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Debby Grant solves her retirement conundrum

Knitted Knockers an option for women with invasive breast cancer


Last updated 11/4/2021 at 5:23pm

Debby Grant

Debby Grant knitting a knocker, with two stuffed examples.

In the end, it was her knitting that did the job.

With retirement looming and free time available, Edmonds resident Debby Grant mused about how best to use that extra time.

She knew that she wanted to give back something to her community. She also knew that she wanted to meet people.

That's when she ran into Knitted Knockers. Before we go any further, exactly what are "knitted knockers"?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and about one in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime, according to BreastCancer.org. A single or double mastectomy is a common treatmen...

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Reader Comments(1)

Deborah Arthur writes:

I think this is wonderful. They sound perfect in every way. Great idea. I don't need one but have a friend who had one removed but did not get a replacement. I did not ask her why. She lives in CA and is a Iron Man winner National... I will come and buy one for her after things settle here a bit... Fine job and what a nice way to make friends. Thanks you nice person you!!!


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