Masks for pandemic

floral print face mask
sewing machine

I have been using my 1960s vintage sewing machine to make Olsen style face masks.

I had a lot of white muslin from other projects for liners. After cutting into a couple reusable totes for an inner layer, remembered I had a huge sheet of non-woven polypropylene that came wrapped around a memory foam mattress pad.

I have bought a few pieces of quiltng cotton for the outer layer, but used a lot of remnants too.

I started out using t-shirt yarn for ties, then invested in a set of bias tape makers so am now making matching ties.

completed masks on hanger

About Kathy

Perl, MySQL, CGI scripting, web design, graphics following careers as an analytical chemist and educator, then in IT as a database administrator (DBA), programmer, and server administrator. Diagnosed with Mitochondrial Myopathy in 1997.
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