As face masks become staples in our day-to-day looks, fashionistas everywhere are doing their best to turn the CDC-approved piece of fabric into a style statement. The latest trend making its way to Instagram pages everywhere, including Dani Sauter’s page of Blonde in the District? Face mask accessories, specifically chains and strings that mirror that of the traditional sunglasses holder.
Here, we share a few of our favorite styles, all of which will keep you from losing your protective gear, and keep your mask from falling on dirty surfaces, lowering the risk of contagion.
This chain strap looks just like a classic silver necklace, making it easy to pair with any outfit or a face mask full of color too. // Nikki Mini Face Mask Chain Strap, $30; Pretty Connected
These 20-inch lanyards for a face mask are bright, fun and comfortable too. The New Jersey-based designer can customize a lanyard (for you or your kids!) with your name or any other verbiage you want to don on a daily basis. // Personalized Face Mask Lanyard, starting at $8.25; Bykaily
Made from a brown, suede cord and two copper beads, this face mask holder is subtle yet chic. // Women’s Face Mask Holder, $11; SBEC
For those who typically stick to a neutral-toned wardrobe, you may wan to consider adding this beaded face mask chain to your look. // Face Mask Chain, starting at $7; FireFly Feeling Bright
Made of acrylic material, this bright mask holder mirrors a statement necklace, coming in colors like ruby, latte, black, tortoise and blush. Plus, the lobster-claw-like clips ensure your mask will stay secure all day long. // Face Mask Strap, $16.99; HappiBox Shop
Get the kids in on the trend with these custom, colorful lanyards that make wearing a mask so much more fun. Plus, they’ll never lose their masks again! // Personalized Mask Holder, starting at $11; MashCRAFTS31
While technically made for sunglasses, this pretty, beaded chain can also work for your face mask too. Simply tie the strings of your mask through the loopholes and you’re ready to make a statement with your look. // Mallorca Sunnies Chain, $58; Free People
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