Sunday, May 30, 2010

a pink "O" Casion.....

I know this post might be too early, but today I signed up to participate in the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. As a woman, sister, friend, aunt, daughter, girlfriend and most importantly, grand daughter of a cancer victim, I try to do my part. If you don't walk this year, don't worry - there are many other ways to contribute to this very worthy cause, through the things we love to do best - SHOPPING!!!

What are your favorite picks? Here are a few of my favorite picks:

The Sonia Kashuk Makeup Bruch Set at Target: When you buy this brush set, Sonia Kashuk will donate 15% of its sales to the Breast Cancer Foundation. $12 @ Target

what's better than the scent of freshly cut tuberose? 10% of the proceeds of these candles goes to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Linnea's Lights candle in Tuberose, $28;

The Susy Jack notebook; at $9 this is a great buy and 50% of the proceeds goes to the Susan G. komen foundation, find them at

a wining combo: pretty and functional. 10% of the sales benefits the Continuum Cancer Centers in NYC. The Melannie floral nesting bowls @ $32/4; find them at

Talk about fresh flowers: send a friend this 16" orchid and feel really good knowing that you made a difference because 10% of the sales goes to the Susan G. komen foundation. The Pink Ribbon Orchid @ $50; shop

The Warrior Tie: Ford Motor Co. will donate 100 percent of the profits from the sales of the Warrior Tie to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. For $29 at, Mr. X will certainly own a pair!

The Avanessi Love Bracelet: will donate 20% of sales of this 14kt-gold and satin cord Love bracelet (available in gold, rose gold & white gold) to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation. $225

Talk about sparkling skin: The Bobbi Brown pledge of $35,000 from the sales of the Pink Ribbon products for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The Bobbi Brown Pink Ribbon Collection Lip Balm and Creamy Lip Color. $40/set @

The bougie parumee diptyque candle: anyone who uses these candles know how tremendous they smell and how long they last. The Diptyque Pink Roses Candle; Diptyque is donating 20 % of sales from the Pink Roses candle to The Pink Agenda. $68; at

For all my foodies: keep your fave recipes and note cards organized with the Sugar Paper Recipe box. 10% of the sales goes to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure; find it @ for $96

With summer in the loop: the BCBG Max Azria Believe Sunglasses are purrfect!!! BCBG Max Azria will donate 25% of retail sales from each pair of Believe sunglasses to Susan G. Komen for the Cure - with a guaranteed minimum donation of $50,000 - find it for $120 at!

Did you find anything you like?


  1. Hi, Kiki! Thank you so much for your sweet comment yesterday! It made my day. :) I've been a Diptyque fan for a really long time - it's nice to see they're contributing to this great cause!

  2. Well, i am digging the orchid and the nesting bowls. And it's just in time for my best friend's birthday - she loves orchids. Thanks for the list.

  3. I'm OBSESSED with this post. I'm a major supporter of Susan G. Komen supported products - THINK PINK! Cheers.

  4. Awsome post!!! I am certainly into this cause...I love all the options and the fact that we all can contribute in some way.... love your blog!!!!


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