It’s now been advised that we wear face masks when we are in public to try limit the spread of Covid-19. Especially when we are in places where social distancing is difficult or impossible. Face coverings or masks, are now mandatory on all public transport in Ireland.
So you might be thinking, where do I buy cloth face masks in Ireland?
Here are 5 places you can buy cloth face masks in Ireland…
Chantelle set has a love of sewing, so it was a natural fit for her to set up a small business making masks. Chantelle handmade facemasks in beautiful prints from her home in West Cork. The facemasks cost €7 + postage with €1 per facemask going to @icrrofficial. There are a variety of patterns to choose from. To order simply DM Chantelle on Instagram.
More fab masks from All Tied Up Bow! Making hair bows, accessories and headbands originally, @alltiedupbow have now also turned to mask making! You can purchase via their website, prices range from €4.50-7.00!
Colourful masks galore courtesy of Handmade By Hexe! They ship worldwide, with a turnaround of 5-7 days. Prices start at €15. You can purchase here!
A Missy Mammy, Eileen has always loved sewing! When the pandemic first hit, she made masks and sold them locally with 100% of the profits going to Women’s Aid. She is now selling her masks for €8 on her Etsy store, which you can find here!
Gabrielle is a fashion design graduate from NCAD, and her masks are beyond aesthetically pleasing! You can shop the masks here. They’re €16 each or 2 for €30 when you use the discount MASKS30!
For more info on the correct way to wear and use face coverings see here.