A rainbow of beautiful handmade woolens is available in this shop, hidden away in a residential neighborhood near the waterfront.
This national cooperative, a member of the World Fair Trade Organization, is famous for its quality woolen goods. In addition to its Ciudad Vieja branch, it also has an outlet downtown and shops in Montevideo Shoppi…
Every Saturday, vendors take over Ciudad Vieja’s central square, selling antique door knockers, saddles, household goods and just about anything else you can imagine. A smaller contingent of vendors appears on the p…
This colorful Ciudad Vieja shop sells clothing in its upstairs boutique and Uruguayan handicrafts downstairs. The attached cafe serves tasty soups, salads and daily specials, including vegetarian and vegan options.
For quality Uruguayan leather goods, including jackets, handbags, shoes and accessories, check out this shop just off Plaza Matriz in Ciudad Vieja.
Sells woolen blankets and clothing from the national cooperative Manos del Uruguay, along with other Uruguayan handicrafts.
Woolen goods and other handicrafts from around the country are nicely displayed here.
The local branch of Uruguay’s national cooperative, selling fine woolens.
Downtown outlet of Uruguay's national woolen-goods cooperative.