Luvaria Ulisses, Lisbon

Luvaria Ulisses, Lisbon

What to buy here: Portuguese Leather Gloves.

The Portuguese have been making fine leather products for hundreds of years. The quality and designs of their leather bags and gloves are simply outstanding. One of the coolest places to shop for women’s gloves is the store Luvaria Ulisses on Rua do Carmo 87-A. This art-deco glove shop is probably one of the smallest shops in the world. Even though there isn’t a lot of elbowroom inside, the service you’ll get from the staff is outstanding. These people really know leather gloves. One glance at your hand and they’ll bring out the perfect fit. All you have to do is browse the store’s showcase and indicate the style that tickles your fancy the most. You can choose from gloves with fur lining, or without, all coming in a myriad of styles and colors. If you’re buying for a friend, make sure you have some idea about the size of her hand, as these gloves fit, well, ‘glove tight.’

This elegant shop has been in business since the 1920’s, and it still retains some of the old world charm from that bygone era. If you’re a fan of custom-made gloves, then squeeze into this tiny shop, and squeeze into a pair of wonderful gloves. Prices begin at around 35 EUR and go up from there.

Operation hours: Monday-Saturday: 10 am - 7 pm.

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Sight Name: Luvaria Ulisses
Sight Location: Lisbon, Portugal (See walking tours in Lisbon)
Sight Type: Shopping
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