Forma de Ser Holiday Emporium

Forma de Ser multicolored backpack made from repurposed vintage Peruvian skirts, $160
West Village

Owner Rachel Horowitz brings her Latin America–made goods to this temporary shop, along with clothing from sustainable, locally made brands Study New York and Carrie Parry. You’ll find women’s clothes ($120–$450), accessories ($14–$325) and home decor ($18–$260) that are handmade in the Americas. Highlights include multicolored backpacks crafted from repurposed vintage Peruvian skirts ($160), hammered-copper hoop earrings ($44) and alpaca turtleneck ponchos ($340).

Venue name: Forma de Ser Holiday Emporium
Address: 605 Hudson St
New York

Cross street: between Bethune and W 12th Sts
Opening hours: Daily 11am–8pm. Through Dec 31
Transport: Subway: L to Eighth Ave (14th St); A, C, E to 14th St (Eighth Ave); F, M to 14th St (Sixth Ave); 1, 2, 3 to 14th St (Seventh Ave)
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