Luísa Martins' Profile
I’m Luísa Martins, a product design graduate who, by lack of a better job, was a sales assistant in a concept design store in Lisbon where you could buy everything from designer furniture to author jewelery.
One day, feeling sad about myself for not being able to get a position in some nice design studio, I came up with this thought “Why am I selling the products of other designers? I should be selling my own!”. And then came the wake-up-and-smell-the-coffee-thought “Ok, I don’t have much money for materials, but I can create something interesting, witty, with… for example… a button! That’s what I was trained for: to create a lot with just a few – less is more!”.
And with just that, I changed my life and the way I saw myself: I can make my own stuff, advertise it, pack it, sell it, trade it and turn people into a good mood saying “Oh! It’s…
- Born on September 10
- Joined June 30, 2012