DDPF Catarina Careers

Who is the Catherine? For us (MPL team) is a little of what the brand is, since it works with us in packaging (and I can't wait to show you what is coming)! 

For me is someone who values ​​a lot, for your smile, good taste and sincerity. My neighbor of “Fair” Claro, the Catherine Not only does it design but as illustrations that fill the rooms at home.

I hope you enjoy getting to know it better in this interview.



Sign: Crab
Seasons: Summer times a thousand
A Collor: White, the combination of all colors
A book: Jennifer Clement Widow Basquiat about Basquiat's widow and somewhat about his creative process as well.
Film: Mary Poppins, I see and reverse times without account - now with my children.
A song: Sleeping Lessons from The Shins
‌ A podcast: The reverse of the song, Luísa Sobral (a podcast also about the creative process)
An object: The computer, due to the infinite possibility of performing ideas
Favorite place in the world: Guincho Beach, in Cascais


Who and what inspires you? See the world by the lens of my children
What do you still need to create? Maybe another son. Definitely a book.
How to maintain creativity: With the eyes: walks, trips, museums, concerts, theater, ballet, opera.



First thing to do when you wake up: Exercise, at the foot of the sea.
How to relax at the end of the day: Cooking for my family with time.
A place to turn off: Factory Beach, and a farm in Cabanas.
Preferred physical exercise: Running with friends-add the useful to the pleasant.
How to discharge the stress: In a hot, short bath, in the shower. Walking.
A woman who inspires you: Patti Smith, for the courage, reinvention, the Renaissance, for the words..and for interrupting his career for 15 years to be at home with his family, without regret.

Your ideal diet is… Raw .. salads, fruit .. sashimi! But if I could, I lived with toast.
What do you always have in the fridge: Tomatoes of all types and homemade jams of my grandmother.
SAVING RECIPE: Courgette and Bacon Risotto
Favorite drink: Unfortunately, Redbull (gives you wings)
Preferred snack: Raspberry
Favorite Restaurant: Confraria, in Cascais
Favorite kitchen books: More than books, I've been buying La Cucina Italiana magazines and I have many of the recipes stored and organized in a box I bought in New York. Remember the various phases of my life.

Beauty icon: Any confident woman with no fear of risking.
An essential piece of clothing: Big and nothing discreet rings.
What is not lacking in your beauty routine: The SERURS OF MPL. In summer the Puro Sol And in winter it notices it.
Product MPL'beauty favorite: A difficult battle: Sea body oil or pink deodorant.
How do you feel more beautiful? When I wake up, without filters.