While places like Ralph Lauren and QVC have storewide promotions to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness Month throughout October, many other companies have developed special products and lines to honor this important cause. From cupcakes and coffee to fresh gym gear to glam jewelry, check out some of the products that show their support for everyone affected by breast cancer. Shop smart and choose standout products that are fighting for a cure.
Carolina Herrera - T-shirt
Carolina Herrera’s limited edition three-quarter-length tee features a tree with tiny glittering hearts representing leaves that take the form of the world map. “The inspiration was a design to express hope and show this is a global cause touching and connecting hearts worldwide,” Herrera told ELLE.com. One hundred percent of sales will go towards Key To The Cure, Saks Fifth Avenue’s campaign to fight women’s cancers.
New Balance - Komen Tank Top
Fashionistas like to look good everywhere, including the gym. the Komen Tank Top will not only stand out in the crowd, but features LIGHTNING DRY® fabric to wick away moisture and keep you comfortable. Snag this or the many sneakers, jackets, sports bras and more from New Balance’s Lace Up For The Cure collection to work out in style and raise funds for Susan G. Komen For The Cure. The company is forwarding 5% of each sale from this line to the charity, with a minimum donation of $500,000.
Crumbs - Pink Ribbon Muffin
Sweet tooth? Look no further! For the month of October, the beloved cupcake shop will feature a special Pink Ribbon cupcake in support of the National Breast Cancer Coalition. The cute treat features vanilla cake, cream cheese frosting and a pink ribbon made of sugar crystals. For every cupcake sold – and cake craving satisfied – Crumbs will donate $1 to NBCC.
Cuisinart® - Coffee Maker
To get caffeinated and support the cause, choose the Cuisinart 12-cup fully automatic coffee maker. This playful pink appliance features stainless steel accents, ergonomic handle, dripless spout and knuckle guard for a clean pour. It also comes with a built-in water filter, 24-hour programmability, and The Brew Pause, which allows you to sneak a cup before brewing is complete. Best of all, 3% of proceeds from this product go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
The Sak - Lisa Crochet Driver
This sweet pair of crochet flats are a comfy option for lounging. Featuring a BCA ribbon charm on the heel and the words “peace, love, cure” on the interior sole of the shoe, they provide inspiration every time you slip them on. Twenty percent of each sale will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Coalition.
Ann Taylor – Evelyn Lauder Legacy Collection Necklace
Get fancy with this stunning gold chain link necklace featuring encrusted crystals and pink stones inspired by the style icon’s commitment to fighting breast cancer and fabulous jewelry collection. The Evelyn Lauder Legacy necklace will add some feminine sparkle to your neckline for a date night or enliven a work outfit, all while supporting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Ann Taylor will donate a full 65% of purchases to help fund important research and bring hope to those affected by this disease.
Chan Luu – Friendship bracelets
This pair of bracelets not only aids the fight by donating 50% of all proceeds to Breastcancer.org, it is also a symbol of the close bond many women share. The friendship bracelets feature one pink and green cotton cord woven with silver thread and jade stones adorning the closures. Celebrate friendship and healing with these everyday accessories.
Coach – Madison Isabelle Crossbody bag
This vibrant bag provides a pop of color to any outfit while containing all of your daily essentials. The modern silhouette and gleaming hardware make this a chic bag that announces your support for the cause. Coach has pledged to donate 20% of all sales of the Madison Isabelle and other products in their breast cancer awareness collection to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation for the month of October.
AG Adriano Goldschmied – The Keep A Breast Stilt
Adriano Goldschmied has combined his popular sateen fabric and slender stilt style to create a fun fuchsia jean. Careful to not use toxic or carcinogenic chemicals in the production process, the company will donate 20% of proceeds to The Keep A Breast Foundation’s prevention and education programs. This youth-focused nonprofit supports those affected by breast cancer and raises awareness of early detection guidelines and cancer-causing toxins in our daily environment.
Subtle Luxury – Sparkle Scarf
Perfect for Fall, this delicate scarf in a soft peach shade has the potential to stylishly accentuate many an outfit this season. The thin fabric features soft gold threading to create a shimmer effect perfect for a dreamy, feminine look. Subtle Luxury will donate 50% of all proceeds to The Breast Cancer Charities of America.