Frilly Apron Tutorial

Hey! Welcome to the Frilly Apron Sewing tutorial! this is not the full tutorial as this is a resource for the Video that will be posted below

Here you will find Measurements, Pocket piece and Instructions on how to create your own template for this Apron


Cotton Fabric (Ideally two contrasting colours)

Recommendation – Lace, Trim  or Rik Rak for the pockets

Skills you might learn! 

Straight Stitch, Top stitch, Knife Pleat, Hidden Seams

Measurements  (This is a one size fits all pattern)

Neck Ties – Cut 2 – 24″ x 4″

Waist Ties – Cut 2 – 24″ x 5″ (for waist larger then 38″ you may want to add more to this length)

Waist Panel – 9″ x 26″

Ruffle Pieces – Between 4″ x 165″    For the knife pleat  you need a ton!

To create your Skirt Refer to instructions below, Draw out the pattern on a large piece of paper (PRO TIP, keep the paper you get from Homesense, TJ Maxx, Home Goods, Great paper for pattern drafting!)  or i use Tissue paper

Click here for the PDF instructions  – Measurement Instructions

Printable Pocket pattern piece – Pocket Piece


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Some Photos but not the entire Tutorial, Please refer to the Video for a full explanation

Sew neck ties between layers of bib, sew bib and flip, top stitch

Sew the ties inside out and flip them right sides out then press and top stitch

Attaching pieces to create a long Ruffle Piece




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One thought on “Frilly Apron Tutorial

  • February 28, 2020 at 2:14 pm

    Thanks for the paper tip. I save that paper and can now use it for this pattern! Very clever:) I will try linen instead of a holiday fabric. Love your sewing channel.


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