Tag: rooster

The Barcelos Rooster

The Barcelos Rooster

Margaret in Barcelos, Portugal! The Barcelos Rooster is considered to be the unofficial symbol of Portugal.  This national symbol is mostly found in its typical ceramic form or embroidered on towels and aprons.  Representing  justice, happiness and good-luck, its popularity is based on the legend of […]

SAUDADE – Celebrating Portuguese Design & Tradition

SAUDADE – Celebrating Portuguese Design & Tradition

Saudade – a sentimental yearning for a former person, place or thing. Located in Toronto’s Little Portugal, Saudade is a lifestyle boutique celebrating Portuguese design and artisan traditions. The store displays the collection of designers and brands from Portugal who are integrating the old with the […]