Namaskte: my mask for you, yours for me

Animated gif of steps in making my mask

About masks in general

Sewing the mask

Supply list

  • quilting cotton
  • lightweight cotton
  • coffee bag tie
  • elastic

Pattern

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Steps in the animated gif

Cutting out the pattern

  1. The filter pocket layer is shorter than the outside layer. Fold both in half — right side in — and put the smaller filter layer inside the larger layer.
pattern and fabric lined up and ready to cut
pattern against the fold, cut out

Sewing the main mask

nose pieces sewn
chin pieces sewn
filter layer edges folded over, ready to be sewn
main layer and filter layer pinned right sides together, ready to be sewn
turn mask right side out

Adding the elastic

Resources

New York Times masks series

YouTube mask patterns

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