Fabric Face Mask Sewing Pattern
You can print out the template here. Or use the guide below to make one from a piece of cardboard. (Think discarded cereal box or shipping envelope!) The Fabric Face Mask is a free pattern and tutorial intended for personal or home use.
8" x 7.25" woven fabric rectangle - x2.
18" x 1.25" fabric strips* - x4 -OR- 9.5" of 1/8" elastic - x2
When making the ties, you may elect to sew together pieces of fabric to make up 72" in length to make your binding style ties, then cut them down to 18" each instead of preparing 4 individual ties.
Mark the short sides of both rectangles at 1.25", 2.25", 3.25", 4.25" and 6.25".
Connect the lines to form pleats. Press, baste.
You may elect sew 2-3 strips of fabric together, prepare your ties with the steps below, and cut down to 4 - 18" ties.
Neatly Fold up the ties onto the rectangle and lay the second rectangle on top, right sides together, pin.
Start sewing starting about 1” from the middle of the bottom, pivoting in the corners, with a ½” seam
Your face mask is complete!