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October 2022
HESSENTIA grows again becoming part of the network Lux Afrique Boutique, a trusted online platform of luxury items in Africa. The long experience in African Luxury market meets the care to detail and Italian craftsmanship of HESSENTIA, for a collaboration that goes beyond borders and that aims to bring all over the world the particularity and preciousness of handmade in Italy.
A selection of masterpieces of HESSENTIA Collection will be available on Lux Afrique Boutique portal, where you can admire the details and particularities, as well as the technical and formal specifications. The African tradition and the Italian contemporaneity will provide you with a unique experience, which will bring character and design to your homes.

September 2022
The HESSENTIA site is renewed, but the key points remain the same as always: handmade in Italy and uniqueness of the products.
With an in-depth study focused both on the user experience and the user interface, we offer a complete and functional digital platform that reflects in every way the new company image.
Interactive elements, new functions, in-depth videos, detailed explanations of the most sought-after production techniques... the new HESSENTIA website offers a perfect photograph of the company, transposing it into the digital world.

July 2022
An iconic product never ceases to amaze and it is for this reason that HESSENTIA has decided to pay homage to a selection of products in the Collection, enhancing them with totally new finishes.
The storage unit Libra, for example, has taken on a more incisive look thanks to the blue-green colour that characterizes it in the new version. The Concave coffee tables have expanded their colour range with pumpkin and taupe shades. The winning combination of the Fyra chair with the Spinnaker table has been renewed thanks to the ice-coloured leather and Blue deep marble.
Both the armchair Marilou and the armchair Oliver had been proposed in the past with soft and warm shades, while now they have changed their look in the cold tones of turquoise and dark blue.
HESSENTIA innovation is not only chromatic, but also formal and in materials. For instance, the chandelier Nova has now a lightened structure, with two luminous elements instead of three.
Even a more classic product such as the sideboard Harbor presents itself in a new look thanks to the selection of a new finish in poplar root, demonstrating once again how the company has evolved over time while holding fast to its origins.

June 2022
After three years of stop finally the most important event in the world of international Design is back, bringing to Milan the best companies of the sector from all over the world.
Innovation, challenge, exhibition of the best products: the Milan Fair is a meeting point for architects, designers and interior design enthusiasts. HESSENTIA wanted to break the mould, offering a totally new exhibition set compared to the past.
An in-depth product and material research led to the development and creation of the New 2022 Collection, which is composed of pieces that come out of the ordinary to explore the extraordinary, both in aesthetic and formal terms.
One of the flagship products is certainly Tita chair, presented in different finishes ranging from natural ash to lacquered colors, skilfully combined with Ovoo table, also characterized by bright colors and irregular and organic shapes.
The collection also includes products such as storage units, bookcases and various sofa proposals, such as GIO sofa presented in a totally new upholstery.

May 2022
Customer care and attention to details are two essential values of HESSENTIA. For this reason, from today a new special area, dedicated entirely to the customer to meet the most sophisticated furnishing needs, has been created inside the wide company showroom.
A place to unleash your imagination, where you can play with different colours, finishes and materials, all characterized by a unique fil rouge: the quality and craftsmanship of handmade in Italy. The wide bright space allows you to evaluate the combinations of materials and colours with the natural light that filters through the large windows that characterize the entire headquarters.
HESSENTIA team will assist the client in every step, providing the necessary support and their own experience. Here fantasy seems to have no limits, and any dream can come true.

April 2022
What makes the company immediately recognizable are its logo and its history. Both can be found in the new catalogue HESSENTIA able to show each product of the collection in detail, highlighting its characteristics.
Refined seats with different sizes, elegant tables, soft upholstered furniture and storage units with innovative shapes, share the same common thread: Made in Italy which is a value that has never changed over time in every HESSENTIA product.
The large dimensions of many pieces allow people to admire details that characterize the products of the collection, continuously stimulating the imagination without hiding the preciousness of the finishes such as bronze or marble; elements full of natural characteristics that make each piece unique.

March 2022
Research, innovation, care to detail. HESSENTIA never ceases to deepen the study of new materials and products, focusing on a totally new project.<br>The collection is enriched with carpets handmade in Italy, inside of the company, thus expanding the possibility of creating unique and refined environments under the HESSENTIA brand.
Hessentia carpets are designed following shapes capable of surprising and strengthening the environment in which they are placed, also thanks to the colours and sizes available.
The tones range from bronze to dark blue, from pearl grey to milky white with a touch of mustard yellow, one of the flagship colours of the new collection. Hessentia carpets often follow the shapes of the room they decorate.

