This reusable/washable face mask is handmade using vintage Guatemalan fabric; 100% woven cotton. It is designed to fit comfortably.
100% pleated cotton fabric with filter pocket (filter is INCLUDED). This cotton mask is not surgical / medical mask and is NOT EFFECTIVE in blocking any virus or bacteria when used alone. This mask pattern is being used as a cover for rationed N95’s to extend their useful life. The intention of this pattern is to provide some level of protection for healthcare professionals or people in our community that do not have proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Unlike the smaller patterns you may see nowadays, this pattern is meant to cover your nose, mouth, and chin.
Approximate Size: 10" wide x 6" tall
Outside fabric made from 100% woven Guatemalan fabric ("Corte" - Guatemalan skirt)
Inside fabric made from 100% cotton
EAR LOOP CHOICES: You can choose from:
a) Adjustable Ear Loop Ties made from 100% cotton twill tape
b) Elastic strap sewn on the ear loops made from Spandex / Polyester
Light and breathable
Filter pocket on back of mask
FILTER INCLUDED: Vacmaster Vacuum bag filter - washable and reusable (take out of inside pocket after each use to wash. After dryer, iron it to make it flat again and insert again in mask pocket)
Reusable and washable
All fabrics and filter have been laundered in hot water and soap prior to sewing to prevent shrinkage and to disinfect materials.
Made in USA
Hand-wash or put in machine delicate cycle with soap. Tumble dry on delicate. Iron normal.
PLEASE WASH UPON RECEIVING BEFORE FIRST USE.
Always wash between uses
Homemade masks should NOT be used in place of proper PPE.
To be effective, the mask must fit snug on your face and chin. The strings that come with this mask will ensure you adjust your mask to your face and chin size.
Filter Options: Other safe options for filters inside this mask are two layers of folded tissue or paper towels.
Please note, the FDA does not evaluate my face masks. They are not intended to prevent or cure any disease. Use at your own discretion.
Please note that due to the personal nature of this item, we do not accept returns, unless they arrive damaged or defective. However, if you have any problems with your order, please contact us.
Thank you for your purchase and for keeping our community safe!