How to make a face mask using a bandana

By Death Wish Coffee — / Death Wish Coffee Blog

Make a mask using a bandana in 6 steps

By Sophia Abbasi, Social Media Manager

As we’re continuing quarantine with the spread of COVID-19, health professional are recommending the use of face masks or covering to protect yourself and others. Our community is following orders, using their own Death Wish bandana as a face mask. Here’s how you can make your own. 

A woman wearing a homemade face mask made from a Death Wish Coffee bandana
Photo: @knoliman

Things you’ll need: 

  • Death Wish bandana (or another bandana of your choice)
  • Two hair ties  


  1. Fold the bandana around, with the inside facing you. 
  2. Fold it in half horizontally to meet in the middle. 
  3. Fold it once more towards the middle from the top and bottom. 
  4. Bring your hair tie around the bandana at each end, and slide those towards the middle. 
  5. Bring both ends to the middle, placing one end into the folder part of the other end.  
  6. Wrap the hair ties around your ears to cover your nose and mouth. 

Watch the instructional video: 

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