ADJUSTABLE & REVERSIBLE FACE MASK
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
- 30cm of 2 types of cotton fabric
- Iron and Ironing Board
- Cord Puller
- Filter or tissue
- Safety pin
Step 1 - Download template and cut out 2 pieces of fabric for each layer.
Step 2 - Match right sides of each piece together and sew along curved edge with a 1cm seam allowance.
Step 3 - Snip into seam allowance of the curved seams and press to one side.
Step 4 - Top stitch the seam allowance down along the centre seam of each layer.
Step 5 - On the inner (smaller) mask, press the straight edges down 6mm. Stitch down close to the edge roughly 3mm.
Step 6 - Pin pieces with right sides facing in and sew along the top and bottom edges with a 6mm seam.
Step 7 - Turn mask right side out and press. Top stitch along the top and bottom edges roughly 3mm.
Step 8 - Press the outer layers straight edges back 1cm. Pin and stitch in place to create drawstring casing.
Step 9 - To make cord, cut a piece 4cm x 50cm. Press edges in 5mm and top stitch to secure in place.
Step 10 - Use a safety pin to thread the cord through the top ends of the casing on each side of the mask.
Step 11 - Thread the ends through the clasp and tie each end of the cord in a knot.
Step 12 - Place a filter or tissue in between the layers of your mask.
Step 13 - To wear, adjust the length of your mask using the cord toggle.