October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

In honor of my mother who is a three-time 23-year breast cancer survivor, I’m proud to remind you that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  This means you can support a cause while you shop! Below are a few special places where you can find something great for your fall wardrobe, and also help make a contribution to breast cancer research nationally and locally!

ann taylorAnn Taylor:

Ann Taylor is going all out with their dazzling Brilliant Bow Collection. This jewelry collection is available only at Ann Taylor now through December 31st, and 70% of all Brilliant Bow Collection proceeds go to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation now through October 31st.


Brighton has raised a total just shy of $5 million for Breast Cancer research and with your support they hope to surpass that mark! This year, Brighton will be offering several “Power of Pink” items featuring their limited edition bracelet with a Swarovski crystal pink ribbon charm.

Chico's Limited-Edition Leopard ScarfChico’s:

Chico’s is known for their distinct leopard patterns and wild prints but, this October they hope to be known for their limited edition pink leopard print scarf. Chico’s will donate $10.00 to Stand Up to Cancer with every scarf sold (up to $150,000).


Coach has the perfect stunning bag for anyone and any occasion, and this October Coach is joining the efforts to raise money for the fight for Breast Cancer by selling a special edition key fob, a gorgeous pink scarf, and a pink purse with a matching wallet. 20% of sales from these items benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.


Inspired by Giuliana Rancic, a Breast Cancer survivor, jewelry designer Suzanna Dai has created a gorgeous collection of rhinestone jewelry that is available at Loft stores. 60% of the purchase price will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

New York and Co:

New York and Co has a great selection of affordable Breast Cancer Awareness products. Ranging from several t-shirts, yoga pants, and sweatshirts, to a drawstring bag, sunglasses, and even a baseball cap, New York and Co will make you dressed and ready to show off your Breast Cancer support! $2.00 from every “Pink” product purchase will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.


Pandora will be making donations to Susan G. Komen with every sale of their limited edition pink ribbon charms. You may find one of the three new charms is perfect to show off your Breast Cancer support, or you may buy all three!

Soma Intimates:

Although Soma always has excellent pink lingerie, they are not selling any special products, they are however accepting donation to benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer.