HANDICRAFTS & TEXTILES
Where to Shop in Lisbon
Check out some of Portugal's high-quality crafts to take back home...
A ARTE DA TERRA- Rua Augusto Rosa, 40, Alfama - (www.aartedaterra.pt)
Genuine Portuguese crafts, from hand-painted tiles to carpets in a beautifully renovated space.
CASA DAS VELAS DO LORETO- Rua do Loreto 53-55, Chiado
An atmospheric old shop selling candles made on the premises since 1789.
PARIS EM LISBOA- Rua Garrett, 77, Chiado
Old fashioned shop with contemporary household designs. You'll find beautiful linen, hand-embroidered nightdresses, sheets, and tablecloths, and 100% cotton towels in a wide range of colors.
PRINCIPE REAL- Rua da Escola Politecnica, 12-14, Principe Real
This shop produces some of Europe's finest tablecloths and sheets that have been sold to European royalty and to famous names such as the Kennedys, Rockefellers, and Michael Douglas. It specializes in elegant linen, and provides artistic manual embroidery by order.