10 Breast Cancer Awareness Crochet Patterns

Use Crochet to Raise Cancer Awareness

Women Running for Breast Cancer
Women running for breast cancer awareness. AE Pictures Inc. / Getty Images

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, although of course it's important to raise awareness about the issue of breast cancer all year long. Crochet is a great way to raise awareness. You can crochet items for yourself that will encourage conversations about breast cancer when you use them. Alternatively, you can crochet items for charity, giving to breast cancer survivors, families and those still living with the disease. Here are ten great breast cancer awareness crochet patterns....MORE Crochet can also be done by people with breast cancer to help them through the difficulties of the diagnosis. For example, Margaret Mills crocheted for self-esteem after her mastectomy.