Softer Volumes presents a new video interview series exploring the stories behind some of Australia's best design destinations and brands. In this episode, we visit The Calile Hotel, which takes centre stage on Brisbane’s fashionable James St. We spoke to The Calile’s owner and general manager about the hotel’s inspiration and design—gaining insight into the type of experience they’ve created for guests when staying at what has quickly become an icon of Australian hospitality.
Bottega is a modern Italian restaurant with a warm atmosphere that spills out onto the street in the heart of one of Melbourne’s best-known dining precincts. Softer Volumes spoke with owner Denis Lucey and head chef Dusty Treweek to find out more about Bottega’s unique offering, how it’s stood the test of time, and what makes the restaurant's distinctive menu so inviting.
Melbourne has a lot to offer when it comes to men's fashion (as well as women's). From multi-label retailers to flagship brand stores and local outposts, our team has compiled a list of favourite menswear shops.
Sydney has no shortage of great shops and boutiques. When it comes to fashion there is a wealth of stores to choose from, whatever your personal aesthetic. Softer Volumes has curated a list of some of the best fashion stores in Sydney, offering men's and women's clothing from both local and international brands.