Santa Teresa & Lapa shopping

Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa

La Vereda

La Vereda 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-silve…
Fashion & Accessories in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Favela Hype

This ultrahip but very friendly gathering spot is part fashion boutique, part restaurant and (at certain times) all party space. The art-filled shop sells swimwear, dresses, jewelry, sunglasses, ecofriendly flip-flo…
Market in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Feira do Rio Antigo

Don't miss the Rio Antiques Fair if it's on while you're in town. The colonial buildings become a living installation as the whole street fills with antiques, clothing and craft vendors, and food stalls, with samba …
Fashion & Accessories in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Loja Pence

Lapa's most creative boutique captures the bohemian spirit of the neighborhood in a wide range of clothing and accessories, all created by local designers. Check out geometric necklaces and bracelets by Linguagem Pr…
Fashion & Accessories in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Ateliê Bonifácio

A creative, bohemian space that sells artwork, mosaic-adorned mirrors, vases, fabric-covered sketch-books, handbags, soaps and skincare products, and cleverly crocheted jewelry – all crafted by local artisans. From …
Clothing in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Baobá Brasil

This neat little clothing store draws strongly on Brazil's African roots. The primary influence comes from Mozambique in the form of bold, colorful printed fabrics used to create beautiful shirts (from R$100), blous…
Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa


This small but welcoming shop specializes in crafts and artwork from the Amazon. You'll find woven baskets, organic jewelry made from Amazonian seeds and fibers, hammocks, small woodcarvings, pottery, wall hangings …
Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Galeria Bazá

This vegan restaurant and creative cultural venue also sells Brazilian folk art, eye-catching jewelry and graphic T-shirts, with many pieces made by local artisans.
Antiques in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Velha Lapa

This old colonial edifice hides an intriguing selection of antiques, from tables and chairs to chandeliers, glassware, ceramics and oil paintings. Although many of the objects for sale won't fit in your suitcase, it…