Luxury furniture is perceived both as a commodity and also as an art object. However, like all works of art, the value of such pieces fluctuates independently of the usual market rules. Natuzzi is one of the pieces of luxury furniture, and more than that, lately, it has become the world leader in leather sofas.
A Bit of History
Founded in 1959 by Pasquale Natuzzi, the group with the same name is specialized in upholstered leather furniture and is the largest manufacturer in this field in Italy. It offers a variety of styles, producing and commercializing luxury furniture for worldwide customers.
“Every day, 4,000 people worldwide are choosing a product NATUZZI to furnish the house. 4,000 people who recognize in our design their own lifestyle. Our biggest success is their satisfaction, “says the founder of the group, Pasquale Natuzzi.
And the truth is that: Today, Natuzzi is the world leader in the segment of furnishings upholstered in leather, totaling 776 points of sale worldwide. It is also, one of the furniture manufacturer with the largest investments in research and development each year. The result: More than 100 models of different styles, materials and colors, trace the new trends in the world of furniture.
One of the most expensive models is Nicolaus sofa, 3 seater sofa, which features two seating elements, elements that are operated via an electrical system, by simply touching the arm of the couch, whose price is around 6,000 euros (8200 U.S. Dollar).
Natuzzi White Leather Sofa – A “Magnifico” Couch (video)
Natuzzi and Minimalist Style
It is preferred minimalist style based on simple geometric forms, led to the removal of all decorations, so everything to be reduced to pure form.
Minimalist design combined with natural style – fluid forms- and the colors are very intense.
This spring, at the Milan furniture exhibition acid colors such as orange, bright green, red were predominant.
Functionality and Technology
However, the modern concept is more, not only the shape and color. The models created by large companies, producers of luxury furniture, including Natuzzi, are very functional and have incorporated increasingly more the latest technology. Moreover, the materials used are durable and easy to maintain.