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Villages in Paris - La Butte Aux Cailles

The Butte aux Cailles is one of the most picturesque parts of Paris. Once a village on the outskirts of the city, with the river Bievre (now filled in) running through it and surrounded by windmills, it housed workers employed in the industries that grew up around the river – mainly tanners and laundries. 354 more words

The Left Bank

Wild Wednesday Yarnbomb!

Boston, Massachusetts:

Thank you (@shitthatiknit) for the wonderful yarn bomb and image!

A school–possibly in Australia:

Thank you (@mollyjackdfers) for the wonderful yarnbomb and image! 54 more words

Some Writing

Beyond the Walls

Walking into the narrow, cobbled streets of Butte-aux-Cailles feels like walking out of Paris.

Ancient wisteria vines tumble over high walls and birds sing in hidden gardens.   227 more words

Paris Streets