26 February 2022
Rai 3 interview on the 26th of February 2022 with Franco and Claudio

September 2021
<b style="color: #C9C9C9; font-size: 22px;">Art and comfort in the new collection HESSENTIA | Cornelio Cappellini<b><br>
The new Hessentia | Cornelio Cappellini collection meets expectations: energetic and enriched by the new models presented at the Supersalone in Milan 2021, it wins the consensus of the customers who enthusiastically welcomed the new corporate vision. Soft volumes and refined details designed by architect Luca Erba and Claudio Cappellini, result of a long stylistic research, were presented in a special stage for the Salone del Mobile in Milan.
The refinement of the individual pieces was enhanced at Milan Design Week 2021 by the unique exhibition that highlighted the pieces as an exhibition of Contemporary Art. A maxi "puzzle-murals" of 17 meters in length, decorated by hand by the artist Davide Acquati, was the background for the presentation of the pieces of the Hessentia | Cornelio Cappellini collection.
A harmonious atmosphere where once again the peculiarity of different volumes and the variety of finishes have created a winning “mix and match” oriented towards the future.
<br><b>FYRA chairs and armchairs</b>
Fyra collection of chairs and armchairs has a metal structure that takes inspiration by the shapes of the iconic chairs of Scandinavian design of the 60s. The separation between the soft and comfortable seat and the back gives this chair a slender and unstructured profile.
<br><b>SPINNAKER, the sculptural table</b>
It represents the perfect combination between sculptural art and architectural research, which emphasizes once again the ability to create products that differ in the value of the raw materials and the complexity of the techniques used.
The melted bronze parts of the base are realized with a classic foundry technique, which consists in casting liquid metal into a mold made of special sand, called foundry sand, which has the shape of the piece to be made.
<br><b>GIO, harmony between comfort and design</b>
Gio sofa is the result of a long design process and a synergistic collaboration between the architect Luca Erba and company Cornelio Cappellini. This sofa amazes for its soft and defined volumes, but especially for the comfort given by the freshness of its design. The seat is suspended between the two parts of the back, whose volumetric embrace creates a complex corner element.
Different upholsteries are available: coloured fabrics, nabuk and leathers that give different personalities while preserving the identity of the sofa.
<br><b>CONCAVE coffee tables</b>
Concave is a modern and versatile coffee table that easily integrates into any living area giving an accent of colorful originality, thanks to the variety of sizes and finishes available.
Concave collection of coffee tables by Hessentia | Cornelio Cappellini is characterized by a cylindrical structure decorated with an engraved bas-relief pattern. The base supports the top available in marble or in lacquered wood, as the structure.

05|10 September 2021
<b>NEW LIVING COLLECTION |</b> SEPTEMBER 2021 <br><b> Supersalone by Salone del Mobile.Milano</b> <br>5-10 September 2021 <br> Rho Fiera Milano <br>10:00 am - 7:00 pm <br> Pavillion 1 Stand B06
<b>NEW BEDROOM COLLECTION |</b> SEPTEMBER 2021 <br><b>Borgospesso Interiors s.r.l</b><br> 5-10 September 2021<br> Via Borgospesso, 18, MILAN <br> 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
<b>COLLECTION | </b>APRIL 2021<br><b> Hessentia | Cornelio Cappellini headquarter showroom</b><br> 6-10 September 2021 <br>Via San Salvatore, angolo Via Monaco di Baviera snc, CARATE BRIANZA (MB) <br>9:00 am - 6:00 pm by appointment only<br> Free transfer available on demand one day in advance (email: sales@corneliocappellini.com)

April 2021
A captivating picture series that aims at exalting the collections thanks to different backgrounds: detailed technical information about raw materials and drawings support the design process.

January 2021
Market changes and brands must also follow this evolution.
New products, a contemporary and refined concept are the basis of the company rebranding that led to the introduction of the new logo HESSENTIA in a process of renewal that has represented in recent years a decisive stylistic evolution.
HESSENTIA | Cornelio Cappellini highlights and consolidates the corporate vision by enhancing the craftsmanship and tailoring of the collections, expressions of careful stylistic and material research.
The name comes from the Latin “essentia", understood as the synthesis of the complexity that determines its value and inimitability (uniqueness).
The corporate rebranding involves the entire marketing area, from digital enhancement to all activities aimed at strengthening the brand image.
The new vision has the goal to create fluid ambiences, with a versatile proposal in terms of product sizes and a wide range of finishes.
A "mix and match" of different items, sizes and materials, able to create a harmonious atmosphere and enhance the identity of each home.

23 November 2019
Franco Cappellini, president of CC, attended the event ‘Design- Build Decoration’ 2020 organised by Marazzi on the 23rd of November at the Red Star Macalline building, underlining the role of Cornelio Cappellini in the Chinese market concerning design, build and decoration.
CC Cornelio Cappellini believes that 2020 will be the year of the “one stop service” , where customers can be guided by the design group together with companies like us to dress every house project like dressing the accessories of a woman.
Cornelio Cappellini partner in town Shanghai Lushi Co., through its CEO Mark Zhu can also support both CC Cornelio Cappellini and a design group like IDA company to create the best furniture matching.
IDA company, mainly through Arch. Gennaro De Angelis that CC Cornelio Cappellini has been collaborating more than 10 years with, are perfectly able to interpret this new trend suggesting the best choices in terms of architecture, soft decoration and furniture selection.

