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Thread: My first quilted tote!

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    Junior Member QuiltedComforts's Avatar
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    My first quilted tote!

    My aunt, who I think of as my mom, has Multiple Sclerosis. One of my sisters and my mother have also been diagnosed, and I am showing symptoms. I decided to come up with something I can sell and donate a portion to the MS Society. I decided to see if I could make the awareness ribbon block...
    I used the Missouri Star Quilt Company tutorial to make the Multiple Sclerosis Awareness ribbon block. Had the bright and orange D9P blocks laying around from a quilt I never ended up making. I didn't use a pattern for the tote, just made it up as I went. I'm pretty proud of how it turned out... I'm keeping this one for myself, but now I know I can do it.
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    such a cute bag. Sorry to hear that you are showing signs of it too.
    enjoy your life...it's the only one you have!!!
    Heather

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    Super Member Peggy Jeanne's Avatar
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    Your bag is wonderful, my grandpa had MS. They have already made lots of progress! Every dollar raised will help!

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    Terrific bag! Sorry to hear the MS is continuing through your family. I'll keep you in my prayers.
    Be a blessing to others, as you may entertain angels unaware!

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    You made a great looking tote ! Just keep on hoping there will be a cure for you and your family.

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    A beautiful tote! Love those colors. I was diagnosed 8 years ago, copaxone has done wonders for me, I have hardly any symptoms now. Prayers for you and your family.

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    Sorry for the MS in your family. That's a very nice bag you made & for a very good cause. Good luck with everything!

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    That is beautiful and a wonderful way to show support.
    I hope all goes well with you and your lovely Mother.
    Everyone is born right handed, only the gifted overcome it.
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    Great bag. Take care and best wishes to you and your family.

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    Great bag! I also have MS and am a longarm quilter. Never give up and always play with your toys. LOL!

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