It started out of necessity but now face masks are becoming trendy and stylish.
Of course, some people still wear thrown masks
in hospitals, but more people reach out to online retailers and
The designer is looking for something a little more interesting.
“I think this is really a fashion trend,” Ashley said
Tipton knows a lot about fashion. He won Project Runway season 14 and now has a design studio at Hillcrest.
This studio now makes hundreds of face masks.
“Every week we have items that are sold out and then we
manufacturing as fast as we can to be able to ship orders as fast
maybe, “said Tipton, who wore a colorful mask that he made in honor
Hispanic culture. “I want to make something fun that will give you
proud when you wear it, so that’s where Frida Kahlo’s face mask also comes
come into play. ”
Kahlo’s mask has been sold out several times on the website, where there are several designs, including French Bulldogs, camouflage, polka dots, and bright floral designs.
Tipton says he believes many people do what he does every morning, matching one of his face masks to his clothes.
“We need more than one or two because you need to exchange them, you need to wash them, stay clean, so this is something that will be an important use in our daily lives,” he said.
Some people don’t need designers. Ayumi Henderson’s mother made a neon orange mask from an old T-shirt. The circle around his ear consists of pantyhose pieces.
Elyse Charlesworth went grocery shopping with a beautiful pink flower mask, made by her mother-in-law from a cloth her grandmother had.
“This is amazing,” he told NBC 7.
Many people say masks will be there for some
more months until coronaviruses are no longer a threat, so they might too
have fun with it.
“I think more people make masks as a fashion statement,” said Neda Rayatparvar, who is wearing a mask with a smiling face. “It’s about what we can do now to make the best of this situation.”