Skip to content

Paper Towel Face Mask

Creation's quality: 5.0/5 (2 votes)
Evaluation of members on the printability, utility, level of detail, etc.

3D model description

*Update: Blue shop towels might be more effective than cotton/paper towels, based on this article *

This frame helps convert a standard paper towel to a DIY face mask. Paper towels may not be as effective at filtering particulate matter compared to other materials in DIY masks (100% cotton, vacuum bags, Tyvek), but may be more readily available in most households. Best use of this mask is to stop people from touching their face.

Link to study:

Use this mask at your own discretion.


A) For Folding (
1. Fold the paper towel in half length-wise
2. Fold into thirds length-wise
3. Fold the the upper and lower thirds in half out

B) For assembling (
1. Thread printed wrap-around piece through folded paper towel (make sure the narrow side goes in first)
2. Thread paper towel through printed loop piece. Fold paper towel over.
3. Pull wrap-around piece toward loop to lock it in place.
4. Install rubber band or hair tie

3D printing settings

100% infill

To assemble a full mask, print 2 buckles and 2 latches.

  • 3D file format: STL
  • Last update: 2020/04/12 at 23:45
  • Publication date: 2020/03/26 at 22:37



Designs 2
Downloads 563
Followers 4



Collection associated with this 3D model

Best sellers of the category Tool

Add a comment


gracias, lo he arreglado

Una de las piezas esta en el aire y no toca la base, habria que añadir soportes o corregir el diseño

Would you like to support Cults?

You like Cults and you want to help us continue the adventure independently? Please note that we are a small team of 3 people, therefore it is very simple to support us to maintain the activity and create future developments. Here are 4 solutions accessible to all:

  • ADVERTISING: Disable your AdBlock banner blocker and click on our banner ads.

  • AFFILIATION: Make your purchases online by clicking on our affiliate links here Amazon or Aliexpress.

  • DONATE: If you want, you can make a donation via PayPal here.

  • WORD OF MOUTH: Invite your friends to come, discover the platform and the magnificent 3D files shared by the community!