Saber Fazer

The name says it all. Born from the relentlessness of Alice Bernardo and the surprising  finds fruit of the research she made into the masters of Portuguese know how, the project reintroduces artisanal and semi-industrial production techniques. Real people whose work is of incomparable thoroughness and detail, activities now almost extinct, stories and fun facts about local species, everything is documented and shared by the reasearcher on a daily basis.

Thought for artisans and producers trying to buy small quantities of raw materials, the online shop Saber Fazer offers sustainable, high quality and locally produced textiles. Workshops, manuals and other tools used in traditional techniques such as spinning, weaving, knitting and wordworking can also be found in this unique shop.