If you’re trying to figure out where to buy face masks right now, look no further—we’ve found over 100 options below. Even as some states begin to reopen, most still require you to wear a face mask in public areas. The CDC recommends it. Streetwear brands have embraced the moment. As have political junkies. Even the White House is now requiring its staff to mask up.
And we’re no longer in the portion of the pandemic where, unable to find something sufficient, your only option is to tie on a bandana. That is to say: there are now enough companies making face masks that you’ll almost certainly be able to grab one that is designed for precisely that purpose—and that you might not even mind wearing. (Looks, of course, are a secondary concern. If a bandana’s what you’ve got, a bandana’s what you’ve got. If you’re really jonesing to exercise your creativity in quarantine, ask one of these 24 certified quar geniuses.)
We’ll remind you that N95 respirators and surgical face masks, both of which are in critically short supply, should be reserved for health-care workers. So if you’re going to wear a mask—and you should; just listen to these experts. Wondering where to buy face masks? Here is a running list of designers and manufacturers who are creating non-medical-grade masks. We’ll update as more information becomes available.
Rag & Bone
Rag & Bone’s “Stealth” masks are made in New York. $5 from your purchase will go to City Harvest, who are getting meals to those in need in the city.
You might know Buck Mason as a direct-to-consumer brand well-liked for its T-shirts. Now they’re turning that tasty cotton into masks.
Brooks Brothers’ masks are as simple and classic as the company’s button downs. They also have little metal bars sewn in that you can bend to get a closer mask fit.
Where to buy face masks? The same place you bought your tracksuit.
Something for everyone: stripes in soft jersey, pink in slightly stiffer cotton, and a mellow indigo tie-dye for the hippies among us.
Caraa mask pack (5-pack)
Bag company Caraa is taking its excess fabric cuttings and turning them into masks.
Diop, an upstart, African diaspora–influenced streetwear brand based in Detroit, is making masks inspired by mud cloth from Mali.
Birdwell Beach Britches
The longtime producer of swim trunks is turning its bathing-suit material into face coverings. For each purchase, the company is donating one.
The mask for anyone that is still bummed about Coachella getting postponed, courtesy of Steve Aoki.
Because even in isolation, we all have flamingo days.
Hedley & Bennett
The preferred apron of YouTube chefs everywhere, now on your face.
Sock It to Me
For every mask it seels, Sock It to Me is donating one mask to Meals and Wheels volunteers in Portland, Oregon.
Coop Home Goods
Coop Home Goods, who also make terrific pillows, is now selling three different kinds of masks. If these chambray ones aren’t what you’re looking for you could grab something with a print or a set of 30 disposable surgical masks.
Each of Robot Bunnies’ masks comes in three sizes, so you can buy a matching set for your entire family, if that’s your thing.
Let’s Be Frank
Let’s Be Frank’s masks are made and tie dyed in Atlanta.
The massive New York retailer of electronic essentials has acquired some PPE.
These masks are meant to dry quickly, so you don’t have to wait that long after washing them before stepping out of the house again. They’re expected to ship after June 15th.
This three pack is back-ordered until June 20th, but comes in some nice colors.
Freemans Sporting Club
If this pattern isn’t your style, Freemans Sporting Club has a few others to choose from as well.
Old Navy’s masks are like a box of chocolates—you really never know what fabric pattern you’re going to get. Regardless, the masks are back-ordered, so you’ll have to wait until after June 16th to find out.
You might have to wait until June 24th or later to get one of these Kenneth Cole masks. Might be worth it for the “Wear in this together” pun.
Sanctuary says it might take two weeks to ship out any one of its three masks.
Profits from the sale of this mask, designed by the Terminator himself, go to Schwarzenegger’s After School All-Stars charity, which now delivers groceries to the families of children that used to be able to attend its after school programs.
You can buy Vida masks in singles, but if you buy them in pairs or sets of four, you can save a bit of money. They come in a bunch of different colors.
A two-pack of masks from this denim company are made with extra fabric from some of its current and retired stock. Expect some tasteful florals.
The California-based company usually makes active-wear that’s supposed to correct your posture. The company doesn’t promise its masks has any of these benefits, but they are donating one to a frontline professional for every purchase.
Buy a five pack of these masks and the company will donate five to the city of Los Angeles.
Kes is including a face mask with any order of $200, but you can also just buy one directly. If you do, the designer will donate one.
Naomi Nomi’s masks come in a bunch of different colors. Each includes a little pocket for a homemade filter, to help you get a little bit more protection.
This Etsy retailer is selling a face mask printed to look like snake skin, for those day you’re feeling yourself.
You can buy this mask in two different sizes from this Etsy retailer, regular or plus.
You can purchase these simple masks in packs of 2, 4, or 8.
Favors and Crafts
Just a three-pack of simple black double layered masks.
