Here is our guide to various styles and step-by-step guidance on how to manufacture them.
Whether you’re talented with a sewing machine, like cutting old t-shirts or just having a quick fix, the principles are same: the more layers of cloth the better, and the mask needs to fit snugly around the face so you should be able to breathe easily.
One study showed that tightly woven cottons or twill, natural silk or quilted cotton material are the best materials to use. But with what you have around your home, you can also make do.
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One study found that tightly woven cottons or twill, natural silk or quilted cotton fabrics are the best materials to use. But with what you have in your home you can also make do.
Our third example requires a couple of stitches, but they can be as basic or as complicated as you want-as long as they all have a few washes in place and function.
Face covers should not be used for children under two years of age or people who may not be able to suit them correctly