Prior to 2020, when I heard “face mask” I pictured lying in bed with a sheet mask on or using my beloved Babyfacial on a Sunday night. But now, it refers to something new to most of us.
The CDC has officially advised the use of cloth face coverings in public, especially in areas that risk being more populated. Even when self-isolation requirements begin to lessen on a state-by-state basis, it’s also likely that cloth face masks will continue to be worn to prevent another COVID-19 outbreak.
If you don’t have the materials to make yourself one at home, many can still be found online—and in colors and fabrics that have the potential to spark some joy. Here are the ones our team has ordered: