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Who really needs a designer tote?

Who really needs a designer tote?I overheard at a show recently a lady say, "I just don't know anyone who needs a designer tote." Oh dear. The truth of it is, no one NEEDS a 'designer tote'. What we DO need is something, at least one thing,that reminds us of how special and unique we are. I†...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 7Tote-al Love for my guy...Gerard.He’s definitely not # 7 on my Tote-al Love list…just saving the best for last! This is an excerpt from lyrics I wrote for him.That’s Why I Love YouYou make me laugh no matterWhat I’m feelingYou hold my hand to keepMe from reelingThat’s wh ...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 6Tote-al Love for Sophia, my niece.Sophia is my sister’s daughter but I like to think she has a fabulous amount of my personality. She’s an 8 year old girly girl who loves shoes, handbags, clothes that sparkle and the colour pink. When she was three, she used to hug her shoes and say ...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 5Tote-al Client LoveI have Tote-al love for my clients. Not because they appreciate what I do, but because how my designs make them feel. So it’s not about my Tote-al Love it’s actually about their Tote-al Love!People come to me because they want something special. Something unique. N ...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 4I have Tote-al Love for spiders…said Tracey never. I’ve never paid much attention to religion or spirituality…never gave it much thought really. Then about 7 years ago I found myself questioning things. Where the heck was I going? I wasn’t feeling very strong or confident, lost e ...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 3Pete Gram’s necklace. We called them Pete Gram and Pete Grampie. Their first names were Helen and Ivan. What’s with the Pete then, you wonder. My other grandparents were Train Gram and Train Grampie…first names Helen (Nellie) and Gordon. What in the world…?I’m not sure how this ...
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7 Days of Tote-al Love

Day 2Tote-al Schnoop LoveHere’s a silly thing I have Tote-al Love for…a stuffed animal – a stuffie- called Schnoop.I got Schnoop a few years ago and there is not a night that he’s not cozied up under my chin while I sleep. Yeah that’s right. I’m in my 40’s and I sleep with a stu ...
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