One of the best handicrafts produced in the Northeast of Brazil is made in State of Rio Grande do Norte. In Natal, quality pieces made by potiguares artisans can be found in six major sales centers of handicraft.
Among the most traditional products of handicrafts are Potiguar embroidery and jewelry. But who stands out on the shelves are the t-shirts with pictures of the Rio Grande do Norte beaches.
Other items easily found in craft centers are networks, tapestries, beach clothes made of crochet and ornament objects in leather or wood, such as miniature boats, fish, indigenous tools and even saints.
Also successful amid the craft regional delicacies, especially cashew nuts, fruit jams and even seafood cakes and tapioca. For all these reasons, knowing the craft markets in Natal is fun guaranteed. And synonymous with good shopping.
Places you must go for handicraft in Natal
CENTRO DE ARTESANATO DE PONTA NEGRA
Av Eng Roberto Freire, s / n – Ponta Negra
37 shops offering quite varied products and for all tastes.
CENTRO DE TURISMO E ARTESANATO
Rua Figueiredo Adherbal, 980 – Petrópolis
46 stores operating in cells that, in the 1930s, have served as the public jail. Art gallery and restaurant serving regional cuisine.
CENTRO MUNICIPAL DE ARTESANATO
Av. Pres. Café Filho, s / n – Praia do Meio
It has 80 stores, a food court and very busy. Also sell
popular items. It is one of the most traditional in Natal.
COOPERATVA DO ARTESANATO
Av. Engenheiro Roberto Freire, s / n – Ponta Negra
Permanent Fair Coart has 32 kiosks running outdoors
and food court, with a beautiful view of Ponta Negra.
SHOPPING DO ARTESANATO POPULAR
Av Eng Roberto Freire, 8000 – Ponta Negra
It is the largest of all, with 212 stores on four floors, plus
food court. It has crafts of all kinds and for all tastes.
Av Eng Roberto Freire, 2107 – Ponta Negra
53 shops, food court and a balcony facing the sea.
It has different items with art in clay, wood, fabric, glass, etc …