Breast cancer in men is rare, but it does happen. In 2011, it is estimated that among U.S. men there will be: 2,140 new cases of breast cancer 450 breast cancer deaths We can’t spare you so check YOURSELF regularly and bid on an art bra. The proceeds might help find the cure that saves YOUR life. . . . → Read More: Who Are Those Crazy Blinging People? by Beth Cherkowsky
Courtney McBreen, niece of our Founder and Board Member, Beth Cherkowsky (AKA Woadieland on eBay) donated this amazing Sugar & Spice Bra which is sooooo sweet! What are little girls made of? We all know the answer… Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice, and hopefully they never ever have to deal with Breast Cancer! . . . → Read More: What Are Little Girls Made Of? Bra
Courtney McBreen, niece of our Founder and Board Member, Beth Cherkowsky (AKA Woadieland on eBay) donated this amazing Party Hearty bra – too amazing! This Party Hearty Bra will have you drinking a toast to that party we will have when a cure for breast cancer is found. . . . → Read More: Courtney McBreen Donates Party Hearty Cocktail Bra
You can be all ready for the Halloween party with this Pumpkin Patch Bra by Courtney McBreen. This gorgeous art bra is a fantasy of pumpkins and ribbon in fall colors of orange and black?. It is a 44E Maternity bra with underwire, gently used. Chocolate brown satin ribbon and white lace surround each pumpkin and the autumn leaves along the bottom. . . . → Read More: Courtney McBreen Donates Pumpkin Patch Bra
Our friend and Board Member, Beverly England (known as Samican2 on eBay). Has been one of the most vocal supporters for Bling My Bra since it’s inception in 2009. Bev worked tirelessly last yeas with founder Beth Cherkowsky to promote, promote, promote our cause. And it’s been a blessing to this year’s campaign that she is JUST as active this year! . . . → Read More: Hey Bev the Candies Are here!
This is the Dave Winfield family. Dave played major league baseball and was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2001, the very first year he was eligible. Dave lost his mother to Breast Cancer in 1988 and this year, in 2010, is working with Ask.com and the Susan G. Komen Foundation to raise awareness of this disease. Winfield will appear at baseball events throughout 2010, including the Little League World Series where he threw out the first pitch Aug. 23, as part of the campaign. . . . → Read More: Remember the Families
In 2009, Beth recruited several eBay friends to help her. Together they solicited donations of handcrafted one-of-a-kind themed art bras to auction off on Ebay – one each day for the month of October 2009 (Breast Cancer Awareness Month). Together they raised nearly $3,000 for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the global leader of the breast cancer movement. . . . → Read More: How Bling My Bra Was Born
Bling my Bra is all about ART BRAS and ‘blinging’ an ordinary bra to turn it into a work of art. But this interesting Wiki Article talks about how to turn a bra into a purse. Thanks to Beth Cherkowsky for sending this in. I thought it might interest our donors and maybe give our artists a few ideas! . . . → Read More: How to make a Bra Purse!
Support Breast Cancer Research during October 2009 – Breast Cancer Awareness Month Since September 24th and virtually every day in October, 2009, a network of eBay, Bonanzle and Internet sellers have created and auctioned “art bras” thru the “BLING MY BRA” campaign to raise money for breast cancer research. During October 2009, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we have run and will continue to run one or more eBay auctions per day of “Art Bras”: creative confections with themes that are beautiful, funny, and inventive, created by artists and craftspeople. These have celebrated the military, their favorite hobbies (such as bowling and offroading), Moms, eBay, comic books, baseball, and Halloween, among other themes. (Pictures available upon request.) . . . → Read More: The Original Press Release 2009