Pinktober is the breast cancer awareness month that is observed in October every year. Suffering from cancer is painful, with surgeries and radiations that leave you feeling awful and sick. Picktober is the awareness month to create awareness regarding the most common type of cancer in women. It is also observed to appreciate the struggles of the warriors battling cancer and those who have successfully beaten it. If you are looking for creative ideas to appreciate the struggle of cancer survivors, or you want your community to have awareness regarding breast cancer. Here are 27 Creative Things To Do For Pinktober 2021 that you will surely like.
About Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer that affects every 1 in 8 women. Not only in women but breast cancer is also diagnosed in men as well. Besides regular self-checkups, you should also visit an oncologist yearly to rule out breast cancer. If breast cancer runs in your family, there is a chance you might get it too. There are several precautions you can take to make sure to avoid cancer or catch it early on. If anyone around you is battling breast cancer or any other cancer, make sure to be considerate and caring towards them.
Gift Related Creative Things To Do for Pinktober
If you know cancer survivors in your community or have a loved one who is battling cancer or won a fight against it. What you can do for the Pinktober project is to make a thoughtful present for them. These gift ideas will make a perfect present for any individual.
If you have a crafty mindset, making this Pink Ribbon keychain is an easy task. It will be an excellent present and you can also hand it over as party favors if you are hosting a Pinktober gathering.
For those with a profound liking for knitting, this Pink Ribbon Lapel Pin is simple to create. Also, a great gift idea that won’t take you long to create.
The Popcorn Pumpkin is one of the finest creative things to do that you can also give as a gift. With a pumpkin, paints, and a few other supplies, you can craft it in no time.
You can download the knitting pattern for this Pink Ribbon Headband and Gloves. Anyone would be more than proud to wear this set during the cold month of October.
You can make this Pink Basket for a cancer patient or cancer survivor if you have good crochet skills. Fill it with some skincare and other items to make it a complete gift basket.
This Pink Ribbon Scarf is a special present for a very special person. It will be a sweet way to let them know that you stand with them in their battle against breast cancer.
With dollar store flowers, ribbons, other items, and creativity, you can make this Pinktober Wreath. Among fun creative ideas, anyone would love receiving this.
Skincare Pinktober Craft Ideas
Cancer treatments take a toll on your skin and health. Making skincare products for cancer survivors is one of the best presents for Pinktober month. You will make these items with natural ingredients that are good for the skin.
To make Rose Petal Sugar Scrub, you need crushed rose petals, coconut oil, and sugar. You can also add your favorite essential oils for the desired scent. Easy to create, put it in a glass jar and tie it with a pink ribbon to give as a Pinktober gift.
This DIY Rose Body Lotion has an extensive list of ingredients. It carries glycerine, rose-infused oil, vitamin E, babassu oil, mango butter, and other ingredients. All of which are excellent for your skin. This lotion is one of the best creative things to do that will make a great gift.
To make this Rose Bath Salt, you need pink salt, dead sea salt, jasmine flowers, and rose petals. Add essential oils for added benefits. This will be ideal for someone who enjoys baths.
These Rose Soaps are very easy to make, yet are a perfect present. You can use the soap base to create the rose soaps in any shape of your liking while using different molds.
The DIY Rose and Manuka Honey Face Wash have special ingredients for smooth, as well as clear skin. You can create a large batch of this to use as a Pinktober gift and also make some for yourself.
Food Ideas for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
The Pink Cosmopolitan Cupcakes are easy to bake. You can prepare a big batch of it and hand it around with pink ribbon toppers for breast cancer awareness.
The Pink Ribbon Cookies are among must-try creative things to do for the month of October. With a simple list of ingredients, it’s ideal for someone who loves baking.
These Pink Ribbon Meringues will prove to be the best present for Pinktober. You can make a box of meringues and gift it to a cancer survivor.
If you are planning to host a breast cancer awareness party or seminar, the Pink Ribbon Swiss Roll Cake should be a must dessert on your table.
The delicious Pink Turkish Delight has ingredients like sugar, cornstarch, rosewater, and pink color. The best part is it’s quick to make and tastes very yummy.
With white chocolate chips, condensed milk, pink lemonade Kool-aid, and pink sprinkles. You can make the melting-in mouth Pink Lemonade Fudge in less than 3 minutes in a microwave.
Creative Things To Do for Kids for Pinktober
To create Pink Peppermint Playdough you will need cornflour, water, pink color, and peppermint oil. You can teach your kids to make this sensory pink play dough for Pinktober.
The Handprint Flamingo design is among creative things to do for kids. A perfect pink craft for kids that is simple to create.
For Pink DIY Tissue Paper Headband, you will require 3 items only, including glue, headband, and pink tissue or crepe paper. Your little girl will look lovely in this Pinktober theme creation.
Paper Plate Donut is among the best Pinktober craft ideas for kids. With little assistance from an adult, the kids can make it in no time.
To make Angry Love Birds, you need pink yarn, pink pipe cleaner, and a few other supplies. Kids will have a great time creating these.
The Pink Paper Plate Wreath is ideal even for toddlers. Among easy and creative ideas that you should definitely try for the breast cancer awareness project.
With this Pink Glitter Slime, you can keep kids above the age of 4 busy. A sensory thing to do, the kids will enjoy playing with it.
You can ask your little princess in assisting you to create this Pink Flower Hair tie. It will look very lovely on her gorgeous hair once ready.
Pink Paper Plate Jellyfish is among must-try creative things to do for preschoolers. A fun way to keep the little ones busy for a while. This Pinktober craft is ideal for young kids.
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