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Francesca Romana Diana


Brazil is famous for its sapphires and emeralds. However, Francesca Romana Diana crafts her jewelry from indigenous semiprecious stones such as agate, citrine, amethyst, amazonite, smoky quartz, dolomite and jasper. At a lower price, she also designs a range of stylish bangles featuring the famous Ipanema sidewalk patterns.

Francesca Romana Diana Rua Visconde de Piraja 547, Ipanema.

O Sol

This delightful nonprofit store, established in 1965, displays the works of regional artists and sells Brazilian folk art in clay, wood and porcelain. It also has handmade baskets and woven rugs.

O Sol Rua Corcovado 213, Jardim Botanico.

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