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Have you entered our Alexandra Beth Designs earrings or $85 Fantasy Jewelry Box shopping spree giveaways?

Today I am joining the throngs of bloggers who are promoting Breast Cancer awareness this month. It truly warms my heart to see so many people posting about this as four years ago I lost my Auntie/godmother/Mama’s best friend to this dreaded disease. I saw first-hand how it can ravage a family and I wouldn’t wish it on my worst enemy! All of us women owe it to ourselves and to our loved ones to became educated in Breast Cancer prevention. So, let’s hear it for self breast exams and living healthier lifestyles. That is how I honor my Auntie. Won’t you join me?

And if you’ve been bitten by the shopping bug and want your purchases to go toward a cause this month…consider these fabulous products!

lily pulitzer limited edition breast cancer awareness murfee scarf

Lily Pulitzer Limited Edition Breast Cancer Awareness Murfee Scarf

gorjana brast cancer awareness leather charm bracelet

Gojana Breast Cancer Awareness Leather Charm Bracelet at shopbop.com

dan post survivor boots at zappos

Dan Post Survivor Boots at Zappos

estee lauder hurley lip design collection

Estee Lauder Hurley Lip Design Collection at Bloomingdale’s

bobbi brown pink ribbon shimmer brick

Bobbi Brown Pink Ribbon Shimmer Brick

avon walk for breast cancer hot pink boat neck shirt

Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Hot Pink Boat Neck Shirt {For more information on the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer click here. I’m hoping that in the next couple of years I’ll be able to planΒ  a trip to one of the participating cities and walk for my Auntie!}

Retail therapy definitely isn’t the only way to show your support…Please check out Rosebud Network member Kitchen Belleicious. She has been participating in the Bake for the Cure project! Every comment left on her posts helps this lovely lady!

breast cancer awareness cookie

  • lindsay

    Those boots are adorable. πŸ™‚

    October 15, 2010 at 9:45 am Reply
  • Krysten

    Fabulous pink thinks and kudos for promoting breast cancer awareness!

    October 15, 2010 at 9:49 am Reply
  • Connie @ Sogni e Sorrisi

    Great post! Pretty scarf.

    Hope you have a really wonderful weekend.

    October 15, 2010 at 9:50 am Reply
  • Katie

    Great post! I didn’t know about bobbi brown’s!
    Way to go Kitchen Belleicious!

    October 15, 2010 at 9:50 am Reply
  • firepages

    I am a huge breast cancer awareness supporter and I was so excited to see all the ways to look cute and show my support. I’m torn between the Estee Lauder lip package and the Bobbi Brown brick. Have a great weekend!

    October 15, 2010 at 10:03 am Reply
  • Christina

    Awesome post. My Aunt is a breast cancer survivor. I did race for the cure last year. I haven’t really partaken yet this year. So maybe it’s time!

    October 15, 2010 at 10:03 am Reply
  • Jaime @ La vie...J'aime

    Loving the Lily scarf- such a cute pattern!

    Happy weekend!

    October 15, 2010 at 10:04 am Reply
  • Paulettew

    This is an issue close to my heart. My dearest aunt is now a breast cancer survivor πŸ™‚

    October 15, 2010 at 10:08 am Reply
  • Katy Mary

    Great choices Kristin! It really is so great that a lot of Bloggers and designers are participating.

    October 15, 2010 at 10:23 am Reply
  • Sarah

    Love the scarf! <3

    October 15, 2010 at 10:25 am Reply
  • everton terrace

    Very sorry to hear about your auntie. It’s heartwarming to see so many companies promotion awareness and raising funds. Nicely done.

    October 15, 2010 at 10:31 am Reply
  • Channon

    What a great post! I’m off to check out the LP scarf…

    October 15, 2010 at 11:00 am Reply
  • Rachel

    Fabulous items for such a great cause! I’m really loving that scarf and the bracelet.
    The Bake for the Cure project sounds fun. Definitely checking out Kitchen Belleicious!

    October 15, 2010 at 11:12 am Reply
  • carolina - patagonia gifts

    love the colors on that scarf. great cause darling! happy weekend! xo

    October 15, 2010 at 11:34 am Reply
  • Jude

    What a beautiful post and tribute, and such lovely things for a good cause! Thank you for this – hope you’ve a great Friday and weekend!

    October 15, 2010 at 11:38 am Reply
  • Melanie's Randomness

    I love this post! Anything to raise awareness or money for Breast Cancer research & survivors is amazing! =)

    October 15, 2010 at 11:44 am Reply
  • Beth Dunn

    I love that lilly scarf, and what a great cause!
    xoxo
    SC

    October 15, 2010 at 11:45 am Reply
  • ms Givens

    Pink ribbon cookies. Yum!

    October 15, 2010 at 11:47 am Reply
  • Betty Manousos

    Thanks for spreading out breast cancer awareness!
    Love love the scarf! Gorgeous!

