Question: How do you sew a simple face mask?

How do you sew a face mask step by step?

Step-by-step instructions to make a DIY face mask:

  1. Step 1: Cut. …
  2. Step 2: Fold your fabric lengthwise and mark off a small opening. …
  3. Step 3: Sew and attach elastic No. …
  4. Step 4: Sew and attach elastic No. …
  5. Step 5: Flip your mask inside out. …
  6. Step 6: Add pleats. …
  7. Step 7: Test it out. …
  8. Step 8: Repeat for friends.

How do you measure a homemade face mask?

To find the right fit, we recommend using a flexible tape measure (or a piece of string). Measure from the bridge of your nose to under your chin (about 1-inch from under the tip of your chin).

How do you make a nose wire for a face mask?

How to add nose wire to purchased masks

  1. Step 1: Cut and sew bias tape (or a strip of folded fabric) onto the top inside of the face mask. I sewed 4″ of bias tape on the top inside of the mask. …
  2. Step 2: Cut a piece of nose wire and insert into the casing. …
  3. Step 3: Put on the face mask and bend the wire to fit your nose.

How do you attach a nose wire to an already made mask?

You can also add wire to an existing mask – whether that’s a homemade mask you’ve made or a pre-made mask you’ve purchased. To do this, you’ll sew on a small piece of additional fabric to create a channel for the nose wire. You can use a small piece of pre-made bias tape or a fold a small rectangle of quilting cotton.

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