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Outflat of the Day Weeks 25-27

Week 25 and 26 I first met Sue in person in July 2016 at a Women Only Triathlon as part of the Flat Friends UK team. A month later we officially became two of the trustees of the newly registered charity. Monthly virtual trustee meetings, daily messages, annual face to face meet ups either at official events such as [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 25-272020-07-10T11:58:30+01:00

Outflat of the Day Weeks 22-24

Week 22 I had my double mastectomy in January 2015. I’d had a month to wait between my diagnosis and my surgery due to the hospitals Christmas and New Year schedule. During that month I struggled to find the information, advice and support that I needed to help me prepare for my operation and life without two breasts. I [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 22-242020-06-19T12:36:33+01:00

Outflat of the Day Weeks 16-18: Dressing Flat Tips

Week 16: Decoration and Detailing This week I focused on two of my Basic tips for dressing flat: Decoration and Detailing. When I was looking for advice on what would suit me post-mastectomy in 2015 all I found was the handy tip to wear dark baggy tops to ‘disguise’ my chest. But I’m proud of my chest, so I [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 16-18: Dressing Flat Tips2020-05-10T11:18:46+01:00

Outflat of the Day Weeks 13-15

Week 13 I am now working at home. But this isn’t like the ‘working at home’ I have done in the past. This is being at home due to a global pandemic and national emergency, and trying to work. Many things make this situation difficult, and unsettling. My job is about connecting with people, finding out what’s important to [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 13-152020-04-24T12:08:10+01:00

Outflat of the Day Weeks 9-12

Flat Friends UK Trustee, Sarah began a year long fundraising campaign in aid of Flat Friends UK on 1st January 2020. Sarah, who is also the founder of fashion blog website Flatter Fashion, will be sharing a daily selfie of what she is wearing to raise awareness of day to day life living, and dressing, without two breasts after [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 9-122020-03-26T17:15:38+01:00

Outflat of the Day Weeks 5-8

Flat Friends UK Trustee, Sarah began a year long fundraising campaign in aid of Flat Friends UK on 1st January 2020. Sarah, who is also the founder of fashion blog website Flatter Fashion, will be sharing a daily selfie of what she is wearing to raise awareness of day to day life living, and dressing, without two breasts after [...]

Outflat of the Day Weeks 5-82020-02-28T12:37:47+01:00

Outflat of the Day fundraising campaign 2020 Weeks1-4

Flat Friends UK Trustee, Sarah began a year long fundraising campaign in aid of Flat Friends UK on 1st January 2020. Sarah, who is also the founder of fashion blog website Flatter Fashion, will be sharing a daily selfie of what she is wearing to raise awareness of day to day life living, and dressing, without two breasts after [...]

Outflat of the Day fundraising campaign 2020 Weeks1-42020-02-08T07:26:07+01:00

Calling all bloggers…

We know that writing can be really therapeutic when living with and beyond breast cancer. We'd love to give a platform to any Flat Friends who blog by sharing your sites with other members. We're kicking off with the blogs of Eleanor and Donna. Eleanor Thomson blogs about faith, family and creativity at https://nelnanandnora.wordpress.com Donna Compton blogs about her breast [...]

Calling all bloggers…2019-06-03T15:27:53+01:00