GET YOUR HOUSE READY FOR THE SUMMER!
Summer is just around the corner, and we're already dreaming about the long nights, the warm afternoons and the happy days that come with it! Obviously, we want everything to be perfect this time of the year, so we're already getting everything ready to turn this into an unforgettable Summer!
In this article we're sharing five suggestions that will help make this Summer's moments more pretty, joyful and happy! We apologize in advance, because we know the hardest part will be not buying every single thing.
Cutipol also shares our love for the Summer, thus they launched a cutlery collection that fits perfectly with this season.
The “Goa Turquesa” collection is the ideal bet to add a fresh touch to your table - the attention to every detail is vital to create happy memories, and choosing the right accessories will make all the difference!
If you're not a fan of this color don't worry: the brand has other colors in the “Goa Collection” that you may like - we were amazed by all of them!
Contact: Rua José Gomes Ferreira, 271, 4150-620 Porto | 226 168 582.
Hours: Monday to Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Summer means picnics, lunch in the terrace, snacks by the pool... To do so, all we need is pottery that screams joy and happiness, and this is where Potteria fits in!
With gorgeous, colorful, and pretty Portuguese pieces, the pottery in this store is unique and a must have in this Summer's tables. From the most traditional to the most contemporary, there are options for every taste, and they all respect the zero wast policy! In Potteria it's easy to have a beautiful table without spending too much, and we can't stop picturing the laughs around ours.
Contact: Rua de Santo Ildefonso, 36, 4000-468 Porto | 913 431 214.
Hours: From Monday to Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Any true Portuguese would agree that the best thing about Summer is celebrating Santos Populares (popular saints), right? Summer is not really Summer unless there are sardines in São João, but nobody likes to feel the smell of fish when releasing the balloon...
This is when Castelbel comes to save the day: the brand launched a fun issue of a soap that's perfect to eliminate the fish odors from our hands, with the bonus that it's super cool and fits perfectly with the decoration - in the shape of a sardine, with a rope so that you can hang it on your tap!
You can also get to know the candles from Castelbel that will turn your kitchen into a much joyful place!
Contact: Palácio das Artes - Rua Ferreira Borges, 36, 4050-018 Porto | 222 083 488
Horário: Every day, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Have you ever dreamed of a beautiful terrace to welcome your family and friends, or simply to quietly relax on Summer afternoons?
The truth is that the arrival of this season will bring the motivation to remodel your terrace, and with Muy Mucho's help it will be much easier.
The store from Porto has everything you need to create your special nook - you'll find pillows, towels, plants, tableware, among many other wonderful options that will make you stay outside until Fall gets here!
Contact: Rua de Fernandes Tomás, 765, 4000-209 Porto| 222 011 906
Hours: De segunda-feira a sábado, das 10h00 às 19h00.
A Vida Portuguesa
By now you can already tell that we love Summer, right? Our last suggestion couldn't be any more Portuguese, in fact, the name speaks for itself - A Vida Portuguesa (meaning the Portuguese life) is a very cool store where you'll find a wide range of products, very diverse and perfect for Summer.
From table and kitchen utensils and decoration, to garden accessories, passing by the lovely baskets and boxes, the options are wide and will certainly help you create a set of unparalleled happy memories!
So, are you ready to welcome Summer in great fashion?
Contact: Rua de Cândido dos Reis, 36, 4050-151 Porto| 222 022 105
Hours: From Monday to Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, from 10.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.