This is a simple guide to making a face covering. A cloth face covering should cover your mouth and nose while allowing you to breathe comfortably. More information on using face coverings during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is available.
If you would like more detailed information on how to make a face covering please visit the Big Community Sew website
To make a simple face covering
You will need:
- two or three 25cm x 25cm squares of cotton fabric
- two 20cm pieces of elastic (or string or cloth strips)
- needle and thread