Cornelio Cappellini is a family-owned company located in northern Italy, near the wonderful Como lake.
The company bears the name of its founder Mr. Cornelio Cappellini, the honorary president, who passed the management of the society to his son Franco and Claudio and his daughter Lucia.
The deepest genesis of the enterprise is even more ancient as it goes back to Mr. Cornelio’s grandfather, who was an ebonist. A tradition was interrupted for one generation, when is son Claudio, father of Cornelio, chose to work as a shoemaker. This was only a parenthesis of the dynasty, but also a predication of the more artistic potential of the family that would have reached its fullest expression through the nephew carryng the same name.
Since the middle of last century Cornelio Cappellini specialized in the furniture production adopting engineering methods and fishing techniques belonging to the Italian furniture industry handed down from generation to generation.
A path of tradition combined to innovation that brought to a passionate committent to quality, a significant mixture that is keeping on the research of excellence still nowadays.
At the beginning of the new millennium the company realized the great development in the market’s demand along with changes in lifestyle and moved towards a new collection named “Cornelio Cappellini luxury chic“. The new products were designed with a strong glamour accent emphasized through an increasing use of crystals, precious metals, beautiful fabrics and leathers.
Only at the beginning of 2010 Cornelio Cappellini presented the new luxury furniture collection under the mane “haute couture of interiors“. Lacquer painting with pearly colours and the ever increasing use of Murano glass found its best performance, while precious coverings anticipated the new Italian fashion collections.
The very high customization level of the construction, finish and upholstery makes each item a unique piece.