ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Fashion designer and Annapolis native Christian Siriano is getting some help in his effort to make masks for healthcare professionals amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

SINGER Sewing Company donated new machines so that Siriano and his team can make even more masks.

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He called it a great day to see his masks being used by healthcare professionals.

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