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10 Free Apron Patterns

Posted by  ·  November 2, 2010  ·  Last Updated: April 30, 2016

From now through December I want to set aside Tuesdays to share some wonderful ideas to make our holidays brighter. From homemade gifts to yummy recipes the web is overflowing with great ideas. Each Tuesday I will showcase 10 links I love (I hope you don’t mind if I throw in a few of my own when appropriate).

Welcome to Tuesday 10! This week I am sharing ten apron patterns! (In no particular order.)

10  Apron Tutorials

1. T-Shirt Apron Tutorial

2. The Ruffled Apron

3. Cottage Chic Cooking Apron

4. The Full Length Lined Apron Pattern

5. Reversible Scalloped Half Apron

6. Reversible Half Apron

7. Tea Towel Half Apron

8. Tea Towel Apron

9. Two Tea Towel Apron

10. Garden Apron Tutorial

An apron packaged with something yummy from your kitchen or a set of recipe cards makes a great gift. Print your own recipe card with my

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  1. Floyd Gary Thacker
    Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
    Thanks so much for posting these. I'm the chef in the family and my mother-in-law wants to make me an apron.
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  3. Michele
    Saturday, September 1st, 2012
  4. sandra
    Monday, February 20th, 2012
    I have looked through hundreds of patterns - all great- but what I really want is a clothes peg holder apron....I have an idea in my head and will go ahead to sew one....but it would be great if there were a choice of patterns/projects to choose from.
    Many thanks
  5. Ashley Jones
    Friday, August 19th, 2011
    Thank you for these patterns! I have 'pinned' your scalloped pattern and link on one of my boards. Very cute!
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  7. Friday, May 20th, 2011
    wow these are really creative!
  8. Tuesday, November 9th, 2010
    I love aprons! Maybe someday I will get brave and try making one! :)
  9. Saturday, November 6th, 2010
    I am so glad you compiled all of the ones I love into one post!
  10. Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
    These are all so cute. I especially LOVE the ruffle apron and think the t-shirt aprons are brilliant for kids and art projects!
  11. Lisa
    Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
    Love that ruffled apron. Thanks for sharing!
  12. Andrea
    Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    Which one is the easiest?
  13. Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    I wear an apron almost everyday. I presently have three different ones but may be adding a really rufflely one like in your post. Thanks for all the styles. Visiting from waddleeahchaa.com. We are focusing on sorting this week. Stop by,leave a comment and you are entered to win our sorting materials. :)
  14. Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    These are adorable ideas! Thanks so much for posting them!
  15. Janine
    Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    I really would like the pattern to the 1/2 apron (#7) but can't connect to the link. :/
  16. Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you! I've made 1 or 2 but really wanted to learn more, especially before Christmas!
  17. Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    Thanks for sharing! I think I need to make that ruffle apron.
  18. Judy
    Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    I love your aprons, but am looking for an apron with sleeves. Have you seen or do you know where I could find a pattern? I have one now, but it is old, stained and worn out! Thanks.