Project Designation: Portuguese Inspiration – international expansion of home textiles that personalize the Portuguese cultural heritage.

Project Code: CENTRO-02-0752-FEDER-021026

Main Objective: Increase the PME competitiveness

Intervention Region: CENTRO 2020

Beneficiary Entity: Inspirações Portuguesas, Unipessoal Lda.

Date of Approval: 03-11-2016

Start date: 01-12-2016

Conclusion Date: 29-11-2018

Total Eligible Cost: 282.928,00 EUR

Financial support from the European Union: FEDER - 127.317,60 EUR


The objective of Portuguese Inspirations with this application is to become an international reference company in the sector in which it operates, being a catalyst for the diffusion of what is best done in Portugal in the design and conception of products for decoration and interior design.

We want the recognition of customers as being a prestigious brand, with strong recognition in the market and with high quality products that meet their real needs.

Our mission is the promotion on the diffusion of traditional Portuguese products to new points in the world, contributing in two ways to the national business, not only through the commerce of 100% national products, with a Portuguese tradition and design, but also provide an attraction for traditional Portuguese culture and symbology that will attract tourists who want to come to know the places where the icons that are the origin of our pieces are located.

In this way and through the proposed project, we intend to concretize our mission to extend beyond the borders through of exports 100% Portuguese design and confection products, promoting the internationalization of handicrafts dedicated to the Portuguese textile sector throughout the world.