How to sew a face mask

Washington Post in the US produced this item on how to make face masks, featuring Grace Jun, assistant professor from Parsons School of Design and CEO of Open Style Lab.

This is a three-layered face mask.

Grace Jun, assistant professor of fashion at Parsons School of Design and chief executive of Open Style Lab, demonstrates how to sew a three-layered face mask.

The CDC recommends that people in the U.S. wear face coverings to slow the spread of covid-19. Jun wrote this pattern after consulting with the New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities and the NYU Langone Medical Center.

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