design projects. The highlight: Alex, one of our graphic designers, dressed up as a certain movie character for Halloween (pictured middle row, centre) and we think he really nailed the look. His Followers must have thought so too – the Likes from this photo trumped all previous shots. Of course, it wouldn’t be a true EQ3 Instagram round-up without at least one pet shot, so we’ve thrown a doggy-gram into the mix, as well. How could we resist?




Top row (left to right):


1. Dreidels on the first night of Chanukah. I’ve had these for twenty years!  – Jill, Director of Merchandising

2. There’s something about this time of year that makes the sky extra beautiful.  – Heather, Graphic Designer

3. A two page spread from a catalogue I released earlier this year.  – Thom, Creative Director


Middle row (left to right):


1. LEDs.  – Charles, Marketing Photographer

2. I was Forrest Gump for Halloween.  – Alex, Graphic Designer

3. People watching in her favourite spot!  – Heather, Graphic Designer


Bottom row (left to right):


1. A prototype made of cardboard for a table base.  – Thom, Creative Director

2. Lettering experiments.  – Alex, Graphic Designer

3. An architectural line study en route to the Millenium Library.  – Charles, Marketing Photographer



Instagrams taken by members of our marketing, merchandising and product design and development teams.

For more great Instagrams, follow our company account @EQ3_Furniture.

Instagram: October 2013

Oct 31, 2013

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Here’s what we’ve been up to this month…




Top Row (left to right):


1. On an afternoon drive we spotted this piece of history on the highway. Built in 1887, it’s the only remains of a pioneer settlement called Union Point, just outside Winnipeg.  – Allison, Marketing and Communications Coordinator

2. Learning the process of block printing.  – Carla, Product Development Coordinator

3.  2013 Holiday Gift Guide Photoshoot (behind the scenes).  – Paul, Senior Graphic Designer


Middle Row (left to right):


1. Carving pumpkins with my brother. #tbt  – Heather, Graphic Designer

2. The storefront for MAKE café & design gallery in Winnipeg. Currently exhibiting their current light shade collection, a result of an international design competition.  – Thom, Creative Director

3. Capping off the weekend with some vino and chocolate.  – Amy, Social Media Associate


Bottom Row (left to right):


1. An “exciting” evening out.  – Heather, Graphic Designer

2. I seriously love ice rinks.  – Brenna, Merchandising & Store Planning Designer

3. Woven yarn + Fall.  – Carla, Product Development Coordinator


Instagrams taken by members of our marketing, merchandising and product design and development teams.

For more great Instagrams, follow our company account @EQ3_Furniture.

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