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A few of our favorite things: From our holiday wish list to yours

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Wrapped gift under twinkle lights
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Every item comes from a company we trust, respect, and want to support. And, whether you're seeking a stylish pair of earrings for yourself or a thoughtful cookbook for a loved one, our collection has something for everyone.

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Lucite tear drop earrings by Alexis Bittar
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1. Lucite teardrop earrings


Elegant earrings aren’t just for festive occasions; they bring a touch of beauty and style any time.

$125 at Alexis Bittar

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2. PowerBead~caribbean agate bracelet with glass sunburst pendant


There's something about this bracelet that just radiates peace. LBBC's Vice President, Development, Monica Steigerwald, loves it so much that she often gives it as a gift to others to share its tranquility. It was designed by her friend and former LBBC board member Susan Swanson who loved the sea, walks with friends, and the power of community.  

$53 at PowerBeads by Jen

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3. Everyday shea butter bundles


You can have beautiful skin no matter what you’re going through with these EWG-verified shea moisturizers by a Black-owned and mother-daughter company. A gift of natural beauty and self-care.

$59.99 at Eu'genia

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Woman wearing Bernardo puffer jacket in teal
Color Street Holly Jolly Nail Set
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4. Bright plaid blanket scarf


Embrace the vibrant spirit of the holidays with this festive scarf, a favorite of LBBC's CEO, Jean Sachs. Its radiant hues and cheerful patterns exude warmth and joy. A perfect way to bring in the holiday season and brighten cold winter days.

$24.90 at Maurice's

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5. The season's most coveted outerwear


Shehzin Tietjen, LBBC's Associate Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, has a keen eye for quality and finances, so she adores the affordable luxury of these best-selling coats at $99 or less! Keep yourself or your loved one warm this winter.

$99 or less at Bernardo

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6. Holly Jolly Hues nail strips


Did you read our recent article on nail care? For people undergoing breast cancer treatment, nail strips can offer a festive and fun way to express themselves, depending on the type and timing of their treatment.

$45 at Color Street

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Hand holding affirmation card from Cancer Chic
Woman wearing black Bianca sports bra by AnaOno
Four colorful MyBevi Outlander resusable cups against mountain backdrop
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7. Talk to Yourself Like a Friend affirmation cards


These affirmation cards have caught the eye of Monisha Parker, our Associate Director of Marketing, who is always on the lookout for ways to promote personal well-being. Embrace the power of self-compassion and cultivate unwavering confidence with these exquisitely crafted affirmation cards, designed by Anna Crollman, a breast cancer thriver. It’s a thoughtful gift for anyone embarking on or navigating the journey of cancer treatment or survivorship.

$25 at My Cancer Chic

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8. Bianca Front Closure Sports Bra


Hassle-free support after treatment, providing comfort and confidence in every movement from a company founded by Dana Donofree, this year’s 2023 Butterfly Ball Andrea and Abraham Morris Impact Award Honoree. The perfect companion for our new BeACTive exercise series for people at any stage of their breast cancer journey!

$55 at AnaOno

*Portion of sales donated to LBBC
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9. Outlander tumbler 32 oz


Oh, the colors! How could you settle for any other reusable water bottle when you can stay well hydrated with this BPA-free 32 oz tumbler?

$30 at MyBevi

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Black and white long sleeve striped satin pajamas by Primark
Covers of four different cancer cookbooks
Pink fleece dog bones by Hugglehounds
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10. Satin long sleeve pajamas


These satin pajamas are the perfect blend of style and luxurious comfort! Gift a touch of glamour and relaxation this holiday.

$24 at Primark

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11. Best sellers in cancer cookbooks


Embark on a culinary adventure! Fern Glazer, our Director, Digital Content Strategy, loves a good cookbook, and she’s thrilled about this list that includes Rachel Beller's new Spice Rack, and many others that espouse recommendations from experts, such as plant-based eating, anti-inflammatory ingredients, and more.

Varies at Amazon

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12. Pink fleece bones


Cute and cuddly toys for your furry friends that last a long time!

$12.99 to $24.99 at Hugglehounds

*Portion of sales donated to LBBC
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Holiday table with food and hand overstretched toasting the meal
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13. Homemade dinners


Personalized meals, crafted with love, bring comfort and joy to those impacted by breast cancer, and Cook for Your Life makes it easy to find easy and soothing recipes. Sharing the warmth of a homemade meal is a powerful expression of support and care, no matter the time of year.

Free recipes at Cook for Your Life

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As you explore our selection, know that some of these treasures not only bring joy to the giver and the receiver but also contribute a portion of their sales to LBBC. And, all of them, even those that don’t directly support us, contribute to our mission in an important way, because each fosters a culture of self-care—an invaluable gift.  Amid the holiday hustle, remember to give yourself moments of mindfulness—be it through a peaceful meditation, a leisurely coffee break, a rejuvenating bath, or a captivating read.

This season, we’re hoping that the spirit of giving, and self-care illuminates all your celebrations.

Happy holidays.

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