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May 2011

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, 8th June UPDATE – we’re nearly full!

May 31, 2011

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Fly By Night Brown Owls

May 28, 2011
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Hi all! These are some pics from the Fly By Night Brown Owls. Sorry they’re a little dark, we were crafting in a dungeon in North Melbourne… We had about 16 people turn up, 5 people were taught to crochet, 3 to granny square, there was knitting, sewing, crochet, jewellery and badge making, hot chips and beer. And amongst all that, we raised $33.40 for Alzheimer Australia. Thank you to all the lovely ladies who attended! There were many requests…

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NEW! Brown Owls Melbourne 3000 group

May 25, 2011
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Hi! Announcing the inaugural meeting of the Brown Owls Melbourne 3000 group – hoorah! when: Wednesday 8th June 2011 at: 6.30 – 9pm where: The Parlour, Madame Brussels, level 3, 59-63 Bourke St, Melbourne 3000 why: because we love craft! yes we do! bring: BYO craft project or notify me in the RSVP below if you need some ideas cost: no fee for attendance but you may like to purchase a drink or a delight from the Madame Brussels menu…

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Canberra :: pincushions & needle books wrap-up

May 24, 2011
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Saturday arvo was chilly in Canberra – luckily we had lots of craftiness to warm ourselves up (plus Bec had matches to get the heaters started!!) =) There were pincushions and needle books Strawberry needle book tutorial here and, as always, lots of other crafty lovelies: snuggly granny blankies first crochet! knitting and stitching (the pattern is a Wee Wonderfuls book club stitchette – so cute!) Thanks to all the lovely Owls who came along on Saturday – it was…

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Preston Brown Owls

May 23, 2011

DATE: Sunday 29th May TIME: 2- 3pm WHERE: Pearl Oyster Cafe- 114 Miller St, Preston (stop 37 on the 112 tram) WHAT: Bring along your own crafty project that your working on. COST: free- but purchase a cup of tea or coffee as a thank you gesture for hangin’ at such an tip-top venue RSVP: In the comments section if you’d like to come along. Email me if you have any questions Everyone is welcome!…

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Adelaide :: Garland of Crocheted Hearts

May 20, 2011
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Adelaide Brown Owls :: Garland of Crocheted Hearts Donna is running our workshop on the 25th of May – Hurrah! Thanks Donna! You will need to bring:three shades of yarn for the hearts – I used red tones (a single colour is just as good)a contrasting colour for the string to join them – I used a taupy coloura 3-3.5mm crochet hooka large-eyed needle to sew in ends Same place – Same time – Box Factory 59 Regent St Sth…

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Perth (Bayswater) Brown Owls this weekend

May 18, 2011
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Hi all, just a reminder for this Sunday! We are definitely meeting at 2pm (not 4pm like the calendar says- I cant figure out how to change it from EST for our meetings). Sarah WHAT: BYO Meet DATE: Sunday 22nd May TIME: 2pm – 4pm AT:   Bayswater Drill Hall meeting room (cnr Murray and Crowther streets, Bayswater) BRING: Y our own crafty project to work on. A gold coin donation- just to help out with the hall hire! RSVP: Either comment below or email…

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