You and your big mouth should probably opt for the large size, especially if you have CDC unapproved facial hair you need to hide.
Sunday Ritual Design
This Etsy seller has several neutral, camo, and gingham masks available.
Mask Me LA
A three-pack that ships free, what more could you want?
Six neutral grey masks with “Vu Family” stitched at the top. If you see anyone squinting to try to read the cursive, you’ll know they’re too close.
You can get five masks in any one color, or let this Etsy retailer pick for you. Might be kind of a thrill.
Be Well Group
As it runs out of and replaces its fabric, Be Well Group is constantly offering masks in new patterns on its Etsy store.
Good for city situations, also for any light desert adventuring you might happen to do.
Rendall also makes an earloop style, if that’s more to your liking.
How often do you get to make a purchase from a cape maker?
Rent the Runway
The rarest possible Rent the Runway product: one you can keep…forever.
Christy Dawn’s masks are sold in themed 5-packs, organized by patterns. The company also makes them in a smaller size for kids.
These ship in 1-2 days from Germany. Speedy!
Handmade, with stretchy knit tie-loops.
These masks are made with vibrantly printed cotton fabric, with over 13 different color options.
Hyperlite Mountain Gear
The mountaineering gearlords go a-masking.
Title of Work
Introducing the luxury mask!
Ijji’s low-key, genderless gear is cool in the unshowiest way, as are its new masks.
Signs.com usually makes…custom signs. We don’t think they’ll change the name to Masks.com, but they’re making masks now too.
Undershirt brand Thompson Tee makes a soft, breathable cotton mask.
Merna Maita makes a good-looking cotton muslin mask, and they’ll give you the pattern to make your own, if you’d like.
Tech company Wyze is working with its manufacturing partners to source and sell disposable KN95 masks.
Each mask in Ética’s four-pack comes complete with that nice little embroidered “é.”
Etee started producing plastic-free alternatives to household food-storage product before shifting into mask construction.
The “Cloud Covering” mask comes with a nice little reminder on the front: We’re all going somewhere.
Ten percent of Vistaprint’s mask sales will go to support local small businesses.
We’ve been all over the animal-print-shirt wave. Why not add a mask?
Neon plaid? Sure!
Ministry of Supply
Ministry of Supply’s reusable mask ships with 10 single-use filter inserts.
I mean, same.
Tie-dye: still kicking!
As a music merch-making empire, Bravado usually makes band tees. Now, naturally, they’re making masks for the likes of the Rolling Stones.
Leave it to an enterprising college student to find a way to produce an antimicrobial-finished mask you can buy for less than two bucks.
The techy folks behind DSPTCH went with a single adjustable strap for comfort.
Exactly the kind of sturdy, homey mask you’d expect from Madewell. (Sold out for now, so check back for a restock.)
If you order any sheet set from 10 Grove, the name behind some of our favorite sheets, the company will send you a washable face mask made by its Texas-based artisans. The company is also donating masks to hospitals and shelters in Houston.
Face Mask Aid
Face Mask Aid is a collective of fashion-industry volunteers making face masks in Brooklyn for essential workers. Each order includes 5 face masks and two laundry bags—you do know you’re supposed to be washing these, right? Each purchase funds a one-for-one donation.
The preppy upstarts’ first run of masks—like this black watch number—have sold out, but keep it locked here for a restock.
Jaanuu typically makes scrubs out of its antimicrobial-finished fabric, so it made plenty of sense for them to shift over to masks.
Every Mask Counts
This’ll come in handy if we’re still locked down come July 4.
When you buy a mask from the L.A.-based brand, you can decide where the brand will donate another, from a city hospital to the Postal Service.
Honestly, we might keep wearing this one long after coronavirus has subsided.
For your favorite Zoomer.
In case you’re still wearing a suit these days, Tylmen’s mask folds up into a pocket square.
The Well promises its face masks will ship at the end of the month. Proceeds from the sales go to Baby2Baby, an organization working to get things like diapers and formula to children impacted by COVID-19 in cities across the country.
You’re probably not going to a picnic anytime soon—so maybe grab a gingham mask?
Debrief Me has been making masks for years—not a bad time to look for a veteran, right?
Radian’s cloth mask seems a good option for the sweatpants lover in your life.
Abacaxi launched its first full collection this spring—and almost immediately shifted to turning its fabric scraps into masks.
The advanced-textile folks behind Nufabrx have brought their know-how to mask making.
USA Sewn Masks
Self-described “engineer by day and mom/sewing hobbyist by night” Ruth Grace Wong is putting that hobby to good use while we’re all at home.
You might not need plus-size tights, which Ms Shape usually makes. You definitely need a mask, which Ms Shape now makes too.
Shoe company Inkerman has pivoted its resources to mask-making—you can buy for yourself, or buy a donation of masks for essential workers.
Luckily for you, a Lotuff designer is digging into their bandanna collection to turn out masks.
