"I came across this idea when a good friend invited me to participate in a exhibition in my hometown north of Portugal, where the concept was to make a bridge between traditional handcraft techniques and young designers. There I met my current weaver and made the first GUR on a traditional handloom. I found it so exciting and promising that immediately wanted to share it with some of my illustrator friends, allowing them to design one too. That’s how GUR started."
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