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Party Animals

Don't you think it is time for a party?... a reason to be happy, kick up your heels a bit and have a nice bowl of kibble!..... what?... Kibble?... Yes!... this is an Animal party! I think by now most people know of my love to animals and my dedication for Neonatal...

Swoon Worthy – Ellery by Junebee!

Some fabrics just BEG to be used... Ellery is one of them.  Meant to be used and loved and then used a bit more...you know those tiny scraps that you treasure? I showed this collection over on the Facebook page for BAQS and there is a giveaway going on over there so I...

The Bitchy Stitcher at BAQS

A Few Words About Your Quilting By: Your Dog Well, hello there, human whom I adore above all others. How are you? I must say, you are looking particularly lovely. Did you do something different with your crotch? It's really quite compelling today and I will be pushing...

You Can Blame Brene Brown

Sometimes a series of events come together in a way that lets you see a situation so clearly as to make your next move easier. Perhaps not less painful but easier all the same. I am a big fan of Brené Brown,  I have all of her books, both hard copy and audio- I am...

Notions Round-Up Final Week #4 Monday

Wow, what a month it has been and where the heck did it go?... once again we march on into the good night. The last week of the month is here and we have some very useful tools that add polish and professional finish to your quilts! First up is Brilliant Bindings By...

Notions Round-Up, Week 3 Wednesday

So how was Monday?... did you get your name over there are as well.... Each week you have 2 chances to win so don't miss out on getting your name on both posts! No Notions Round-Up would be complete without mentioning SOAK. I have been a fan of SOAK products for a...

Notions Round-Up, Week 3! Monday

Well I have to say that right now I feel lucky to be getting this post up.. life has been seriously getting in the way... is it ever that way for you?  I have currently made my way to my office ... a slow go at best given that my knee looks like a very ugly cantaloupe...

Notions Round-Up Week 2 – Wednesday

Wow!... nothing moves the calendar along like having a month long event with giveaways every week! This week I am excited to not only show you products that are new to you but to let you know why some products are staples of just about every sewing room. I am not sure...

Notions Round-Up Week 2 – Monday

So... are we having fun so far?.. if so please do me the favor of sharing your appreciation for all we do where at BAQS by inviting those you know to love it as well. -- Thank you!! Ok.. week number TWO!.... and  I think we have some stuff that you are going to adore!...

Notions Round-Up, Week 1 – Wednesday

So... did you  enjoy our post from Monday and get your comment in over there?... if not make sure to get your comment in to double your chance at winning!   Those who know me know that I love doing complex, layered  and slightly over the top appliqué... and while...