Author Archives: Alexandra Wallace Currie

About Alexandra Wallace Currie

A breast cancer survivor since October 2010 with loads to talk about and share! Founder of The Pink Pom-Pom Project - a crafting for cancer therapy initiative helping other victims, friends and family through treatment and diagnosis. Now based in Fairfield, CT, USA, The PPPP hosts monthly Stitch&Bitch events and Open Crafting classes to local community organisations. We hope to teach everyone that working with your hands is easy and anything is possible!

TRUNK SHOW: Ana’ Collection – A Unique Collection for American Dolls!

Although we are steady planning Trunk Shows for children’s shows, we thought it only appropriate to fit another kind just in time for the holidays: Ana’s Collection has been designing and providing additional fashionable clothing for American Dolls. Not

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Those Girls In Green Have Done It Again!

In the month of November, we had the privilege of hosting 2 Girl Scout Troops from The Dwight Elementary School here in Fairfield, CT. They were all invited to decorate holiday

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We Did It! And We Did It Together!

  Wooooooooo Hooooooooo! I was expecting! Please read this story of hope within our community! Thank you Caitlin! CLICK HERE TO READ ARTICLE: http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/a-little-square?ncid=newsltuspatc00000001 Please support The Pink Pom-Pom Project!

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Humour Is Key, Height Is Overrated

My heart, prayers and thoughts are with the people that were hit hardest by and are still recovering from Hurricane Sandy this past week. For those of you who have not seen the photos of devastation, it is bad, and … Continue reading

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Cowboys Don’t Take Baths, They Just Dust Off

I was trying to come up with a clever way to announce that my sign was up and a little square LLC and The Pink Pom-Pom Project are both officially open!!! Being from

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Taking A Bite Out Of Life

A few weeks ago was the PinkAid/Ralph Lauren fashion show at Mitchell’s in Westport, CT where, in addition to professional models, 20 fabulous Breast Cancer survivors,

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Aim At The Players!

Watch this You Tube video – HILARIOUS!!!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BX7FnAEEXsY&feature=youtube_gdata_player  

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Ride Like The Wind PPPP! CT Challenge Here We Go!

Hi Family and Friends! The Pink Pom-Pom Project team has committed to riding our bikes between 10-50 miles in the 8th Annual CT Challenge Bike Ride on Saturday, July 28th to support cancer survivorship programs for adults & children.

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LOOK AT US! CT Challenge Recognised The Pink Pom-Pom Project

O-M-G! The CT Challenge and The Fairfield Village Voice recognised me and The Pink Pom-Pom Project for our efforts in raising awareness and money for The CT (Connecticut) Challenge!

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Wish You Were Here: Helping Hands In Peru

I got this e-mail a few weeks ago from my little sister, Laura, who was asking for donations of (used or new) school supplies, sporting equipment, clothing, and shoes. Her mission: travel to Peru and help an impoverished orphanage.

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