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Chile reaches out to its indigenous Mapuche people

After decades of fractious relations between the state and indigenous Mapuche communities, President Bachelet is spearheading attempts at reconciliation, including plans for greater autonomy and official recognition of Mapuche culture. 1,600 more words

Politics

Over the Rainbow

Last week I went back to the Rainbow State with my Meggie-pie for a mother-daughter island dream trip come true. We enjoyed the ocean, relaxing on the beach and great restaurants (not necessarily in that order). 264 more words

Knitting

Araucania Ranco less than half price!

We’ve got a great bargain for you this week in our sale, Araucania Ranco at less than half price! (RRP £7.95, sale price just £3.95 per 100g skein!) 50 more words

Stash Fine Yarns

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New Yarns

Classy Worsted by Dream

  • 100% Superwash Merino
  • 4.5 stitches = 1″ on US #7
  • 250 yards

Classy with Cashmere by Dream

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Shawly The Best Thing I've Knitted This Week

My ‘Follow Your Arrow’ mystery-knit-along shawl is finally complete. The KAL was only supposed to last from January until mid-February, but I had a few problems with some of the lace so I had to frog the whole thing and start again somewhere in early March, and things have been slow since then. 322 more words

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Volcán LLaima… Volcan LLaima, Novena Region de la...

Volcán LLaima… Volcan LLaima, Novena Region de la Araucania, Chile.

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