Chiara Faggella is a fashion historian. She received her doctoral degree from Stockholm University, Sweden in 2019 and was Visiting Fellow at the European University Institute of Florence, Italy between 2019 and 2020.
Her research focuses on the Italian fashion industry and its promotion in the postwar and early Cold War years. She is currently an assistant researcher at VO Project | Voices of objects. The Italian Design from museum to home, a 2021 FARB project financed by the Department of Design at Politecnico di Milano and coordinated by Paola Cordera.