DIY KIT - Fabric Face Mask with Filter Pocket and Nose Wire
Regular price$ 12.00
To protect yourself and others. Time to sew your own fabric face mask!!
This is not a replacement for surgical masks, but fabric masks are now an approved alternative due to the current shortage. These masks have a filter pocket. Filters will not provided/included with this DIY Kit at this time. They must be changed after each use.
Adult Large - 10" width & 6.75” height
Adult Regular - 9" width & 6” height
Child (Age 7-12 years) - 8.5" width & 5.5" height
Child (Age 3-6 years) - 7.5" width & 5" height
For the width, measure from your cheek, over your nose bridge and to your other cheek in inches to determine the best fit. The height is from the nose bridge to chin.This fit of these masks is snug with a nose wire. The nose wire is sewn in with an extra secure casing to prevent tearing through the cotton layers.
After extensive research and feedback from healthcare/essential personnel, this batch of masks will have narrow elastic wraparound cording for long-term wear comfort. The ear loop elastic straps are only recommended for short-term wear.
This DIY Kit includes the following: - 100% Cotton Outer & Inner Layer pieces (Plain Black or 100% Polyester Bats) - Narrow Elastic Cording (30" each, which can be cut/adjusted and knotted for the best fit) - Nose wire & 100% Cotton nose wire casing
The Agashi Reap What You Sew DIY Tutorial for this face mask is available here.
By default, you will receive the Bat DIY Face Masks with the white outer lining. If you want the black outer lining, please specify your preference in the Notes during checkout.
Sales of these fabric face masks will be donated to local charities and organizations. We appreciate any donations throughPaypal. These funds, plus sales of our Face Mask DIY Kits, will help us acquire additional supplies and continue donating free masks for healthcare/essential workers during this crisis.
If you are a healthcare/essential personnel, please email us at email@example.com for your free mask. We are all grateful for your service.
The outer and inner layers are pre-shrunk 100% cotton while the outer layer of upcycled Bat pattern tulle is flocked 100% polyester.
Care instructions: hand wash after each use with warm water and mild soap/detergent. Hang or lay flat to dry only. Do not iron or bleach. Do not use hot water or high heat drying as this will damage the bat/spiderweb tulle over time.
These DIY Kits are Cut to Order. Please allow 5-7 business days for this item to ship. I am taking precautions and limiting my post office trips to only 1-2 days a week. You will receive an email with the tracking number after your order has shipped.
Due to quarantine orders, I am working on orders safely from home. Claire & Denise, my amazing Studio Assistants, are safe and sewing face masks from their homes. We will continue offering fabric face masks with restocks until supplies last.
We hope our face masks provide a creepy & cute sense of comfort during these stressful times.