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Teddies by Ana João – Porcelain Teddy Bear-Inspired Jewelry

Teddies by Ana João – Porcelain Teddy Bear-Inspired Jewelry

By | March 22, 2014 at 4:26 pm | No comments

Creative and innovative Portuguese product designer Ana João is at it again. She has designed lamps resembling peacocks, marigolds and black widow spiders. She has created whimsical stools in the shape of raspberries. Already on the drawing board are contemporary design,...

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Limited Edition Joana Vasconcelos-Designed Green Boots

Limited Edition Joana Vasconcelos-Designed Green Boots

By | March 15, 2014 at 11:14 am | No comments

Who said you can’t own a creative work by popular Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos? You can! In fact, you can wear it on your feet! Available now, in shops and online, are limited edition Green Boots-brand footwear, designed by Joana herself. Only 599 pairs were produced...

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Lisboa by Tiago f Moura

Lisboa by Tiago f Moura

By | October 17, 2013 at 1:36 pm | No comments

Lisbon is an artist’s dream. Around every stone corner, down every calçada street, on every historical monument, and in every neighborhood praça, is a unique perspective of the city. Every artist captures the essence of Lisbon in his own individual style. Now, an innovative...

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Cave de Vinhos – Secret Wine Cellar at Vila Vita Parc

Cave de Vinhos – Secret Wine Cellar at Vila Vita Parc

By | October 4, 2013 at 1:05 pm | No comments

It’s hidden underground. It’s only open a few hours each day. Its guardian has years of specialist training. And, it holds vast treasures collected from around the world. This very special place…some might call it a secret place…is located below the grassy knolls on the...

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Chaminés da Vaidade – Candles Inspired by the Algarve

Chaminés da Vaidade – Candles Inspired by the Algarve

By | September 20, 2013 at 10:26 am | No comments

Together with former-advertising-executive-turned-entrepreneur Margarida Duarte,  our friends at 100ml have launched another new delightful product.  Like Antiga Barbearia de Bairro grooming products for men, and Aldeia da Roupa Branca, scents for fabrics, this new product...

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Fátima Lopes Designs for Conrad Algarve

Fátima Lopes Designs for Conrad Algarve

By | September 2, 2013 at 6:45 pm | No comments

From its inception, management at Conrad Algarve set out to develop a first class hotel & resort, paying close attention to every detail and embracing the essence of Portugal. To achieve this, they called top regional and national talent when designing elegant interiors,...

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