Elisabetta Franchi (b. 1968 in Bologna, IT) is a fashion designer. She studied at the Aldrovandi-Rubbiani Institute. In 1996, she opened her first workshop.In 2006, the designer purchased the facilities of an old pharmaceutical company. In 2008, after two years of development and renovation, the building became the fashion house’s headquarters: over 6,000 m2 of modern and functional beauty, completely immersed in the countryside of Bologna.