Softer Volumes

An exploration of inspiring spaces, purposeful objects and enriching travel experiences for design-minded individuals.



Product stylist and photographer Hali Mason’s home has a serene atmosphere, sharing certain qualities with a beautiful showroom or gallery. Hali takes us through some of her favourite rooms in her home, giving insight into how she and her family use and enjoy each space and the objects they’ve chosen to include.
Cleverly hidden in each temple of these contemporary glasses is an in-built speaker. The aim: to listen to your favourite song or podcast or jump on a call without the need for any other devices or accessories.
In a century-old building in Copenhagen, Aspekt Office has designed an open, collaborative space for Work & Co that fuses historical architecture with modern needs, and the city’s signature pared-back Scandinavian style.

A collection of design hotels and luxury resorts from around the world

Featured Hotels

Subscribe to
Softer Volumes

Receive first access to print editions and special invitation-only projects, along with highlights from our latest articles, interviews and guides.

A selection of quality products from recommended brands and retailers

Terence Chin is an interiors and lifestyle photographer with over 20 years of experience under his belt. He’s travelled around Australia and the world shooting for a range of notable clients including Saturdays NYC, bassike, Incu, IN BED, and Assembly Label.
A complex cultural scene brimming with eccentricity, coupled with historic neighbourhoods, stunning natural vistas, and farm-fresh produce has come to define Tasmania's capital of Hobart, and the surrounds are becoming equally as appealing.