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Two Survivors Craft Stylish Accessories I Adore!

Two Survivors Craft Stylish Accessories I Adore!

As published at Honey Good By Susan “Honey” Good One day, not so long ago. I received a heartwarming message from a woman I did not know on my Facebook page. She explained her mission and left her phone number and name. Her company creates products for women who have...

Old friends bond in sickness to create unique style

As published on Healthline Creators Lesley Foreman and Jami Weiman have been close friends since they met at the age of 11 at junior high school in Wilmette, IL. Their own battles with ovarian cancer and Crohn’s disease were the impetus for creating the company Bwell 11™ with a...
Daily North Shore: Highland Park Friends Coverup for Cancer

Daily North Shore: Highland Park Friends Coverup for Cancer

Childhood friends Lesley Foreman of Highland Park and Jami Weiman of Northbrook were tired of wearing their illnesses on their sleeves, so they created stylish swimwear accessories to cover everything from ports, pouches, and other medical devices. The Bandtastik and Bandiva cover-ups are designed “so you can move around...
Chicago Tribune: Wilmette Natives Band Together for Business

Chicago Tribune: Wilmette Natives Band Together for Business

Lesley Foreman and Jami Weiman prefer to call the scars on their bodies “warrior marks.” Foreman said she’s undergone chemotherapy and several surgeries since her 2013 ovarian cancer diagnosis and Weiman said her Crohn’s disease, which she was diagnosed with at the age of 15, resulted in dozens of...

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