By 1906, the local nobility sought his hand-crafted linens,
and the house of Pratesi was born. The first Pratesi boutique opened in the seaside town of
Forte dei Marmi, overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Tuscany. By 1945, a flagship store
was established in Milan on the prestigious via Montenapoleone, before expanding worldwide.
The house’s most ardent—and arguably most celebrated—client was none other than Coco Chanel, who
appointed Pratesi to create a streamlined and elegant linen collection for her Paris home in 1927.
Since then, our crisply embroidered three lines, the TRE RIGHE collection, has become synonymous with
luxury linens, and is much imitated—although never replicated.
Mademoiselle Chanel is not the only eminence to insist on Pratesi. Elizabeth Taylor once checked out
of a hotel because the room was not outfitted with Pratesi linens. Yves Saint Laurent, Ernest
Hemingway and Lee Radziwill were just a few of the celebrated minds and tastemakers devoted to the
Today, Pratesi is still cherished around the world for our timeless designs, impeccably soft hand, and
Following the demand and anticipation from our devoted clients, Pratesi returns in 2022 with a
collection honoring our heritage and furthering our promise of luxury. In addition to our famous TRE
RIGHE and TRECCIA collections, our new ICONA collection stylizes the Pratesi “P” logo into an elegant
scrolling vine that is at once magnificent and spirited.
Lovingly created and delivered in our instantly recognizable orange packaging made of Forest
Stewardship Counsil (FSC) certified 100% recyclable paper, Pratesi inspires
joie de vivre from the moment of receiving.
Awaken the senses and discover the renewed
Maison of Pratesi.