20|22 November 2019
CC Cornelio Cappellini attended Salone del Mobile. Milano Shanghai with ‘Hessentia’ collection already introduced at Salone del Mobile. Milano 2019.
A new living concept: Each room is characterised by a perfect balance between walls, furniture and decorative elements. The materials and finishes presented play the leading role, enhancing the innovative contemporary shapes.

09|12 October 2019
At Salone del Mobile. Milano Moscow 2019 Cornelio Cappellini presented the new collection ‘Hessentia’, that represents the beginning of a new experience of contemporary way of living for CC Cornelio Cappellini: it is the result of a creative collaboration between Mr. Luca Erba and Mr. Claudio Cappellini.
The stand was divided into a living area and a bedroom, where pieces of the last CC collection, presented during the last Salone Internazionale del Mobile of Milan 2019, played the lead role.
‘Nova’ table, designed by Luca Erba, is characterized by a sophisticated metal structure combined with inserts of “Red Valentine” marble, the same used for the top: with ‘Euphoria’ chairs it creates an elegant contemporary atmosphere, enhanced by the decorative elements, such as paintings, accessories and sculptures, placed by the creative director Claudio Cappellini.
‘Hug’ bed and ‘Linfa’ collection of chest and night tables, by Luca Erba, perfectly embody Cornelio Cappellini’s stylistic concept. The embroidery on the headboard of ‘Hug’ bed and the engraving on the marble inserts of ‘Linfa’ collection absolutely represent the high quality in the material choice and also in the Made in Italy skilled craftmanship.
The masterpieces of the previous collections harmoniously interact with the new items: ‘Cannes’ armchairs, ‘Byron’ sofa, ‘Donald’ coffee tables and ‘Planetarium’ chandelier are in fact symbol of a timeless elegance, the main concept on which Cornelio Cappellini bases its collections, to create unique and exclusive furnishing solutions.

09|14 April 2019
“Hessentia” represents the beginning of a new experience of contemporary way of living for CC Cornelio Cappellini: it is the result of a creative collaboration between Mr. Luca Erba and Mr. Claudio Cappellini.
The working processes of different high quality materials such as metals, handmade Murano glass details obtained through pouring process, soft-touch leathers, artistic pottery details and precious wood together with the design of contemporary shapes, let CC Cornelio Cappellini present unique and exclusive collections at Salone del Mobile. Milano 2019.
Collections produced in series but exclusive at the same time, thanks to the uniqueness and preciousness of materials used, together with the skills of master artisans who realize them.
Each room presented at Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019 is surrounded by refined and precious walls characterized by complex proportions and geometry, able to create a home to be lived for years without any feeling of boredom, a home able to arise emotions.

06|09 March 2019
On the occasion of the 6th Anniversary of “Design Shanghai”, ‘Diamond’ storage unit designed by Claudio Cappellini, CC Creative director, won the “Design Shanghai Picks” 2019, a special prize which is awarded every year as certification of the high standards of the participating brands and designers in the fields of design concepts, production techniques, culture and art.
The rigorous judging panel was composed by famous members of the Design world, among them: Darrel Best and Ross Urwin, Creative Director of Design Shanghai, Tan Zhuo, Director of Design Shanghai, Aldo Cibic, founder of Cibic Workshop, Sebastian Gier, creative thinker and cross-border designer, CEO of Shishang Building Chen Wei, independent designer and digital artist Zhang Zhoujie.

08 March 2019
In occasion of the ‘Dolce Vita’ tv programme that talks about lifestyle, fashion and other latest leisure goods/activities available in Hong Kong, Mr. Franco Cappellini CC president, was invited at Cornelio Cappellini shop in Hong Kong by Ulferts of Sweden, to talk about the values of Italian know- how which are Passion, Quality and care for Details typical elements that distinguish Cornelio Cappellini Company.
Indeed, the highest expression of Cornelio Cappellini design concept is the combination of traditional working processes with unusual materials and advanced technologies which originates a unique aesthetics: a great devotion towards the continuous research and testing assures a constant increase that reflects its effect when new collections are designed and manufactured. These values define all the furniture presented at Cornelio Cappellini shop in Hong Kong.
There was a special guest Miss Bonnie Chan the 2nd runner up of Miss Hong Kong 2016 and actress, who talked about why Italian furniture is famous worldwide, and why Italian furniture is a valuable investment appreciating Cornelio Cappellini masterpieces like ‘Cannes’ sofa and ‘Clio’ dining table.

