Chilean Souveneirs

The south of Chile is sheep country, and the rustic look of the knitted items from the island of Chiloé are popular gifts. Terracotta, earthenware crockery for cooking. Lapis Lazuli, the distinctive blue stone found in Chile often made into jewellery with silver. Copper is very important to the Chilean economy, and while most of it is exported, this art form often takes the shape of plates designed as hangings.