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Fabulous leatherwork and artistry

This shop is a must see when visiting Granada! We had the amazing opportunity to meet the shop... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Evelyn F
Amazing leatherwork and wonderful shop!

We purchased an amazing piece of original art from this shop. We had the opportunity to meet the... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Colette K
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Munira Mendonca began working with leather in the 70’s when she arrived to Bubion, a small village in southern Spain, in the province of Granada. It was there that she learned and developed a passion for this traditional craft as she worked for some...more
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

There were not a lot on display as it is only a small shop but if you were looking for some authentic keepsakes leather goods, you may consider their in-house Munira brand with a decent range to suit your budget. Sakina, the assistant that served...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

This shop is a must see when visiting Granada! We had the amazing opportunity to meet the shop owner/ artist Munira! She is a wonderful artist carrying on the tradition of leatherwork art passed down from a Spanish master leather artisan. We had the best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Evelyn F
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

It was lovely meeting you and thank you for your great words! Especially the mention of my Maestro who, without him I certainly would not have acquired this art. Great chatting with you. And thanks for the review, it means a lot to us (and...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

We purchased an amazing piece of original art from this shop. We had the opportunity to meet the artist, Munira and view her unique work. It was a tremendous experience and we love the piece. It was very reasonable and a one of a kind...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Colette K
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Dear Colette, It was lovely meeting you and I am so glad that I was here and were able to see how we work! Thank you for your great review, as you mention we do have beautiful pieces in the shop most made by local...More

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

So delightful to find a store with such high quality products! I bought the most beautiful laser cut sterling silver earrings in an Arabic design. I also bought another three small pairs of wood/silver studs and a beautiful pomegranate bowl. Head here if you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Ambling along the streets of Granada one evening I was drawn into this store, Munira, and was very pleasantly surprised by the displays of gorgeous colorful scarves and supple leather products. But what caught my eye were these delicate silver hamsa earrings that I had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SRahem
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We do our best to have products that the other shops do not have and we are also known for working with local artists/artesans! Hope you enjoyed your visit to our beautiful city of Granada! Saludos, Munira.

Reviewed August 5, 2018

When shopping on vacation, we look for locally made items. This is the place for authentic, locally made items. The owner moved to Granada in the 70s from California. She was on vacation and never went home. She was fun to talk with and explained...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

It was lovely meeting you! It is always a pleasure to meet our clients and to explain how we make our goods and also to share my story! We take great pride in working with local artesans as I think it is of utmost importance...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended that we stop by Munira’s leatherwork shop. In anticipation, I checked out the website and made it a “must-go”. When we got to the shop, I decided to get this beautiful handbag with authentic traditional leatherwork. Munira’s designs are just stunning. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank shesgotsparkle
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! As you stated there is something for everyone in our shop. The bag you choose for yourself is my favorite, in fact it is the one I use! The class was great, your family is so talented! It...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018

My wife searched everywhere for the perfect authentic leather bag from Spain and we found it in Granada at Munira's shop - a beautiful, charming yellow leather handbag that my wife fell in love with immediately. But that's not the end of the story. Unfortunately,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Scott B
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Dear Scott! I am so pleased that I was able to help you (and that we had the bag in stock!), I was once a traveller/tourist here in Spain and my friend had their bag stolen, thus I know what it is like. Hopefully your...More

Reviewed April 27, 2018

Came across this gem of a shop. My husband bought me a gorgeous silver ring and we got chatting with the lady owner - what a story of how she got to Granada. We called again in the afternoon and bought one of the abstract...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

It was lovely meeting you! And glad you love the bull, they are great! Thank YOU, Saludos, Munira.

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for leather goods in Granada, make sure you stop into this store. Customer service is great and the selection of products are beautiful. I also picked up some ceramic earrings here as well. Wonderful little shop on a Main Street.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Elizabeth B
MuniraMendonca, Owner at Munira, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Thank you for your great review! So pleased you enjoyed the experience and also our pieces. Saludos, Munira.

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Suzanne Z
March 21, 2017|
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Response from MuniraMendonca | Property representative |
Hello, We have a wide range of goods some are very inexpensive and some may be a bit expensive, depends. You can check out our website if you want.
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Suzanne Z
March 19, 2017|
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Response from MuniraMendonca | Property representative |
Not quite sure what you are referring to! The Mercader Restaurant?
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