Located in Shinjuku’s lively entertainment district, BELLUSTAR TOKYO's Penthouse features five unique penthouse suites, three restaurants, and a spa, designed by Keiji Ashizawa Design and Norm Architects.
Herman Miller, in collaboration with Tokyo-based designer Naoto Fukasawa, have introduced the Asari Chair—a revolutionary chair that combines ergonomic performance with a visually appealing design, suitable for both home and office spaces.
The new Sonos Sub Mini is a small subwoofer with surprisingly big sound. To find out more about the inspiration and research behind the design, Softer Volumes spoke to Dae-Hoo Kim, Senior Industrial Designer at Sonos.
Apple recently released their new range of iPhones and with that comes an array of new features that improve upon the device’s performance, practicality, creative potential and more. If you’re interested in upgrading, in this article we explore the different models available this year in the simplified iPhone 14 range.
When the original MINI was launched back in 1959, the car quickly became a cult classic thanks to its small size, nimble handling, and fuel-efficient engine. The spirit of the original MINI lives on in the current models, continuing to offer a go-kart-like driving experience while maintaining a small carbon footprint.
First introduced over 25 years ago, the Herman Miller Aeron Chair is an iconic design — not only in the context of the workplace but the design world in general. The Aeron chair is considered by many to be an indispensable tool that helps with productivity when working long hours at a desk. Now a perfected classic, I’ve been using the remastered chair for the past few months and in this article I will share my most appreciated features and other things I’ve learnt about the Aeron Chair from using it daily.
With a recent shift in how people work globally—brought forth by the pandemic—the demands on the modern office have changed. There's now a greater need for versatile and flexible spaces that foster collaboration and aid in workspace allocation.
In the last couple of years, the concept of the 'workplace' has taken on a new meaning for many, and subsequently what we look for in our workplace furniture has evolved. Demand has never been greater for versatile pieces that merge timeless aesthetics with today's research-backed ergonomics. Herman Miller's new Zeph Chair captures the spirit of the contemporary office — balancing an attractive Eames-inspired form with the functionality you'd expect from Herman Miller performance seating — and is well poised for the future of the workplace.
The team behind Melbourne furniture showroom In Good Company has created an experience that resembles "shopping with a trusted friend". Softer Volumes spoke with Co-Founder and Director, Louise Bastiras, to find out more about the brands they've curated, the atmosphere in the showroom, and the design of the store itself.