Kartell products are instantly recognizable throughout the world. Iconic pieces like the Louis Ghost Chair, Gnome table-stools, and the Bubble Club are modern classics, loved for their bold design, quality craftsmanship and ability to add whimsy and fun to any room or garden. Some of the most celebrated names in design collaborate with Kartell including: Phillipe Starck, Patricia Urquiola, Vico Magistretti and Piero Lissoni to name just a few. In 1949, Kartell was founded in Milan to manufacture automobile parts. They began producing furniture in 1968 and continue to bring the same manufacturing precision and cutting-edge engineering to everything they make.