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Who's scared? Who's worried? Who's concerned? Who's frustrated? Who's bored?

Chances are everyone reading this raised a hand for one or more of the above questions. "Sophisticated Weddings" Editor-in-Chief Samantha Sendor was feeling no different than the rest of you. Disheartened by the [repeated] news that doctors here in New York (and elsewhere) are running out of surgical masks, Sam had an idea. To make her own.

Working from her teenage daughter's sewing machine and a pattern she found on the internet, Samantha spent the weekend making some (rather stylish) masks to donate to doctors in need. For the masks' filters, Sam repurposed vacuum cleaner bags .

*For more information, click here to check out this article published by "The New York Post".


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