La Vereda Handicrafts
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La Vereda Handicrafts information
La Vareda stocks a colorful selection of handicrafts from local artists and artisans in a spot near Largo do Guimarães. Handpainted clay figurines by Pernambuco artists, heavy Minas ceramics, delicate sterling silver jewelry and loosely woven tapestries cover the interior of the old store.
Other cool gift ideas: T-shirts bearing a bonde image, block prints by local artist Erivaldo and vibrant arte naïf canvases by various Santa artists. There are several other handicraft shops and galleries also on this street.