Kathy Ireland Worldwide has partnered with leading Italian leather upholstery furniture brand Di Giò for leather sofas. Kathy Ireland Home by Di Giò and Kathleen Marie Italia by Di Giò made their debut this week at the High Point Pre-Market.
“We are thrilled to partner with Kathy Ireland and her superb kathy ireland Worldwide team,” says Giovanni Sforza, general manager and stylist, Di Giò. “Kathy and her team’s talent and success in the home and furniture industry are renowned all over the world. We honestly could not have hoped for a better partner. This is a new and truly exciting chapter for our company.”
Di Giò is the latest company to join kathy ireland Home (kiH), whose brand partners include Nebraska Furniture Mart, Pacific Coast Lighting, Nourison rugs, Bush home and office furniture, Luminance for Emerson home and office ceiling fans and more.
As part of the partnership, Di Giò is supporting two nonprofit organizations: the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation, the leading national nonprofit organization whose groundbreaking research in childhood cancer is affecting treatment protocols nationwide; and Soleterre, an Italy-based nonprofit committed to the protection and promotion of psycho-physical well-being for everyone, both individually and collectively, at any age across the world.
“We are delighted about this new collaboration with Di Giò,” says Kathy Ireland, chair, chief executive officer and chief designer, kathy ireland Worldwide. “Di Giò leather sofas are all hand-crafted in Italy of the highest quality leather and offer beautiful European styling, with modern lines to add elegance to any home. Giovanni, Silvio and the entire Di Giò team build incredible furniture. We look forward to presenting this exquisite new leather furniture collection to our customers at the High Point Pre-Market.”