Mexico City has a wide range of handmade crafts, art and local design that amazes everyone. This Christmas season return home with the best gifts you’ll find in the coolest alternative bazaars in the city. We tell you where to do your shopping!
The best of all the Mexican talent is concentrated in these bazaars, you can find all kinds of products, from clothes, bags and jewelry to things for your dog and pieces to decorate your home. You can be sure that these things will be original, have good quality and they’ll support the local talent of the country. Take a tour of these bazaars and fall in love with everything they offer.
In the heart of La Roma (only 20 minutes walking distance from FlowSuites Condesa) you will find this bazaar that has become one of the most famous in the city. Hundreds of Mexican entrepreneurs and designers set up their stands with their unique products that you will find while visiting the entire venue full of thousands of options. Fashion, beauty, natural products, decoration and even urban art, all in one place. And not only that, while you do your shopping you can enjoy good music, beer, food to calm hunger and it is pet friendly.
When? They have itinerant dates, the next one is November 16th and 17th, 2019. Stay tuned to their social networks to know the following dates.
Where? Durango # 275, Col. Roma. From 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
This bazaar is characterized by focusing a lot on products that are eco-friendly, although you can find everything there. Soaps, shampoo bars, jewelry and even bottles of authentic mezcal from Oaxaca. It is a perfect place to find gifts for everyone. While shopping there you can also have a beer, fresh fruit water or eat churros, and outside you’ll find many options to eat after a fruitful day of shopping. They focus on fashion, design and art, you will surely find something that catches your eye.
When? Their next dates are November 16th and 17th, December 7th and 8th, December 14th and 15th, and they will have night sales on December 21st of this year. Stay tuned to their social networks so you know more of their dates.
Where? Orizaba # 83, Col. Roma. From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Here you will find the cutest things of all. Their products stand out because they are all very beautiful and follow a similar theme: pastel colors, soft designs, very girly and design things that look very Mexican. You can find brands very committed to the environment, natural, healthy and focused on tradition. While walking through the bazaar enjoy an ice cream or a typical marquesita. In addition, during the bazaar they also offer workshops occasionally, you can register and learn things like eco printing.
When? Their next dates are from November 15th to the 17th and November 22nd to the 24th. And from November 29th to December 1st, 2019. Stay tuned to their social networks to learn more.
Where? Londres # 37, Col. Juárez.
This is one of the oldest and most traditional bazaars in Mexico City. You’ll find it in an area that is worth knowing and you will surely love. It is over 50 years old and is in a 16th-century house in the heart of San Angel in the Plaza San Jacinto. There are dozens of stores that sell all kinds of crafts, cuisine and art. Thanks to its popularity you will find many other options in the surroundings, from restaurants to emerging artists. In addition, this bazaar is guaranteed Mexican, everything is authentic and is revised to fit the category of genuine Mexican crafts. Take a tour of this bazaar that will captivate you.
When? Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where? San Jacinto Square # 11, Col. San Ángel.