Shop for the Cure: It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and more designers than ever are showing their support with special-edition products, the proceeds of which support nonprofit breast cancer organizations. Charity has never looked—or felt—so good. Herewith, our favorite BCA picks.
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Be a (warm) Pink Lady this fall with another piece of outerwear from the Ralph Lauren Pink Pony Collection, a chic down vest with a distinctive quilt pattern and the eternally stylish logo. Proceeds from the sale of Pink Pony items benefit Polo Ralph Lauren’s Pink Pony Campaign. $498/Ralph Lauren. Photography courtesy of Ralph Lauren
Yet another crave-worthy item from Dallas designer Tory Burch: the limited-edition Pink Puffer Vest adorned with gold logo buttons. During the month of October, 15 percent of proceeds from sales of the vest will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (up to $10,000). $295/Tory Burch, Highland Park Village. Photography courtesy of Tory Burch
Wear your heart on your sleeve—and chest—with iconic designer Michael Kors’ limited edition t-shirt, a slim-fitting white top adorned with ombre hearts and created exclusively to benefit Saks Fifth Avenue’s 2009 Key to the Cure campaign. More than $30 from each shirt sold will be donated to local charity partners. $40/Saks Fifth Avenue, Galleria Dallas. Photography courtesy of Michael Kors
Think pink with the Lacoste polo featuring an oversize crocodile logo, another product from the brand’s line designed to honor Breast Cancer Awareness month. Lacoste will donate 10 percent of proceeds from the collection to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $85/ Lacoste, NorthPark. Photography courtesy of Lacoste