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About OldEwe

Resident: Wool Buyer, Weaver, Spinner, Knitter, Dyer, Felter and Fountain (Bottomless pit) of Knowledge

Seasons Greetings to all.

A big thank you to all our valued clients & friends for your support and kind wishes this year. Our special hours will continue for a while, once we have reopened on 15th January 2019. [tue 130-5, Wed & fri … Continue reading

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Workshop, Shop News, Perth Show

Whats Happening at our Willagee Store ? You will have noticed a large ‘For Sale” sign at the front of the Harrison Street shops and the future of the shops was in doubt. However, I am pleased to tell you … Continue reading

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NEEDLE FELT COURSE WENSLEYDALE SHEEP $30-00 includes Kit

Sat 21st April   …1.pm to 5.pm  [afternoon tea provided] Proceeds to Cancer Research .  BOOK Now   ph: 9331 8818  [or email]                                                                     This workshop will cover shaping of core wool; attaching long fleece; clipping it into the final shape;    setting eyes; fashioning nose. … Continue reading

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NEW espinner by Ashford, spins like a dream.

NEW Light weight 2kg (4.4lbs) Espinner on display in our store for you to see and try . Compact 26 x 14 x 21.5cm (10¼ x 5½ x 8½ins). Easy bobbin change with snap-in flyer bearing, a sliding hook flyer, … Continue reading

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SPRING NEWS FOR ‘EWE’!

NEEDLE FELT WORKSHOP XMAS ANGEL or MINI SANTA 28TH OCTOBER 1pm $30 Come and join your tutor, Susan Ash as she guides you through the creative ways you can use dry needle felting to make a mini angel or santa. … Continue reading

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August Workshop

NEEDLE FELTED GNOME WORKSHOP [Adults] …   saturday August 5, 2017 1.30pm tp 4.30pm    Bilby shop, 2,6 Harrison St Willagee $20 includes kit & afternoon tea,  proceeds to charity. Phone 9331 8818 or email to register your interest.  Come along and … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all.

We are taking a festive season break, closing at 5pm, Wed 22 December 2016. Office opens tue.10.1.2017 & our workshop opens l0.30am 17.1.2017 This festive season, visitors to our Harrison Street shop have been enjoying Christmas discounts on all Ashford equipment … Continue reading

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Lost & Found ?

It seems February has rushed by, where has that month gone ?  It’s already mid March and I’ve started running to keep up :] We have two very kind helpers, White Lace and Knatty Knitter, who  have offered to look … Continue reading

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Hello crafty creators, welcome to the new year.

It is time to start new projects or make new resolutions to complete old ones. :]   There are some new merino top colours and new product lines from Ashford to compliment our extensive range of products in store. You are … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air!

I hope everyone is enjoying the lovely spring weather. At Bilby, we are busy preparing for the Melanian Sheep Breeders ‘BLACK SHEEP SHOP’ in the Jim Horwood Wool Pavillion [near gate 8] at this year’s Perth Royal Show. [26 Sept … Continue reading

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