Portofino Sofa

by Ghidini 1961

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The Portofino Sofa is an elegant modular sofa designed by Stefano Giovannoni and produced by Ghidini 1961. The design is inspired by the classic Chesterfield sofa, deconstructed and reimagined for the contemporary age with round shapes and sleek lines. The Portofino modular sofa offers an extensive range of seating compositions, each with different shapes and depths. It is ideal for both private and contract use.

The Portofino Sofa is a modular sofa with 4 different units and is available in many upholstery and metal finish options. Please see the Ghidini Materials and Finishes Catalogue under the Features tab and contact us for more information. 

Stefano Giovannoni lives and works in Milan. He graduated in architecture at the University of Florence and since then he has been focusing on the world of home accessories and kitchenware. Stefano has collaborated with companies like Alessi, Amore Pacific, Cedderoth, Deborah, Fiat, Hannstar, Hansemm, Helit, Henkel, Honeywell, Kokuyo, Inda, Laufen, Lavazza, LG Hausys, Magis, Mika-kuto, NTT Docomo, Oras, Oregon Scientific , Pepsico, Pulsar, Samsung, Seiko, Siemens, Sodastream, 3M, Telecom, Toto, Veneta Cucine, and many others. Some of Stefano's collections, such as the Girotondo collection (over 10 million units sold), the Mami, the  "FFF" series for Alessi, the Alessi-one bathroom ware, and the Bombo family for Magis, remain milestones in the world of design.

Ghidini 1961 is the design-led consumer products brand from Ghidini Bosco, the Italian specialist in metal die-casting renowned for their manufacturing expertise, especially with brass. Precious and luxurious, Ghidini 1961 is the perfect marriage of manufacturing heritage and cutting-edge contemporary design. Read our related blog post on Ghidini 1961 here.

Product Reference
Corner Seater 150: SG216--101--
Corner Seater 195: SG214--102--
Corner Seater 195 with half backrest and armrest: SG213--102--
Corner Seater 195 with half backrest and no armrest: SG212--101--

Custom-made to order

100% made in Italy


Corner Seater 150: W 150 x D 150 x H 75 x Seat H 40 cm
Corner Seater 195: W 195 x D 90 x H 75 x Seat H 40 cm
Corner Seater 195 with half backrest and armrest: W 195 x D 90 x H 75 x Seat H 40 cm
Corner Seater 195 with half backrest and no armrest: W 170 x D 90 x H 75 x Seat H 40 cm

Suitable for indoor use only

Materials & Finishes
- Structure: Base in plywood panel and polyurethane rubber of different densities
- Cushions: Back cushions in high grammage wadding on wood structure. Seat cushions in polyurethane rubber of different densities. Back cushions covered with a quilted goose down in cotton lining
- Seat, backrest and armrests: fully upholstered
- Covers: Seat and back cushions covers are removable for both fabric and leather versions
- Base: All products from Portofino collection are based on aluminium feet die cast in house at Ghidini 1961; the metal base is available in 16 different finishes
Please refer to the Ghidini Materials and Finishes Catalogue below.

Care and Maintenance
Do not use dissolvents for cleaning; only use a soft and dry cloth, mildly moistened when applicable and if necessary; very specific brass and copper polishers are also recommended

Additional Information
Ghidini Materials and Finishes Catalogue
Ghidini Products Tech Sheets and General Index


Lead Time
Production 60-90 days plus shipping 1-2 weeks depending on location.
Please contact us for more information on stock availability and delivery lead times.

Delivery - United Kingdom
The UK delivery charge for this product is based on the shipping destination. You can check these charges at the Shopping Cart or Checkout. Our prices include all applicable VAT, import duties, clearance charges and other fees associated with importing the product into the UK. You will not be asked for further payments once you have made the purchase.

This product will be sent by a courier using a kerbside, non-timed service. We offer an enhanced delivery service which includes delivery at an agreed time slot to your room of choice, product assembly, removal of packaging and old items of furniture as well as storage for a limited period for an extra charge. Please contact us for a quotation.

Delivery - Outside United Kingdom
This product will be sent by a courier using a kerbside, non-timed service. Charges for deliveries outside the UK vary depending on size and weight and will be shown at the Shopping Cart or Checkout. You can also contact us for a custom delivery cost quotation.

All our product prices include UK VAT of 20%, which will be automatically deducted at the Checkout for orders with delivery addresses outside the UK. Customers from outside the UK (including countries in the European Union) will be liable for paying any applicable local import duties, VAT or similar sales taxes. Once the shipment reaches its destination country, the relevant authorities or the shipping company will contact you with further information on such taxes, which must be paid by you before the goods can be delivered. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Additional Information
Delivery & Returns
Terms & Conditions


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