Mondmasker with Love

I protect you,
you protect me.

To help fight #COVID19BE we've already created thousands of back-up face masks for our care providers. Handmade, with love.

Make and wear a reusable face mask yourself, when and where the government recommends it. Keep a distance of at least 1.5 m, don't touch your face and wash your hands with soap and water.

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Mondmasker with Love

Make your own face mask

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    wash your hands for 60 seconds with soap and water

  • naaimachine steriel

    clean your sewing machine thoroughly

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    wash your hands again before sewing your face mask

  • man met mondmasker

    wear a face mask while making your own face mask

Wear your face mask

Are you or is someone you live with sick? Are you in the supermarket or in a poorly-ventilated place? Are you a high-risk patient? There are benefits to wearing a face mask, but only if you wear it properly.

download tips on how to wear it

watch individual instruction videos

Make your reusable face mask with clear window

For people who rely on visual communication

Do you rely on lipreading? Do you need to see people's mouth, or their mimicry? Do you need to be able to read emotions from faces? Then this pattern for a face mask with a clear window is exactly what you were looking for.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why should I use this pattern?
  • This pattern is based on industry best practices and was shared by, among others, the Federal Public Service of Public Health.
  • Which filter should I use?
  • A vacuum cleaner bag filter is easiest to find and use.

You can find the answers to all your questions in the comprehensive manual.

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Mondmasker with Love

Make a cap or apron

Have some time to spare? Want to get more involved? Help make other protective gear.

download the cap pattern

download the apron pattern