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EDITOR´S NOTE

In the time when everything became too loud, we have to slow down and listen to our inner voice. 

THE SLOW MUSE MANIFEST

The Slow Muse is a nonprofit independent editorial project.

 

We are here to support creativity, craftsmanship, small brands & projects, conscious way of traveling and social entrepreneurship.

 

We believe in culture, roots, raw emerging talents, introspection, imperfection, the fragility of beauty and the beauty of fragility, aesthetic sensibility and the importance of time in every creative process. 

 

For ethically and aesthetically sensitive people.

 

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Design Muse

Travel Muse

Artisan Muse

Creative Muse

Social entrepreneurship
 

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The construction of memory

by Artur Pastor

Artur Pastor (1922-1999) is one of the greatest names in Portuguese photography of XX century. His visual research explored time, the ephemeral and the construction of memory.

Delbes Ibiza

Artisanal brand from Ibiza rebuilding its history, origins and honoring the craft techniques of the island.

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FEATURED INTERVIEW

We talked to one of our favorite Spanish ceramic brands about time, beauty and artisanship

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COVER STORY

Slow travel in Portugal

There are places that you never want to leave and Conversas de Alpendre is just one of them.

Located in the beautiful south of Portugal, very close to the Spanish border, this magical agro turismo (that's what they call it in Portuguese) is an authentic celebration of design, sophistication and Portuguese rural aesthetics.

Surrounded by cork and carob trees and elegantly decorated with Portuguese woods, textiles and typical tiles, Conversas de Alpendre is located just 5 km away from the Manta Rota beach, while beautiful Portuguese Tavira is only 9.5 km away.

 

But what really makes this boutique hotel in Algarve so special is its story and its people…

LAST STORIES

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Loewe and artesanía

Since its founding, the brand has been closely associated with handwork and craftsmanship, or artesanía as they say here in Spain. All leather accessories were created by hand by true masters of their craft or artesanos..

Behen Studio

Artur Pastor (1922-1999) is one of the greatest names in Portuguese photography of XX century. His visual research explored time, the ephemeral and the construction of memory.

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