    Big hugs!
    B xx
    X

    October 15, 2010 at 11:47 am Reply
  • Maria@PersonalizedSketches

    Thanks for sharing these wonderful finds that are supporting the Cause for the Cure and awareness of Breast cancer. (My hubby’s mom was a breast cancer survivor in the 1970’s and lived a blessed life, but would have wanted more years to have her here with us. She passed away in ’97 after it came back.)

    Blessings & Aloha!
    After returning from our visit with family, it was straight to work, but I had yesterday and today off from work, so I hope to get caught up on some blog reading. I also wanted to let you know that one of your comments was drawn for one of the 20% certificate giveaways towards the art that I do. Please come by or let me know if you are interested.

    October 15, 2010 at 12:16 pm Reply
  • Ann

    Thank you for sharing this personal story and all of the lovely ideas to contribute putting and end to Breast cancer.

    October 15, 2010 at 12:27 pm Reply
  • Ashley

    there are so many great pink buys!!
    The breast cancer walks are this Sunday around here!

    October 15, 2010 at 12:34 pm Reply
  • Jules

    Great post, Kristin! There are a lot of great brands and fabulous products here. It’s nice to see companies pitching in and giving back. I like the leather charm bracelet and Bobbi Brown shimmer bricks are fabulous.

    October 15, 2010 at 12:51 pm Reply
  • Frankie

    It is so important to support the cause! The Bobbi Brown shimmer brick is divine and I want to eat those cookies now! xo

    October 15, 2010 at 1:31 pm Reply
  • Maddy

    Loving all the Pink products this month!! And what’s even better, is that they go towards an excellent cause!

    October 15, 2010 at 1:40 pm Reply
  • Jill@TeenageBride

    My aunt is a survivor.

    This is a very lovely post.

    October 15, 2010 at 1:41 pm Reply
  • Heavenly Housewife

    Pink and very pretty daaaaahling!
    Have an awesome weekend!
    *kisses* HH

    October 15, 2010 at 1:47 pm Reply
  • Valerie

    What an amazing cause this is. Great post, Kristin! I think I need the Bobbi Brown eyeshadow set. Gorgeous.

    xo
    Valerie

    October 15, 2010 at 1:47 pm Reply
  • Anaiz

    Love this post! I have been involved with the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer myself and raised almost $1,000. Thank you for bringing awareness of charitable purchases in this pink month πŸ˜€

    October 15, 2010 at 3:16 pm Reply
  • Dancing Branflake

    Anything that adds to the awareness is wonderful to me. Thanks for sharing the love and I am so sorry about your Aunt.

    October 15, 2010 at 3:48 pm Reply
  • Kelly

    I love all the great items for Breast Cancer awareness! I try and purchase a few every October. πŸ™‚

    October 15, 2010 at 4:11 pm Reply
  • krystal/village

    these are such great suggestions πŸ™‚

    October 15, 2010 at 4:39 pm Reply
  • Suburban Sweetheart

    So many of these things are so lovely – but I tend to take issue with all the promotion around breast cancer awareness & prevention. It’s a prevalent disease, & a devastating one – there are, however, so many other diseases that are, frankly, just as prevalent, if not more so, & far more deadly. My father died of lung cancer, the number one cancer killer in the country – but there’s no pretty color for lung cancer, no fancy boots or scarves. I give my money to the American Cancer Society – they can decide which form of of cancer needs my donations most.

    October 15, 2010 at 5:13 pm Reply
  • Torrie @ a place to share...

    This is very near and dear to my heart. My mom developed breast cancer a few years ago, and although she is okay now, it was quite a scare. Thank you for spreading breast exam awareness (thanks to her annual exam, it was discovered very early) and for promoting these lovely products.

    I love those cookies… and my blogger pal, Jessica! (She’s the one who inspired me to start a blog!).

    October 15, 2010 at 7:00 pm Reply
  • Ashley

    My mom is a breast cancer survivor. Love all the awareness stuff!

    http://ashleyanderic.blogspot.com

    October 15, 2010 at 7:07 pm Reply
  • Erin*Sparkle&Hay

    LOVE that lily scarf!

    October 15, 2010 at 9:39 pm Reply
  • Grace

    I’m really glad to see you guys helping spread awareness! I love how many brands now donate to the cause.

    October 15, 2010 at 9:42 pm Reply
  • Daphne

    Love the charm bracelet and the cowboy boots.

    October 16, 2010 at 1:52 am Reply
  • Josie

    Oh, this is such a great post. I’m loving that bloggers are coming together about this… Such a great cause.
    xo Josie
    http://winksmilestyle.blogspot.com

    October 16, 2010 at 4:38 pm Reply
  • Shea

    I love it when companies give back to support a great cause! Thanks for showing us these great finds!

    October 16, 2010 at 10:00 pm Reply
  • style'n

    I have that Bobbie Brown eyeshadow and absolutely love it. Actually I have two different palettes and it’s the only eyeshadow I wear! And love that scarf too πŸ™‚
    naina

    October 17, 2010 at 4:40 pm Reply

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