With the advice coming down now that everyone should be wearing a mask when interacting outside of their homes, it may feel overwhelming trying to figure out how to keep your loved ones covered. Especially if they are medical professionals or other essential personnel.
Never fear! Your local designers are here!
Designer Christian Siriano has been photographed switching over production to make thousands of masks, but he’s not alone.
Here’s a round up of just some of the local designers and garment industry professionals that have already put their collections on hold to make masks for those in need in Chicagoland.
Chicago Fashion Incubator
CCC Fashion Studies