Hello! I’m João and I’m the designer and founder of Giveit. I started this adventure back in 2015, after my time at art school and years working as graphic designer.
Fascinated by the graphic art produced in the 50s, 60s and 70s of the XX century Giveit brand is a growing collection of illustrated products for you and your home, created by Portuguese designer João Brandão. His illustrations have a colorful and modern vintage aesthetic.
We now make notebooks, posters and planners, as well as all kinds of stationery and interior decoration products. They are sold in beautiful independent stores, galleries and museums, in Portugal and beyond.
Giveit was founded by João Brandão in the winter of 2015. In his time at art school and years working as a designer, João accumulated shelves full of sketchbooks, but he still hadn’t found the prefect graphic style for his posters …
Givite notebooks, posters and papers are produced with the kind of quality that you can only find in small specialized brands like ours. Each item is digitally printed but always in a modern vintage style …
We partner with manufacturers who share our values, with most of our external manufacturing in the hands of companies with environmental responsibility. When working with a new company, we will ensure that it is ethical and fully aligned with our own values …