Mask patterns

Tassie Face Mask Project has developed to meet Australian and World Health Organisation guidelines.

What you will need

  • Tight weave polyester/cotton tight weave fabric for the outer layer, ideally fabric with a pretty print, pre-washed
  • Tight weave polyester/cotton blend or 100% cotton may be used for the middle layer, pre-washed
  • Tight weave 100% cotton, for the inner layer, pre-washed.
  • Elastic (beading cord elastic will work, or 3 mm flat elastic for ear loop pattern and 3mm or 6mm elastic for the head elastic or ties)
  • Please register as a sewist if you would like to sew and donate masks to our project.
  • If you would like to commit to making 10 masks for our project, please fill out a contact form to request a pre-cut kit!

You can download the PDF of each of our current patterns below.

Please see our You Tube Channel for tutorials to get you started.

“Deaconess” 3 layer pleated mask

We have adapted this pattern from the “Deaconess” (Turban Project) pattern that is widely used in the USA.

“Deaconess” 3 Layer Mask Pleated Masks Pattern

“Deaconess” 3 Layer Pleated Mask Instructions

“No Pleat” Mask

We’ve devised this pattern for those who don’t enjoy sewing pleats or beginner sewers.

No Pleat 3 Layer Mask Pattern

No Pleat 3 Layer Mask Instructions

Our original pattern

Initially we made a 2 layer mask, please click here for instructions to convert our previous 2 LAYER mask to a 3 LAYER mask.