original tufty time sofa

Tuftytime by Patricia Urquiola for BBItalia

The TuftyTime sofa is the ultimate in contemporary sectional seating. 8 Elements.

Designed when: 2005 by Spanish Designer Patricia Urquiola for B&BItalia.

Inspiration: Combining the formality of a traditional tufted chesterfield sofa with the relaxed low modular style seating of the 70s. The design intention was to mix elements in different fabric textures and tones of the same colour, as seen in this image HERE courtesy PatriciaUrquiola.com.

Fabrication: Tubular steel & steel profiles, Bayfit cold shaped polyurethane w poly fibre, back rests w down feather also added. Upholstery: Navy wool : 2 seats +1 seat w left armrest + 1 ottoman.  Navy Twill : 3 ottomans + 1 seat. Black thermoplastic feet.

Hidden Features: Configures into several pleasing arrangements.

Design Consigned Stylist: Low and relaxed seating for modern living, offering so many possibilities, it’s all you need. Tufty (as interior designers have nicknamed it) can connect one space to another by breaking into various forms. Create a huge party central island of seating. Classic and always stylish, navy is practical too.

Design Consigned Collector: The authentic Tufty Time, made in Italy by B&BItalia.

Stamp or Mark of authenticity: B&BItalia labels.

Purchase Verification: One owner, 5 years old. Minimal use. Owners moving.

DC Insider: Expect to pay Retail $6-8000 per element.

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  • Dimensions: SH35cm W100cm D100cm
  • Condition: 4/5


  • Patricia Urquiola