Free Face Mask pattern – step by step

So in the beginning of the pandemic, when face masks were scarcer than hens teeth, and my local GP asked if I could make them some masks, I came up with a 3 layer pattern using craft wire or florist’s wire to shape the bridge of the nose. It is fully washable and can be ironed. Overlock or zigzag the sides to eliminate bulk. I believe it is possible to source the aluminium nose bridge straps online, but you need to purchase in bulk. I am going to experiment with recycling aluminium drink cans…. 

This PDF pattern is free to download here: 


Be sure to print it at Actual size or 100% setting on you printer for the correct dimensions. 

Stay safe!