The Tuscan brand Patrizia Pepe was founded in 1993 in Galciana (Prato). Its creators are the spouses Patrizia Bambi and Claudio Orrea. Subsequently, the company moved its office to Campi Bisenzio (Firenze). Starting with 7 employees, the company quickly expanded to a staff of 250 people. The main products are women's, men's and children's jerseys of the middle price category. In parallel, Patrizia Pepe produces accessories, including women's bags, which are in great demand all over the world. On June 1, 2008 Patricia Bimbi received the Order of Cavaliere del Lavoro from the hands of the President of Italy Giorgio Napolitano.