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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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July brings a sad farewell.

July has brought sad news for our West Australian Melanian Sheep Breeders Society, with the passing of our beloved wool guru, Ray Eaton. After visits from his family on Saturday 18th and a hug from his devoted wife, Ellie,  Ray … Continue reading

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June News for ewe!

What a fun day Toodyay Festival was on May 31st-lovely weather, nice music in the hall, friendly people. If you visited the Festival, I hope you enjoyed the day as much as we did Thank you very much to friends … Continue reading

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Newsy May update

Winter has arrived in West Australia, after such sunny, warm autumn weather, it has caught most of us by surprise. However, it is an ideal time to get woolly and crafty by the warm fireside in the evenings. Newly arrived … Continue reading

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April Events

We’re off to a few events this April, but don’t worry our showroom will still be open for our regular opening hours courtesy of the “old ram”, who will be there to assist you and run the showroom while we are … Continue reading

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Wool Promotion Week

The Old Ewe is off on an adventurous week travelling the south west of Western Australia to promote our luscious naturally coloured wool……more than 1100 kilometres …visiting Busselton, Manjimup, Walpole, Denmark, Albany, Mt Barker, Porongorups, Kojonup, Arthur River, Williams and … Continue reading

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Needle Felting Workshop

Hello to all our needle felters, We will be hosting a Needle Felting workshop on Saturday the 6th of December at 1:30pm, with an international tutor and the regular Bilby staff showing you how to create a 3D project, All … Continue reading

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Bilby in Bendigo

Hello Crafty creators, The Wool lady with Bilby Yarns and the Melanian Society in tow, will be scooting across to the “The Australian Wool and Sheep Show” in Bendigo, held from the 18th-20th of July at the Prince of Wales … Continue reading

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November Celebration Specials

November Celebrations NOVEMBER is a special month for Bilby Yarns……. !! After a few decades of sewing, spinning, handweaving and woolcrafts in W.A & N.T, “The Wool Lady”  [or as she posts on here the “old Ewe’]  – in 1989 … Continue reading

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