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Tradition and technology: Minotti furnishings are characterized by a combination that combines ancient craftsmanship and the cutting-edge innovation. As a result Minotti upholstery and modern furniture manages, time and again, to satisfy all needs of its sophisticated and demanding clientage. Every single piece of furniture passes through the hand of experienced and highly skilled artisans and is manufactured employing latest technologies. With its wide range of fabrics and exclusive leather upholstery Minotti meets also the demands of those who dislike the concept of serial production. Following a long tradition of Italian craftsmanship, Minotti sofas keep up with the highest quality standards. All products are made in Italy.

Company history

Founded in the 1950's, born out of the intuition of Alberto Minotti, the company's origins are rooted in artisanal tradition. First established as a craft enterprise of small dimensions, already in the 1960's the company started acquiring an industrial character. During the subsequent twenty years the founder's sons, Renato and Roberto Minotti, managed to expand the business and successfully promoted the brand, winning recognition for Minotti products both in Italy and overseas. In charge of the company's strategies, the Minotti brothers shared creative styling and aesthetic principles with architect Rodolfo Dordoni, who is overseeing the collections since 1997. The result is a contemporary, modern design that guarantees comfort and durability.

The stylistic characteristics and aesthetic principles of Rodolfo Dordoni have become a fundamental part of the Minotti style, the essence of which is masterfully displayed at the Minotti showroom in Meda, also designed by Studio Dordoni Architects. The company's headquarters in Meda in turn, build on a former industrial area, was enlarged in order to obtain an exhibition space of 1,000 square meters. The building itself was inspired by the style of a contemporary villa, with terraces and a roof garden, large windows and sober concrete surfaces.

Today Minotti products are available in 61 countries worldwide, in Asia and America as well as in the most European countries, in the Far and the Middle East. Recently Minotti inaugurated Minotti London, a single-brand showrooms right in the heart of the british capital. Other flagship stores can be find in many capitals major cities all over the globe: Vienna, Madrid, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Taiwan (Taipei e Taichung), Beijing, Shanghai, Seul, Manama, Jakarta, Singapore, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Los Angeles, Sidney and Melbourne.

Minotti: tradition and technology

Sofas and armchairs by Minotti are characterized by their exclusivity. They benefit from craft techniques in conjunction with continuous research and innovation of the design and development process, directed by Rodolfo Dordoni. The high quality of the Minotti upholstery is owed to the use of precious and exclusive materials. Indeed, another strength of the company is a large collection of unique fabrics which is updated every year to meet the refined tastes of its customers.

Minotti's fabrics are made solely from sophisticated textures and fine structured wefts. For their new upholstered furniture customers can choose between cotton, velvet, linen, chenille and cashmere. Also Minotti's leather covers are highly customizable and come in wide variety of innovative colors and hues.The exceptional quality of both Minotti fabrics and leather is ensured by rigorous testing. All tests are run according to the strictest ISO standards.

The Minotti collections

Minotti design, synonym for refinement and modern style, calls forth projects that evoke a luxury lifestyle. The wide range of upholstery, furniture and accessories by Minotti refines modern environments worldwide. Minotti White, Minotti Powell, Minotti Leslie: a piece of furniture from the Minotti collections becomes inevitably the true protagonist of the living area. But the Minotti catalogue comprises also solutions for the bedroom and a series of accessories and textiles, rugs and pillows.

A few years ago Minotti first presented a versatile furniture collection intended for indoor and outdoor use. The Lifescape collection is meant to foster the creation of a stylistic and visual continuity between living room, terrace and garden. Innovative weatherproof materials are designed to resist and guarantee a prolonged life span.

Every single piece of furniture by Minotti is unique, made in Italy and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity that attests the originality. Minotti retailers offer customers a highly professional support as well as an excellent after-sale service. ... More ... less