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Top Choice Cosmetics in El Raval

Les Topettes

It's a sign of the times that such a chic little temple to soap and perfume can exist in El Raval. The items in Les Topettes' collection have been picked for their designs as much as the products themselves, and you…
Top Choice Gifts & Souvenirs in Salamanca

Mercatus

The official shop of the University of Salamanca has a stunning range of stationery items, leather-bound books and other carefully selected reminders of your Salamanca visit.
Top Choice Food in León

La Casa de los Quesos

Cheese lovers will want to make a stop at this place that's been selling local cheeses since 1944 – you'll find every imaginable variety, with plenty of regional choices.
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Pollença

Hito

A gallery, designer homeware store and artist-in-residence project rolled into one, Hito is run by New York expat jewellers Gillian Conroy and Danica Wilcox. On display are eye-catching, one-of-a-kind local crafts a…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Lorca

Centro para la Artesanía

It's quite a surprise to go through the door here, and gradually descend into an enormous concrete structure replete with all kinds of handicrafts, from colourful rugs to wine and marvellous ceramics. A government i…
Top Choice Ceramics in Plaza Mayor & Royal Madrid

Antigua Casa Talavera

The extraordinary tiled facade of this wonderful old shop conceals an Aladdin’s cave of ceramics from all over Spain. This is not the mass-produced stuff aimed at a tourist market, but comes from the small family po…
Top Choice Jewellery in La Latina & Lavapiés

Helena Rohner

One of Europe’s most creative jewellery designers, Helena Rohner has a spacious boutique in La Latina. Working with silver, stone, porcelain, wood and Murano glass, she makes inventive pieces and her work is a regul…
Top Choice Ceramics in Níjar

La Tienda de los Milagros

This is the workshop of British ceramicist Matthew Weir and his Spanish wife Isabel Hernández, who produces artistic jarapa (cotton rag) rugs. As well as quality ceramics, Matthew makes woodblock prints and works wi…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Salamanca

Agatha Ruiz de la Prada

This boutique has to be seen to be believed, with pinks, yellows and oranges everywhere you turn. It’s fun and exuberant, but not just for kids. It also has serious and highly original fashion. Agatha Ruiz de la Pra…
Top Choice Clothing in Sant Francesc Xavier & La Savina

Muy

Exquisite store owned by Alessandro Negri, the island's most famous designer. All the earthy, barefoot-style furnishings, organic cotton clothing, gorgeous shoes and sandals, jewellery and accessories (cork-framed s…