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July 2011

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Brown Owls Sydney

July 18, 2011
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Sorry for the late notice Owlettes! However, we do have a meeting this upcoming Wednesday July 20. Where: Berkelouw Winebar, 70 Norton St, Leichhardt When: 6:30PM onwards Come join us for some crafty fun, coffee or even a glass of wine! Jess and Bec RSVP in comments or over at the FB event!…

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Footscray Brown Owl Event: all welcome! Its tomorrow….

July 16, 2011
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Yes Folks! tomorrow is FootscrayBrown Owls born to knit event. We are looking for crafty crafters with a couple of hours spare tomorrow to join us in our knit fest for a very good cause. Whats that? I hear you say you’d love to come but you are stuck with the kids? I say BRING EM!!!! The Happy River Cafe would have to be one of the most kid friendly parental stressfree cafes happening in Melba. So there really are…

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Brown Owls Sydney – NEXT WEEK!

July 15, 2011

Hi Girls! Sydney Owls are meeting up NEXT WEEK!! When: Wednesday 20th July from 6.30pm onwardsWhere: Berkelouw Books – 70 Norton St Leichhardt upstairs in the Wine Bar CafeWhat to Bring: Bring any craft you’d like to work on.Cafe: The Cafe SHOULD be open this week (check the Sydney Owls Facebook page for updates) Newbies are always welcomed so don’t be shy – come along and make some new crafty friends!…

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Brisbane Owls: RSVP for Embroidery

July 13, 2011
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Brisbane Owls: It’s time to RSVP for our next meet up!  Date: Saturday 23 July 2011 Time: 1–3pm Venue: St Augustine’s Church Hall, Racecourse Road, Hamilton CRAFT-ALONG PROJECT: EMBROIDERY Rebecca will be leading the craft-along project this month with some very cool embroidery patterns,  perfect for any level of crafter. You can also bring along your own pattern or image to embroider. Bring an item or piece of fabric you would like to embroider for example a tea towel, hankie, pillow…

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Brisbane dates for 2011

July 12, 2011

Hey there Brisbane Brown Owls! We’re planning ahead and have all the dates for the second half of 2011 organised! Brown Owls will be teaming up with BrisStyle events which means more crafty fun all in the one spot! Further details will be emailed out prior to each meet up and there will be a blog post for you to rsvp on. Saturday 23 July, 1-3pm St Augustine’s Church Hall, Racecourse Road, Hamilton (following the BrisStyle Smart Marketing info session) Craft-along…

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Brunswick Brown Owls Recycled Scarf Project

July 11, 2011

Thank you for the inspiration rAdelaide Brown Owls! This week we Brunswick Brown Owls are also making a scarf, either from an old t-shirt, or jersey fabric. You will need to bring a t-shirt and something to cut the t-shirt with (rotary cutters rock it, but so do sharp scissors). You can also buy about 50cm of jersey fabric but make sure it is at least twice the width of the average t-shirt. Check these patterns for how to info…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls Recap

July 11, 2011
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We had a lovely meeting yesterday in one of our new venues ‘Buzzbar’ at Mortdale! I took along some wool for some random crochet: It ended up as a granny square doll blanket and pillow which was promtly rejected by Amelie (3) when I presented her with it…oh well maybe it will grow on her! I also had this mess to deal with…un-picking my mistakes and of course I ended up unpicking where I didn’t need to…but thankfully it was…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000 – last monday: some pics and words

July 11, 2011
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Sorry for my tardiness! 7 sleeps since the 2nd super gathering of the Brown Owls Melbourne 3000 group and I have only just got around to putting up some pics and some words of the beautifully random eclectic chatty kindof crafty evening we shared last Monday in the glorious hospitality of the parlour room at Madame Brussels. There was talk of coffee, of tea, of namings, of births, of historical fascinations, of health, of fancy mocktails, of many other things…

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Launceston Brown Owls at Knitlab

July 10, 2011
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Hi Owls, This month we have not one but two hot and happening crafty events for your Owlish pleasures. Our usual Owl session is on this Tuesday at Nannas from 7 – 9. AND Get your knitting needles ready cos we have been invited to a special Brown Owls session at Knitlab on Saturday 23 July from 1 – 3. Come along and fingerknit a poo, make a pompom, knit some pixels or bring along your own knitting and soak…

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Adelaide Brown Owls – BYO night

July 9, 2011

It’s a BYO night! Take advantage of the great light, heating, tea & coffee facilities (and great company!) and join us for some crafting. Bring along some show and tell if you like as we love to see what everyone has worked on in between meetups. And if you want to bring a plate of nibbles to share then please do – cooking craftiness is welcome too. When:   Wednesday 13th July, 2010 Where: The Box Factory, Regent St South, Adelaide…

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