Frequently Asked Questions
How do I change out my ribbons or elastics?
Ribbons and elastics can be changed out by pulling them through the casing. Our favorite tools for threading ribbons and elastics through are safety pins or a yarn needles.
How do I wash my mask?
We suggest hand washing the masks and laying them flat to dry. We like to wash our masks in garment bags to avoid them catching on anything in the wash.
What's a fofa?
Fofa is Portuguese for cute.
Why are all your masks named after grande dames?
Fofas is dedicated to the strong women who taught us to appreciate the old but welcome the new. To the women who taught us to make jam, garden, and sew; to love gingham and wicker; to see the glass half full; and most importantly, to empower all women.
Why flannel lining?
Flannel is rated high for filtering particles (according to the New York Times).