If you want to cover your nose and mouth during the COVID-19 pandemic, here’s a tutorial on how to sew a face mask without needing to use a sewing machine…

Many health experts say that you don’t need to wear a mask to protect against the COVID-19 virus, but it’s not stopping people from wanting them.

While we’re urged to leave medical face masks for the people who need them the most – medical staff treating people with COVID-19 – many people want a little extra protection when they do have to venture out to the shops.

Interestingly, health experts say that if you are sick and have unavoidable close contact with family members, you could wear a mask to help protect your loved ones.

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With this in mind, here’s a tutorial for how to make a basic face mask by hand – no sewing machine required.

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