Furniture should be fun and functional all at once, whether indoors or outdoors. Paola Lenti products are designed from principles of simplicity and comfort, with inspired shapes and materials. Combining technological innovations with traditional principles of comfort and durability, materials like technical yarn are handwoven into surprisingly soft coverings, in startling or subtle colors. A child’s hanging swing becomes a sophisticated piece of furniture with pops of color that blend into any garden. Seating groups are configured for lounging by the pool or gathering on the lawn for conversation and cool drinks. Even floor coverings are offered in a variety of outdoor or indoor fabrics. Search the whole collection for your inspiration piece.
Francesco Rota (born 1966 in Milan, Italy) graduated from Peliz, Switzerland’s Art Center College of Design in 1994 and founded the Francesco Rota Design Office the following year. He began working with companies both in Italy and abroad, creating interior design for well-known firms such as L’Oreal and Oluce, as well as spatial design for Daimler Chrysler/Mercedes Benz and Nestle. Rota has also designed for brands such as Bals Tokyo, Martini & Rossi, and Paola. Over his career, Francesco Rota has received multiple honors, including the International Audi Design Award “Life in Motion” first prize as well as honorable mentions at the 19° Premio Compasso D'Oro 2001 and the 20° Premio Compasso D'Oro 2004.