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The race is on! That daunting time post-Thanksgiving, pre-Holidays when you need to find the perfect gift for the perfect people in your (mostly!) perfect life. Well, never fear - we've put together an easy guide to find the treat that suits everyone on your list, each designed and crafted by an independent artist.
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THE MOTHER IN LAW 
YOUR MAN OF THE YEAR 
The PERFECT ASSISTANT
The Teacher
The IDEAL Hostess
 LET's keep it under  $150    $100    $75    $50

 

 

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FOR THE
MOTHER IN LAW :
ANDORINHA SERVING BOWL

A Portuguese symbol of family and harmony, swallows always return to the same spot every year to nest - what could be a better treat for your mom-in-law, when she makes you feel so at home with that special dish?
Handcrafted by Margarida Fernandes
in Lisbon's Alcântara district, Portugal.

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FOR YOUR MAN OF THE YEAR :
CERNE DECANTER

The Cerne Decanter is a real style statement and any man in your life will just love it - a true design piece that upgrades the bar cart of any debonair host.
Uniquely crafted from the core of a Mediterranean Carob tree trunk, it ships in a custom made wooden box and can even be paired with matching Cerne Rocks Glasses if you're really looking to make his holiday season.
Handcrafted by Samuel Reis
in Southern Portugal.

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FOR THE PERFECT ASSISTANT :
TRAPEZA PAUL VASE

Everyday they make your perfect arrangements - repay the favor with this gorgeous vase and a bouquet of something glamorous. Minimalist and geometric, the Trapeza Paul Vase is stylish, sophisticated, and versatile enough for any decor. A real lift for any room.
Handcrafted by Cecile Mestelan
in Lisbon's Campo de Ourique district.

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FOR THE TEACHER :
HANDTHROWN COFFEE MUGS

Step it up at the school gates - a little love goes a long way (especially if the report card needs some TLC!). These mugs stand out on the shelf and feel great in the palms on stressful days. A luxury touch but practical enough to be dishwasher safe, these mugs hold just enough thanks and a perfect serve of the joe.
Handcrafted by Anna Morgado
in the Lisbon's Estrela district.

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FOR THE HOSTESS :
TOTEM VASES, SET OF 3

Along with a decent bottle of vinho verde, these little totem vases really bring a piece of Portugal to the perfect hostess to appreciate their festive efforts. 
Whatever their taste, these will find a home that reminds them of you and lets them know you're grateful. 
Handcrafted by Cécile Mestelan
in Lisbon's Campo de Ourique district.

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UNDER $150 :
DEMI-DIPPED
LARGE SERVING BOWL

The scale of these bowls really makes an impact. The elegant organic curves of the Demi-Dipped collections are ingeniously formed from the smooth shape of an oval balloon, allowing each piece to have beautiful variations in shape and color intensity. Great as a dinner table focal point or just to love from afar in a well styled home. Dishwasher safe.
Handcrafted by Studio OJEAM
in Cascais, Portugal.


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UNDER $100 :
REVERSIBLE THROW


New this season, you can snuggle up through the winter with this gorgeous throw, a great accent for any room and safe to throw in the wash. Guimarães in the north of Portugal has been a global center of textile quality since the 1700s, and we've partnered with a family of fourth-generation weavers who draw on this heritage as we introduce this cozy and practical reversible cotton throw.
Handcrafted by Amalia
in Northern Portugal.

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UNDER $75 :
RAMO BOWL

Made from molds of strawberry branches, the Ramo Bowl is a unique catch-all for the entryway, a fun candy bowl in a living room, or the perfect vessel for your favorite succulent. Give a touch of nature.
Handcrafted by Paula Valentim
in Almeirim, Portugal.

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UNDER $50 :
SMALL RAMO VASE

We love this natural branch texture on the Small Ramo porcelain vase. Cast from a mold of strawberry branches, the matte finish vase is a great gift that looks special on its own or enhanced with your favorite greenery. 
Handcrafted by Paula Valentim
in Almeirim, Portugal.

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GIFT CARDS

Want to give someone the joy of the hunt? Why not send them a gift card so they can choose for themselves! Arriving via email or in a neatly wrapped gift-box in the mail, a LUSITANO1143 gift card could be the prefect gift.  Wrapping and mailing all free of charge.

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Feliz Natal and Happy Holidays!
From our family to yours.
- Carlos João

 

 
 

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