JOSHUA TREE – THE PERFECT DESERT GETAWAY

Joshua Tree National Park was one of those bucket list locations for me… I have always wanted to visit the desert, see the sunrise, watch the stars and just be in this magical place. I am so lucky to live in a country with some of the most beautiful National Parks and California is full […]

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Think Big

Every morning at 6 am, while probably half of the rest of the world is still asleep, I do my writing morning exercise. And while that might sound like torture to many people, it helps me clear my mind and get the ideas flowing for the rest of the day. Thus, it’s actually my favorite […]

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#theroomdiaries – The Paper Factory Hotel

   A new feature of The Trend Porter: #theroomdiaries. Since I moved to New York City I discovered that hotels inspire me. You know that first feeling when you walk into a hotel, those first few inspiring moments? Maybe it’s caused by the stylish decor in their lobby, chandeliers, and pieces of art with meaningful stories; […]

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50 Things About Me

  1-I was born in a small town in the north of Portugal 2-When I was 19 I left my parents house and lived between Oporto and Lisbon 3-I moved to New York two years ago for School (Fashion Institute of Technology) 4-I’ve been working in Fashion since I was 21 and I did pretty […]

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I Wanted to be the Sky

   I wanted to be the sky For it’s an endless portrait I wanted to be the Sun For its radiant energy I wanted to be the moon For it’s dissolved mystery I wanted to be the stars For they carry our dreams I wanted to be the wind For its unseen melody I wanted […]

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Winter Wonderland

Winter Storm Jonas turned New York City into a whole new place. The blizzard gave New Yorkers a true day off and transformed Manhattan into a traffic-free Winter Wonderland. In my (almost) 2 years in NYC, I’ve never seen anything quite like it; friends that live here for years said: “we don’t remember when was […]

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