06|09 March 2019
Cornelio Cappellini took part for the first time in the exhibition Design Shanghai, from the 6th to the 9th of March in Shanghai, China.
A new wall panel design concept: contemporaneity, innovation and tradition are the ideas expressed by the project presented at Design Shanghai, where precious and traditional techniques are revised with a contemporary touch.
The exclusive aesthetic and the artistic value can emerge and defines different finishes and handmade working processes on materials like resin, Murano glass, leather and decorative lacquer that enhance original and sophisticated textures able to satisfy a refined taste where the “art” merges a “made-to-measure” home.
Furthermore, these wall panels complete the stand atmosphere enhancing the distinctive pieces of CC collections and satisfying customers with a sophisticated and contemporary taste.

06|09 February 2019
Cornelio Cappellini took part for the first time in the exhibition Interior Mebel, from the 6th to the 9th of February in Kiev, Ukraine.
A unique and chic atmosphere characterizes the collections presented at Interior Mebel, where warm soft colours, accurate details and high-quality materials interact with one another to create luxury and elegant living areas.
Cornelio Cappellini sophisticated taste is enhanced by the masterpieces of its collections: the sofas and the armchairs express a concept of luxury with a special attentions to details, where sartorial and artisan skills, main value of the company, stand out decisively thanks to the refined working processes carried out by expert master craftsmen.
Shapes and finishes define the unique style of each piece of furniture, which has been realized using high-quality materials such as Murano glass, resin, and precious metals finishes, projected and created to make your home exclusive.

22|24 November 2018
Cornelio Cappellini attended the 3rd edition of Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai held in Shanghai from 22 to 24 November.
The contemporary living spaces express a refined taste where different styles interact with one another as expression of elegance and exclusivity; the handmade wallpaper created by decorators of Cornelio Cappellini enhances a timeless atmosphere.
The upholstered items are characterized by the refinement of the shapes and by the care expressed by the sartorial details.

10|13 October 2018
At Salone del Mobile. Milano Moscow 2018 Cornelio Cappellini presented a new luxury concept, which expresses the company identity through the elegant living area and the sophisticated atmosphere of the bedroom.
The stand was characterized by the masterpieces of Cornelio Cappellini Italian luxury collections: the exclusive sofas enhanced the attention to details, especially to stitching and embroideries on the backs, and the unique finishes showed the history of Italian high-quality tradition thanks to precious materials such as Murano glass. The contrast between the warm and creamy colours of the furniture and the brilliant blue of the walls created a modern and luxury atmosphere.

17|22 April 2018
MODERNITY, UNIQUENESS, EMOTION:
The new Cornelio Cappellini collection leads the visitors to the discovery of items that blend modernity, decoration, art and design. The collection will enhance a contemporary italian furniture new feeling: the patterns of the finishes are innovative, creating a unique drawing that underlines the hand-made quality.
The Murano glass is the main character of the collections that is revised in its contemporary key with thick glass enriched by artisanal skills.
Furthermore, Cornelio Cappellini keeps on giving its personal interpretation of the use of the resin: In this collection it’s meant to take a double role both formal and natural to inspire preciousness and uniqueness at the same time creating exclusive resin table furniture.
The visitors in the booth will be welcomed by a synergy of coloured areas from which emerge warm tones of the oak and the fine Bois Violet that mix with shades of cool grey typical of a modern and decorative style.
Traditional colours merge with unconventional shades like deep red and deep blue and green water colour finishes complete storage units with natural marbles inserts.
The high-quality fabric sofas and leather typical of Cornelio Cappellini are handcrafted with embroideries and threads of satin that run along the profiles of some of the most beautiful seatings designed.

15|21 January 2018
For the first time Cornelio Cappellini participated in Imm Cologne 2018, a fair dedicated to interior design with a great contemporary appeal in Europe and the must-attend event that anticipates new trends. The stand has been designed as a continuous space where the environments blend and strengthen with each other. The two living areas extend and embrace the dining area illuminated and stressed by the large Richmond chandelier. The choice of bright colors for the setting defines the various areas that enhance the furnishings proposed in unusual shades. The identity of pieces has been redesigned through new materials and new colors. So also their function in the space.

23|25 November 2017

November 2017

04|09 April 2017
Cornelio Cappellini Collection presents at Salone del Mobile 2017 has been accepted of a huge number of visitors, It showed up through concept of balance, colors and contemporaneity.
A deep sense of contrasts characterizes the interiors and contemporary furniture breaking with tradition. The proportions, shapes and contrasts of color connote authenticity, virtue and the spirit of modernity.
A succession of spaces that fuse and mix together, creating a modern open space rich in the finishing.
Continuing, the stand offers other fine finishing like decoration with Carrara Marble and hand-painted paintings with three-dimensional pastes and at soft velvet padded walls contrast the modernity and cleanliness of the steels and mirrors.