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More Sizes of Microbead Breast Forms Just Added!

Posted by Mary LaCaze on Tuesday, June 28, 2011, In : Breast Forms 
As promised, I've added more sizes of microbead breast forms to the pattern shown on the 'Sew Your Own Breast Forms' page of this site so that you can see how to re-draw my pattern into your own size now, saving you hours of experimenting.

If you don't sew, I've also added more sizes of completed forms on the 'Items For Sale' page.  You can buy them already made for less than buying all the materials to get started, so even my non-sewing readers can try these lightweight forms now.  If you don...
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New microbead breast form sizes! AND a new bra band clip!

Posted by Mary LaCaze on Saturday, June 25, 2011, In : Breast Forms 
Yeah, I know... I've been promising some of you who wrote that I'd draft more patterns soon in different sizes, and offer more sizes on the 'Items for Sale' page.  I totally get how hard this stuff is to do for those who don't sew, because I do sew, and I STILL have trouble tracking down all the right materials and finding time to create new items.  Between handling a lot more summer 'chores' and my husband's health issues, I got a bit behind with designing this month.  However, today was the...
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Made some microbead breast forms today!

Posted by MaryAtMastectomySolutions.com on Wednesday, May 11, 2011, In : Breast Forms 
Finally made an extra pair of microbead breast forms and posted them for sale on the "Items For Sale" tab of this site.  If you don't sew and want a pair, now's the time, because I won't be making them often.  The microbeads are a mess to work with, lol... and the forms are not difficult really, but they do take several hours to make so I can't do it often.  There have been so many questions come in lately from survivors who don't sew that I thought, well, I have a day free to sew, why not?  ...
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Who and Why...


My name is Mary. I'm a survivor of breast cancer. After bilateral mastectomy and chemotherapy in 2007, I'd thought everything would be fine when the last chemo treatment was done and my hair grew back. But, there was so much to learn before being comfortable again! I'm still seeking more solutions to the mastectomy issues that so many of us share, and wrote this website to hopefully help others skip ahead on the learning curve.