Pack Your Bags We’re Going on An Adventure!
Now that you know all about the Luxury Design and Craftmanship 2018 it’s time to get to know how you can get to meet all the ancient crafts that Portugal and the world have to offer. With so much to see and to explore we couldn’t wait any longer for you to know which arts are going to make itself known in the world of luxury design and craftsmanship world.
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It’s time to have a peak at the promotional video of the event of the year!
With so much to have a look at, this Luxury Design and Craftmanship Summit is going to be a blast and we can 100% assure you how you can have the most fun, get to know how design and craftsmanship go well together and to get just a bit of the Portuguese culture.
You already know the incredible speakers of the event but today we bring some of the freshest news! Scroll down to have the exclusive peek!
Leaf Gilding – Used by the Covet Group’s Brands in the top-selling pieces, this luxury business used the leaf gilding that refers to a decorative technique for applying fine gold leaf to solid surfaces such as wood, stones or metal with a thin coating of gold. A very complex technique that is mastered by the master artisans.
Filigree – As the holding place of the Luxury and Design Summit, Gondomar is known for its skilled art in Filigree. As one of the Filigree Capital of Europe, this will, of course, be a highlight of the whole event with a strong live showcase.
Azulejo and Arraoilos – Traditional Portuguese Arts & Crafts are going to be a highlight as well! Azulejo is a form of painted tin-glazed ceramic tile work that is primarily seen in the streets and homes of Portugal. Protected by law, this art form is protected by law. Arraiolos rugs and tapestry is one of the most traditional products of Portugal. Inspired by Persian Carpets, this traditional art consists of rugs made of embroidered wool with some amazing patterns.
Within the textile arts, you’ll be able to see a live showcase of Embroidery and the Lace of Bilros. So what is this deal about Lace of Bilros? Well, according to mydesignagenda, “This lace is produced by the successive crossing or interspersed of textile yarns, executed on the pike and with the aid of pins and bobbins.” Bonus info: The Portuguese Government started several programs aimed to protect this art form!
New speakers have entered the event! Get an exclusive peek at what they are going to be!
Portuguese Luxury and Watchmaking Association – a relevant speaker in this summit, this a private company that represents approximately 60% jewellery production in the North of Portugal where this incredible summit will be held. Strong advocates of Craftmanship and Luxury Design, this first edition of the luxury summit will be the one to not miss!
Storytailors – One of Portugal’s most iconic Fashion Designers & Brands, the Summit will count with João Branco and Luiz Sanchez – the leaders and main creators of the fashion studio. Following the principles of handmade and the craftmanship nature, they combine the best of both worlds in their collections.
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