Hang It! for Charity

October is breast cancer awareness month.  Lisa Mullins of Wandering Stitches had a great idea for a program to support the cause.  She asked that her customers make the “Hang It” (protective clothes hanger cover) from the book Eazy Peazy Gifts by Margaret Travis.

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Item #15102  Retail $9.95 Here are just a few of their entries..

They can embellish it to their hearts content.

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The Hang Its are then displayed in the shop.  Customers vote for their favorite(s).  Each vote costs a quarter – and all proceeds are donated to the cause.
Why not “launch” the event by hosting a class?  These are great gifts – and the perfect gift for a bridal shower.  I can picture this in white – what bride wouldn’t love a personalized hanger for her wedding dress??
But, let your customers use their imaginations.  We would love to share pictures of YOUR event on the Checker Facebook page.  Keep us posted….

 

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