Najha – Fashions Made from Cork

If you know Portugal, then you should be familiar with one of its most beloved natural products: cork! And if you know cork, then no doubt you’ve seen it used to stop wine bottles, to absorb moisture under a drinking glass and to hold tacked-up notes as a bulletin board. Well, now, the creative artisans at Najha have created a fashion line made from this unique tree material.
Prazeres 28 Nuno Vasa Iberian Suite

Prazeres 28 – Cork Sculpture by Nuno Vasa

Prazeres 28 is a cork replica of Tram 28, the iconic yellow electric tram that rolls through the streets of Lisbon, from Chiado to São Jorge Castle. Vasa constructed Prazeres 28, with 3D implementation help from Carlos Paiva, and using black cork from Abrantes-based corkboard...
Jans Concept Bairro Alto Lisbon, Herdade das Jans Alentejo,

JANS Concept – 100% Portuguese Products, Bairro Alto, Lisbon

Art, nature, wisdom, heritage and traditions come together in innovative design products that are 100% Portuguese at JANS Concept. Fashions of linen and felt, and decorative items of ceramic and cork, are featured in this shop created by Isilda Pelicano. It’s the perfect spot to pick up a...