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June 2010

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June 21, 2010

Hi there Owlies, This month we’ve got a pattern for a shopping bag made from cloth, which Martine has perfected! You don’t need to bring anything unless you would like to choose your own fabric – then you will need 1 metre each of your main fabric and your liner. We have a number of donated fabrics here and you are welcome to choose from them. We will also be able to teach learn to knit and crochet, or you…

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Woolie Western Owls

June 21, 2010
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1. A Spot of Paint, 2. Baby Milk Tea on Mommy’s Hand , 3. Curly Top, 4. Cotton (Gossypium) Now winter is truly here I need to get my crochet skills moving from just lusting after other peoples stuff to waggling the hook about (That is the technical term isn’t it?)   If you fancy joining me is some wooly fun then come along to Brown owls Yarraville.  Everyone is welcome, no membership needed, just rock up, have fun then go…

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St George and Sutherland Shire Brown Owls

June 19, 2010
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June Meeting Thanks to all the lovely ladies above who attended the June Brown Owls Meeting. It was great to catch up and get some craftiness done! And to be truthful just great for me to get out of the house! July Meeting Date: Tuesday 13 July 2010 Time: 7pm – 10pm Location: Oatley Hotel – 8 Oatley Avenue – Oatley NSW 2223 We are headed to the comfy chairs UPSTAIRS this time!!! Bring along your craft of choice! Please…

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Adelaide Meet 23rd June – Fabric Button Necklaces!

June 17, 2010
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image from Very Purple Person Need a necklace to coordinate with your outfits but can’t find just the right one? Then why not make your own!? And whilst you’re at it, why not make some matching earrings. Okay, maybe you mightn’t want to get too matchy- matchy. These necklaces would make great gifts for yourself or a friend so bring your fabric scraps and get button-ey with us. We promise they are super easy! When: Wed 23rd June Time: 7-9:30pm…

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Brisbane Owls RSVP for Sunday’s Meet

June 16, 2010

Brisbane Owls: It’s time to RSVP for our next meet up! Date: Sunday 20 June Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Lock’n’Load, 142 Boundary Street, West End. We have booked the section upstairs under the name Brown Owls. All you need to bring along is money for food/coffee and your own craft. BYO craft to work on. Please RSVP by leaving a comment on this post by this Friday 18 June.…

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Canberra Brown Owls – Yarnie Gras!

June 11, 2010
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Wanna learn to knit? Or develop those crochet skills you picked up last month? Well we’re all about yarn-based crafts for our next meeting (Saturday 19th June). We’ll have folks around to help you with both knitting and crochet so let us know if you’re a learner in the comments. All you need to bring is some yarn and an appropriately sized crochet hook or needles. If you’re a total beginner, 8ply yarn and a 4mm hook/needles should do it!…

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Preston crafty fun times…

June 10, 2010

For all those lovely ladies that were at the last meet, we talked about meeting up in June. I’m flying off to Europe tomorrow night, so it’s up to you Preston gals to chat amongst yourselves and tee up a date, place and time. To kick things off how about the following: Date: Sunday 20th June Time: 2pm-4pm Place: Pearl Oyster Café, 114 Miller Street Preston. Cost: Its free, but as usual please bring along some spare change and try…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

June 9, 2010
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Hi there Owlies, I hope you will brave the cold and come to the next meeting, we are making Martine’s carry bag this month. Thanks for the providing the pattern for us Martine, and my hand stitching is far worse than yours! You don’t need to bring anything unless you would like to choose your own fabric – then you will need 1/2 metre each of your main fabric and your liner. We have a number of donated fabrics here…

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Yarn in the Pub

June 8, 2010
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“Brian, I’m telling you, all the Hot Gals will be at The Madison Hotel Wednesday night.” “Just how hot are these gals Jim?” “They’re Brown Owls Brian.” “BROWN OWLS! Well what are we waiting for?” Yes Groovie Gals, it’s time for Yarn in the Pub. Wednesday June 16 From 5.30pm-ish Upstairs at The Madison Hotel, cnr Devonshire & Randall Sts, Surry Hills (opposite Central) Bring along your Grooviest patterns for show and tell. Please RSVP by commenting on the blog!…

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