The world is battling a pandemic that will never be forgotten, but while we’re doing so, many people across the world are going out of their way to ensure they have something they can use as a mask, whether it makes sense or not.

People have been seen wearing anything from full scuba gear to do their shopping at Woolworths to brown paper bags to protect themselves from the virus.

Woman seen buying groceries in Gardens, Cape Town. Picture: Loraine van der Merwe
A man doing his shopping at Woolworths in full scuba gear.

While there may be a shortage of masks in some areas it seems there’s definitely not a shortage of creativity.

Take a look at some… Creative substitutes being used around the world:

Pictures: Facebook

 

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Aimee Pace

Aimee is an avid gamer, enthusiastic yogi and animal lover. Addicted to anime, coffee and plant-based meals. Current favourite pastimes include, sewing and learning Japanese.