October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This month is not only dedicated to raising awareness of breast cancer but also to honor those who have fallen. In the U.S., about 1 in 8 women have breast cancer at some point in their life. Early detection improves the chance of survival, which is why this month is very important.
Are you looking forward to hosting a pink party? If you are, you may need some breast cancer awareness decoration ideas. No need to search further since you came to the right place. Here, we have some ideas you can use. Check these out.
Our first breast cancer awareness decoration ideas: pink pumpkin. Yup. Pumpkin, in pink. You may think that pumpkin is the staple fruit during Fall. But, with simple modifications, you can use it as a décor item for your pink party. Here’s what you can do:
- Painting the pumpkin
Simply paint the fruit in pink hues to show your support.
- Write HOPE on it
That’s right. Write HOPE on the surface of the pumpkin. It doesn’t need to be done on a pink background, though. Although if you do it will be great.
- And add a ribbon
You can show that you care about breast cancer by adding a pink ribbon. After all, the pink ribbon is a symbol of support for breast cancer awareness.
A wreath is one of breast cancer awareness decoration ideas you can use for your pink party. Don’t worry, it doesn’t have to be a complex one. A simple one will do. What is important is that you show support and want others to be aware of breast cancer, right? Here, you can be creative in making the pink wreath. You can make it from a Styrofoam cut into a shape you like (a circle, a ribbon, anything you want) added with pink leaves and/or other pink materials you have. Just don’t forget to create a little space so you can hang the pink wreath.
Simplicity Is the Best
There are countless ways to decorate your home. Again, it doesn’t to be complex. Simplicity is the best. Other breast cancer awareness decoration ideas you should try include:
- Pink flowers
- Pink balloons
- Pink plates, cutlery, cups, napkins, and tablecloths
- Pink lantern and/or pink bulbs
- Pink glow sticks
Tips for Hosting a Pink Party
- The pink ribbon is the key design element here. So, make sure you add the pink ribbon to many of your decorations.
- To make things even more in harmony, you can serve pink-colored food and drink. Even better, you can hold a cooking with your friends. BBQ or baking a cake will be a great addition.
- Use pink invitation. Having a pink dress code will be awesome as well.
- Hold a ladies night.
What do you think? Which one do you want to use? There are many breast cancer awareness decoration ideas you can use. You don’t have to follow it in the exact way. In fact, just be creative. Choose one that fits your style the best. And don’t forget, you don’t need to do the décor alone. Ask your friends, family, neighbors or coworkers. Good luck!