20 Lovely Apron Patterns to Make {how to}


Here are the best free sewing patterns to teach you how to make an apron.  I’ve included every type of free apron pattern including ruffled, vintage and retro, half aprons, and even children’s apron patterns.


Best Free Apron Patterns

Amy's Apron

1.  Amy’s Apron ~ Use the free pattern to make this sweetheart neckline apron.  All you need is 1 yard of fabric, 1/2 yard of muslin, your sewing machine and scissors.  Pictured instructions walk you through step-by-step.

Ladys Apron

2.  Ladys Apron ~ This apron not only provides protection for your clothing, but with this apron, you’ll look super cute with it on! The ruffles and polka dots add fabulous detail to the otherwise simple apron!  

French Inspired Tea Towel Apron

3.  French Inspired Tea Towel Apron ~ If you can sew a straight line then you can make this French Inspired Tea Towel Apron.  It’s made from two large flour sack towels, grommets and twill tape.

Ruffled Apron Tutorials

4.  Shabby Chic Ruffled Apron Pattern  ~ What woman wouldn’t feel ultra feminine in this shabby chic ruffled apron?!  The combination of fabric patterns is fabulous.

Free Sewing Patterns

Pumps and Pearls Apron

5.  Pumps and Pearls Apron ~ Keep your clothes clean of splatters and still look fashionable. It ties in the front and has velcro straps at the neck for quickly putting on and taking off.


 His and Her Aprons

6.  His and Her Aprons ~ A perfect gift idea for the couple that both loves to cook!  A ruffled half apron for the lady and a full length apron for the man.

Half Aprons

7.  My Girlfriends Breakfast Club Apron ~ Isn’t this half apron absolutely adorable?!  The panels of different fabric and bright colors make this a perfect Spring apron.  The added flower gives it a punch of pizzazz.

No-Sew Scarf Apron

8.  No-Sew Scarf Apron ~ This No-Sew Scarf Apron is the perfect project for anyone!  Any girl would love it.  All you need is two scarves, bonding web, ribbon, scissors and an iron.

Vintage Aprons

9.  Retro Fun: Vintage Apron ~ This fun flouncy apron will have you feeling a little bit like June Cleaver!  The sweetheart neckline and mini-sweet pockets have the perfect vintage feel.

Retro Aprons

10.  No-Sew Apron {tutorial} ~ Rock this stylish no-sew bandana apron!  If you are not inclined to sew then this is the project for you.  Heat-n-bond will become your new best friend.

11.  Reversible Scalloped Apron ~ This flirty and girly reversible scalloped apron is so much fun!  I love the fullness of the apron with the roomy pockets.  It’s reversible, so, if you are bored you can change it.

Aprons With Pockets

DIY Hostess Apron

12.  DIY Hostess Apron ~ This adorable Hostess Apron is a simple sewing project.  Fill the pockets with kitchen gadgets for the perfect gift!

13.  Tea Time Pretty Pockets Apron ~ Tea time is always a good time!  The combination of linen, the colorful tea pots and bow are amazing.  Download the free template to make your own.

Easy Patterns To Make Aprons

Anthropology Inspired Apron {Aprons}

14.  Anthropology Inspired Apron {Aprons} ~ Inspired by a super cute Anthropology apron, this tutorial will have you creating a similar version for much less! Made for a girly girl, but could be modified for an adult if you are dying to rock this kitchen chic look.

Kids Apron Pattern


15.  Kids Placemat Apron {tutorial} ~ Turn an old (or new) placemat into a perfect-sized children’s apron.  (Although I am partial to the vintage look.)  This step-by-step pictured tutorial makes it a piece of cake!

16.  Half Apron for Girls {tutorial} ~ Make this sweet apron for a little darling in your life.  Also makes a fun birthday gift, especially if you pair it with some kid-safe cooking utensils.

DIY My First Apron

17.  DIY My First Apron ~ Make your little darling their first apron from an up-cycled shirt.  You can make your own pattern from one of their dresses.  {wink}

Child's Fat Quarter Apron {pattern and tutorial}

18.  Child’s Fat Quarter Apron {pattern and tutorial} ~ Look at this fun, ruffly, little girl apron!  Fat quarter fabric was used to make it.  The pom pom trip and ribbon ruffle is fabulous.


19.  Princess Play Apron ~ Sweet little aprons that are easy to get on/off, completely washable, and perfect to play in! We made Snow White ones and are working on a tutorial for other princesses too!

20.  Kids Apron Tutorial {free pattern} ~ Kids get dirty whether they are helping us cook, learning to become future Divinci’s, or just having a good time getting their hands in whatever they can at the moment.  Now they can have a cool apron and keep their clothes clean too!

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