Grace's Mosaic Moments


Saturday, June 13, 2020

Masks for Sale


BE RESPONSIBLE.
WEAR A MASK.

To keep our economy from tanking, too many states opened too soon. Covid cases are spiking, and experts agree a vital part of the problem is failure to wear masks. And yet most areas refrain from making them mandatory, as even before George Floyd's horrific death, police would be called upon to enforce the order, leading to confrontations no one wants piled on top of all our other problems. So take it upon yourself to be part of the solution, not part of the problem. 

Face facts, wear a mask.

Maybe you think you're too macho to wear a mask, you're in the wrong age group to catch Covid, you haven't got any symptoms, etc., etc. Well, I've got news for you. EVERY person who isn't wearing a mask is putting their fellow citizens at risk. FYI, half the latest cases here in Orlando are in the 20-40 age range. If you're out in public, wear a mask! (Exception: inside your car.)

So suck it up, don't be a killer.
WEAR A MASK!

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 Updated List of Grace Masks

Three styles of masks are currently available: 1) rectangular with pleats; 2) Fu with curved center seam; 3) over-the-head style with ¼" elastic drawstring. Each style can be made in the fabric of your choice. (Or, if you prefer, you may choose a different fabric for each side.)  All masks have an adjustable nose wire and soft, stretchy ear loops. All masks are Machine Wash & Dry.

Grace note:  a number of the photos below are from March & April when it was impossible to get mask elastic or nose strips. They are used only as examples of fabric available.

Masks are $5 each, plus mailer & postage [$1.50 - 3.50 according to weight. U. S. A. only, please (Exceptions can be discussed at the email address below.)]


To order - or ask questions - contact Grace at:  blairgak@gmail.com. Please indicate style, fabric, and size (Medium or Large). Child size upon request.


Payment:
Local pick-up:  check, cash, or Zelle (to email above). 
By mail:  check, Zelle, or Paypal (which includes payment by Credit Card). 

Style 1 - rectangular w/pleats
Also, an example of the ear loops now used on each mask.

Style 2 - Fu w/center curved seam (no pleats)
Now made with white mask elastic and nose pincher.
Style 3 - Fu w/over-the-head elastic drawstring
This style - which goes over the head with the ends tied behind the neck - easily pulls down to hang around the neck when necessary, but is recommended more for men than women, as when I tried it, it messed up my hair!


Pleat mask bent to demonstrate bendable nose wire

 

Sample of How All New Masks Look
 
Masks w/nose wires & soft, stretchy ear loops
(Red & blue ribbon ties indicate size)
  

Fabrics Currently Available


Black













Astronomy (pattern varies)














Turquoise Bandana











Blue Mix (short supply)
Photo above shows nose wire pocket at Top Center. 


Tan w/Stars













Tan w/small stars











Red Polka Dot













Dinosaurs (short supply)












Stars (short supply)











Yellow Flowers












Yellow Squares












Coral and White












Coral and Black













Ladies Day

Reminder:  All masks are now made with 1/8" soft, stretchy ear loops and nose wires c. 3½" wide at Top Center.

Orders or Information:  Email blairgak@gmail.com 

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You're invited to check out Blair's three first-person mysteries. All available through most online ebook vendors (20% free read available at Smashwords.) 

 
A recuperating FBI agents i drawn into a series of bizarre murders


A Gulf Coast costume designer turns detective


Exotic weddings, a female "fixer," & the Russian mob


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For Blair's website, click here.
 
For a link to Shadows Over Greystoke Grange on Amazon, click here.

For a link to Shadows Over Greystoke Grange on Smashwords (20% free read), click here.
 
For a link to Blair's updated Facebook Author Page, click here.


 
Thanks for stopping by,
Grace (aka Blair Bancroft)







































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