MaskClub lets you grab a NASA mask like this one—or subscribe for a monthly re-up at a 30% discount.
Call it the Covid Pivot: One day StringKing made lacrosse gear, the next, masks.
Like the bandanna you’ve been using as a mask, only…actually a mask.
Kenn’s day job is furniture designer, which might explain the unusually sharp shape and construction here.
Love Your Melon
The folks at Love Your Melon are able to produce this style in larger numbers and at higher speeds than their typical face masks.
Hard to find a better deal than a dollar for a disposable mask.
Modern American x Fidelity Denim
In tandem with Fidelity Denim, Modern American is producing six-packs of masks—and donating another six to health-care workers for every pack sold.
Textile company Matteo—think crispy duvet covers—is applying its know-how to masks.
Jack + Mulligan
We dig the black trim on these Jack + Mulligan masks, a portion of the sales of which goes to the CDC Foundation’s Emergency Response Fund.
We love Standard Issue’s heavy-duty cotton goods, and now they’re getting into the mask game.
For each mask you buy, New Republic’s sending one to a community partner: the West L.A. VA and neighborhood senior centers.
Ball and Buck
For the masked sportsman. Ball and Buck’s camo mask will keep you safe(r) on a trip to the grocery store, and also well camouflaged in the deer blind.
Can a face mask be…sexy? Check out Maison Modulare’s French lace version and tell us we’re wrong.
Natalie Chanin is a longtime practitioner of “slow design,” making hand-sewn and machine-made womenswear garments in her factory in Florence, Alabama. All her pieces are made from 100 percent organic cotton sourced from the Texas Organic Cotton Marketing Cooperative in Lubbock, Texas. Her non-medical-grade masks are made from tight-weave cotton that is less permeable than standard cottons, and are washable and reusable.
Because if you’ve gotta wear a mask, you might as well get one in a colorway no one else has. If you order at least two of them, the company will send you another one for free.
A brand that usually makes gear for world travel pivots to masks you can wear for short-haul grocery-store trips.
A baby-blanket maker pivots to pandemic protection.
More Love, Love More “Love Bird” mask
Because covering your face doesn’t have to mean giving up on self-expression.
American Blanket Company
Denser than a standard cotton or paper mask, these are made from polyester fleece. It’s like wearing a blanket on your face, but more breathable. (The world’s coziest mask?) American Blanket Company will donate a mask with every purchase.
Citizens of Humanity
The denimheads at Citizens of Humanity have turned their jeans expertise to mask-making. $25 gets you a pack of five in assorted washes—just right if you want to match to your favorite jeans.
New York upstart Collina Strada was one of the breakouts at New York Fashion Week back in February, some 37 years ago. Now, designer Hillary Taymour is sending along a free mask with every purchase. If you’ve been jonesing for a T-shirt with nipple piercings, now’s the time.
Los Angeles Apparel
Los Angeles Apparel, the company founded by American Apparel founder Dov Charney, is selling three-packs of masks in several different colors. It says mask purchases will fund its ability to donate masks, and to cover costs at its factories.
Everybody.world is also selling Los Angeles Apparel’s black face masks. In this case, though, proceeds go directly to the Everybody.world’s employee-relief Rainy Day Fund, which it says it set up to offer more paid time off for factory workers during the pandemic.
New York–based furniture company Classic Sofa has a ton of face masks available in three different sizes and several different colors.
Canada-based company Take Care Supply was founded specifically to make masks in response to the coronavirus epidemic. The company says its masks will ship in two to seven business days.
Peri is using deadstock fabric to make its face masks, which it still has available in three different colors. Good luck finding a croc-print mask anywhere else!
A 10-pack of Swimspot’s basic black masks will ship in five to seven days.
Reformation’s five-pack of face masks is out of stock, but the company says they might ship in a week or two. You can join the waitlist now.
Goodfight promises its mask will ship by April 15. It also says that for each purchase, they’ll donate one to an L.A. institution in need of personal protection equipment.
EllieFunDay’s face masks won’t ship for another two to three weeks. But if you buy one, the company will donate another to a local hospital.
CustomInk’s masks are set to ship April 15.
Christine Shirley’s owner, Paige Sullivan, is making masks out of the fabric she has lying around in her Pennsylvania studio. If you have colors you prefer, you can say as much in the order notes, but there aren’t any guarantees. You should be able to get your mask in 10–14 days.
The Oula Company
Oula says its masks will ship in one to two weeks. They feature a random fabric—likely one that’s super colorful.
Minna’s unusually stylish masks are going quick but will restock weekly.
Whimsy + Row
Whimsy + Row’s face masks are currently out of stock, but you can join the waitlist to be notified when they come back in stock. For each one you buy, the company will donate one to an institution in L.A., such as Union Rescue Mission.
A stretchy, cozy-looking option.