Sunday, January 31, 2010

My Charitable Contribution

One of our local High Schools is having a silent auction as a fundraiser. While I don't have children, I know how important fund raisers were when I was in High School. Our booster club made so many donations to help our athletic program out and I feel very blessed to have been able to enjoy 4 great years of athletics... including a win at the State Championship in Women's Basketball.

So when asked if I'd donate a piece of my jewelry, my answer was ABSOLUTELY!!!

3-Piece Set - Necklace, Bracelet & Earrings

I wanted to design a piece that would be appealing to both the female students and the mothers of students. Because I have no idea who the highest bidder will be, whether they'll keep my design or give it as a gift, I wanted something that had mass appeal and versatility!


I chose to go with a black and silver theme with a slight oriental feel. The school colors are Scarlet & Silver, so I wanted a piece that would match the school colors and could be worn anytime...


Double Strand Bracelet with Diamond Cut Black & Silver Beads

So here's what I created - a matching 3-piece set; Necklace, Earrings & Bracelet. I can honestly say, I love it! I really hope that it brings in a great donation for the High School and that the winner loves it as much as I do!

I wrapped it in pretty packaging so the winner would fall in love.

2 comments:

Azure Islands Designs said...

Love this set Dawn...you can't go wrong with black & silver!!! I agree with you this will appeal to both students and parents!!!

Donating is a good thing...especially when it means something to you...
Have a great week...
Cheers

Dawn Doucette said...

Thanks Heather! I've been very blessed in my life and it brings a warm, fuzzy feeling to my heart to pay it forward! Thanks for stopping by. I really appreciate it!

Have a wonderful week... and stay warm up there! ;)

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