Established in 1942, Carlos Santos is based in the North of Portugal
and has a long experience of innovating in products for men. Even today,
Carlos Santos is one of the few Portuguese companies in the area to apply
the Goodyear Welted system, a manual technique in which machines play
a secondary role.
A 100% Portuguese brand which is named after its mentor, Carlos Santos,
and which, year after year, has reasserted the quality of its products
on an international level. Having taken its first step towards internationalisation
35 years ago, the company now operates in Germany, France, Holland, Japan,
Belgium, Switzerland, Spain and the USA, and is preparing to enter the
They produce pieces that combine art and design, tradition and timelessness.
They appeal to emotions and moods, they speak directly to the imagination
of those who seek them. This is the key to their success, the soul of
Carlos Santos: to always put what really matters first… everyone
who makes them their first choice.