Portugal is definitely a country that’s been increasingly catching the eyes of many foreigners lately. Aside from being a champion right now when it comes to Tourism, they also have a rich historical landscape with traditions which have been passed through generations and which are starting to manifest themselves in areas such as design. Let CovetED take you on an enchanting tour through this little country in order to let you know what makes this country’s creativity a unique one indeed.
Photo credits: 5 Janelas
With more than twenty years of work in interior decoration, and embracing his own maturity, Francisco Neves shows his studio – 5 Janelas. This space is the total reveal of his design identity and way of being, not deviating from the course and still surpassing all expectations of the faithful clientele for more than two decades.
Photo credits: Ana Cordeiro
Prego Sem Estopa was born in the ground floor of number 36 of Calçada do Combro, a Space that quickly became a landmark of good taste. In January 2012, Ana Cordeiro was invited to internationalize her brand at Maison et Objet, one of the most prestigious fairs in Paris. There, she presented a collection in a reinvented vintage style, consisting of furniture designed by her, unique lamps, clean lines and a colour palette marked by blue, pink, yellow and green.
Photo credits: Carina Batista
It’s in 2011 that Catarina Batista, a training architect, founded her studio, Catarina Batista Studio. In order to meet the needs of Portuguese families, she mainly develops private projects for single-family homes. Specializing in interior design, rehabilitation, and decoration, the Atelier offers the creativity and attention to detail needed to ensure the obvious connection between the emotions and dreams of the mirrored clients in every detail of the project.
Cristina Jorge de Carvalho
Photo credits: Cristina Jorge de Carvalho
Founded in 2000, Atelier Cristina Jorge de Carvalho has signed award-winning projects that include private residences, hotels, commercial spaces, among others. The Best Architecture Single Residence Portugal award for the Housing in the Algarve project and the Best Hotel Interior for Europe award for the Altis Prime Hotel project were some of the international awards attributed to the Atelier. Her work is often published in international publications including AD, Elle Decor, Nuevo Estilo, Marie Claire Maison, Belles Demeures, Metropolitan, Vogue, among others.
Gavinhos e Associados
Photo credits: Gavinhos e Associados
Dedicated to the design of spaces of excellence, GAVINHO Architecture & Interiors is distinguished by the refinement of its projects in the areas of architecture, landscaping, interior design, product design, and art consulting. GAVINHO Architecture & Interiors it’s specialized in the luxury segment for private residences and commercial spaces, creating and invigorating spaces. There’s a need to emphasize elegance and contemporaneity, with a focus on personalization, on the sobriety of its style and on the nobility of materials.
Viterbo Interior Design
Photo credits: Graça Viterbo
Viterbo Interior Design is a leading Interior Design family-owned company, with offices in Portugal and Singapore. At Viterbo Interior Design they hold the deep-rooted belief that their success is not based on a predictable aesthetic but rather in their genuine efforts to deliver a unique project that transmits balance, and aesthetics thus enhancing your quality of life.
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