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Top Choice Market in Ipanema & Leblon

Hippie Fair

The Zona Sul's most famous market, the Hippie Fair (aka Feira de Arte de Ipanema) has artwork, jewelry, handicrafts, clothing and souvenirs for sale. Stalls in the four corners of the plaza sell tasty plates of acar…
Top Choice Vintage in Copacabana & Leme

Brecho de Salto Alto

Head to the upstairs level of Shopping Siqueira Campos, and pass through the beaded curtain into this fun and welcoming shop that sells a range of vintage-inspired clothing and accessories for men and women. Many pi…
Market in Flamengo & Around

Praça São Salvador

On Sunday mornings this otherwise sleepy square comes alive with one of the city’s finest markets. Stalls sell art, jewelry, crafted goods and home-cooked food and a chorinho band plays under the bandstand from 10am…
Food in Ipanema & Leblon

Chocolate Q

This is serious chocolate. Cacao beans, harvested from a single estate in the northeastern state of Bahia, are processed into a range of exquisite dark-chocolate products (milk chocolate fans be advised, there is no…
Arts in Ipanema & Leblon

Homegrown

Homegrown is a leading player in Rio’s rich culture of street art and graffiti. Located, somewhat incongruously, in the heart of upmarket Ipanema, this art gallery doubles as an urban fashion store, with an impressi…
Accessories in Gávea, Jardim Botânico & Lagoa

Parceria Carioca

Parceria Carioca stocks clothes, jewelry, accessories and an assortment of ornaments designed and made by up-and-coming local designers (especially those from Rio’s poorer communities). With an emphasis on fair pay …
Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa

La Vereda Handicrafts

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 silve…
Jewelry in Ipanema & Leblon

Maria Oiticica

Using native materials found in the Amazon, Maria Oiticica has created some lovely handcrafted jewelry inspired by indigenous art. Seeds, plant fibers and tree bark are just some of the ingredients of her bracelets,…
Fashion & Accessories in Ipanema & Leblon

Gilson Martins

Designer Gilson Martins transforms the Brazilian flag and silhouettes of Pão de Açúcar and Corcovado into eye-catching accessories in his flagship store in Ipanema. This is the place for one-of-a-kind glossy handbag…
Cosmetics in Centro & Cinelândia

Granado

A classic-looking apothecary with a name that's been around since 1870, Granado incorporates Brazilian ingredients in its all-natural products. Favorites include the Castanha do Brasil (made from chestnuts from the …