Celebrities have already explored the myriad types of PPE available: Kristen Stewart recently opted for a bandana for her grocery dash, while others – including Jennifer Aniston – have invested in a breathable styles with filters. Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, meanwhile, has made headlines for her repertoire of vibrant masks, which she has matched to her outfits.
And who could forget Lizzo’s poolside Instagram shot of her coordinating mask, bikini and gloves? Cindy Crawford posted a similarly cohesive look: a rainbow blouse and mask set from Californian brand, Le Superbe.
Before the pandemic hit, Billie Eilish frequently wore a face mask as a fashion statement. She took to the Grammy’s red carpet in head-to-toe Gucci – complete with a monogrammed mask – and aced her Pyramid Stage performance at Glastonbury 2019 in a Stella McCartney two-piece accessorised with an embroidered mask.
Plenty of brands are now opting-in on the matchy-matchy look. The Duchess of Cambridge-approved label, The Vampire’s Wife, has repurposed excess fabrics into a collection of printed face masks, while there are a wealth of handmade styles to choose from on Etsy.
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'This article originally appeared on VOGUE UK'