Based in Milan, Italy, Paola Lenti is best known for her unique line of furniture and rugs crafted from wool felt. The brand is synonymous with extensive research and development into materials and processes adopted for their originality, beauty and practicality
The company was founded in 1994 by Paola Lenti with headquarters in Italy’s leading furniture district Meda, Milan. Specializing in rugs and seating furniture for indoor and outdoor environments the Company is today a reference point for textile innovation in the design world.
The entrepreneurial development of Paola Lenti, was stimulated by a desire for excellence, which through coherent and dynamic experimentation, has led to the creation of collections that have changed the concept of rugs and sofa, in terms of materials, forms, production techniques, end uses.
Paola Lenti’s rugs and seating furniture are unique for their appearance and functionalities, because unique are the production and creative processes from which they originate.
Characterized by simple geometrical shapes and bright colors, the pieces are comfortable, informal, and adapt to a broad range of interiors. The choice of special industrial materials is in tune with the search for simple but unprecedented solutions for living styles.
Along with practicality, aesthetic and chromatic aspects – Colour is at the heart of all Paola Lenti’s collections.
The wool, cotton, felt and synthetic fibres used are available in hundreds of hues. The colour range are always dyed exclusively for the company and in the colours created by Paola Lenti.
Each peace attributes its originality to the innovative choice of materials. The key is choosing the highest quality yarns: for the traditional fabrics, this means siourcing the best craftsmen ormanufacturers in the world; for the new high-tech yarns, experimentation is crucial and may result in production techniques found from outside the standard processes familiar to the design world.
Expert workmanship , precise details and finishes and careful packaging are the added value of these unique and avante-garde furnishings. These sought-after materials are consumer-friendly: suitable for both winter and summer, soft, sensual, available in the latest fashion colours and easy to maintain. They are also resistant to fire and water.
Production techniques include age-old traditional methods, craftsmanship as well as innovative technological methods, especially conceived to guarantee that each single product has unique aesthetics and functional qualities such as endurance, resistance and non-deformability.
Product sales training with Anna Lenti and Louisa Salvioni visiting from Italy