Francesca grows up in Peru, Switzerland, the US and Italy. After graduating in Washington DC, she is at the Architecture School of the Parson School of Design, New York.

In the early 90s, she is with Alessandro Mendini, and follows numerous projects among which the Groeningen Museum and the “Swatch Kiosk”. In Switzerland, with Architect Martin Wagner, Francesca works on several residential and public projects and on the publishing of Wagner’s works.

In 1998, she approaches the textile world and starts her 10 years relationship with Frette. She is first responsible for the Home Collection of the STAR division and later becomes responsible fot the Hospitaly division of the whole group. She develops projects/products for some of the top hotel chains in the world.

In 2005, she becomes Frette’s Corporate Image director, taking on responsibilities such as new store design, catalogs and showrooms.

Since 2009 Francesca indipendently follows a selected group of clients in the areas of Interior Design and Corporate Identity managing an exceptional support team of professionals.


Arch. Diletta Stazzi