Peel grandmother seeks volunteers to join 'Knitted Knockers', making prosthetic breasts for cancer survivors

Samantha Ferguson
By Samantha Ferguson
Updated March 2 2022 - 5:07am, first published February 28 2022 - 4:30am
KNITTING FOR A CAUSE: Diana Bartel has been knitting prosthetic breasts since the beginning of the year, and hopes to recruit more volunteers in the Peel. Photo: Samantha Ferguson.

Diana Bartel was taught to knit by her mother as a child, an artform she said has been lost over time - but one she hopes can be revived for an important cause.

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Samantha Ferguson

Samantha Ferguson is a journalist at the Mandurah Mail. She has a special interest in Old Hollywood cinema and Dystopian Fiction and enjoys writing about an array of diverse topics - particularly human interest stories.