Monthly Archives: April 2015

For some really nice swimwear from Sainsburys please have a look at my beachwear post. A lovely lady from the Flat Friends UK Facebook group challenged me to find tops which were not only flattering for a post-mastectomy without-reconstruction chest but also suitable for those with lymphoedema, on the same […]

Sainsburys Tu Summer 2015

Including the swimwear that I ordered (see my swimwear posts for beach and swimming outfits) I managed to order 25 items from La Redoute; I was very restrained and returned them all! Printed Dress with Peter Pan Collar, Item No. 9513779  Verdict: A loose fit flared dress with no […]

La Redoute Spring Summer 15

I had never ordered from Simply Be before; all of the items I am wearing in these photos were size 12 (I am a size 10 generally) and seemed quite generous. For post mastectomy swimwear from Simply Be please check out my swimming and beach posts. Geometric Maxi Dress, Item […]

Simply Be

If you are looking for a costume for swimming please have a look at this. I am only focusing on the tops of the tankinis and bikinis and am wearing them with black leggings. Finding bikinis, tankinis and one pieces for your holiday, when you have had a mastectomy and […]

Swimwear For The Beach

OK, here goes… As summer approaches I thought I ought to find some mastectomy swimwear for those of us who are flat. I would never post photos of myself like this usually but maybe this is what they mean when they talk about my ‘new normal’! As you will see, […]

Swimwear For The Pool