How to make your own protective mask
Gov. Inslee has issued a statewide mandate to wear a face covering when in public. The governor says a willful violation of the order is a misdemeanor. That leaves two options: buy masks or make your own.
Popular Science has instructions about how to make a mask without a sewing machine. You’ll need to hand-sew a non-woven polypropylene reusable grocery bag. Note: Wash the bag first.
These instructions from Marketwatch might be better, if you don’t trust reusable shopping bags. They involve old bed sheets and a paperclip.
If you have a bandanna (or piece of similar sized cloth) and two rubber bands, this might be the YouTube video for you. There is no sewing involved. A hair tie and scarf works the same, according to this how-to guide. The author says tights or cut up socks are more comfortable than hair ties.