Turning Lives Around Through Environmental Regeneration, Fashion and the Arts
Farm House Gardens
Flora and Fauna
The Reforestation Areas
Bananeiral - Banana Prata - Musa sp
Sponsors and Consultants of the Project
Tropical rewilding in Brazil - Atlantic Forest - Serra da Beleza.
Agro-Reforestation Project in partnership with EMATER - Rio - official environmental agency for the state of Rio de Janeiro
The Farm House
A colonial style house with an eccentric roof inspired by Swiss Chalets.
The Verandah. Vintage hardwood swing in the background.
The Reading room with books in English , French , Italian , Portuguese and Norwegian.
A traditional bedroom with Norwegian twin beds, designer Danish lamp, a collection of Brazilian naïf paintings and carvings .
Wrought iron beds from Sintra in Portugal. The blue room was inspired by Cristinas late brother love of the sea.
A place to relax and embrace nature.
A romantic bedroom redecorated with soft pastel chintz furnishings and old prints of exotic birds.
Dining room with Norwegian furniture with a tapestry by Januário. A decorated Mexican yoke in one of the bedrooms beyond.
The drawing room with antique Portuguese, English, Norwegian and Indian furniture.
Breakfast room and larder al fresco with home grown bananas and pitangas.
The breakfast room - rural chintz table cloth.
Updated February 2021