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DIY Free Kids Apron Pattern & Tutorial


At my house, the little people love to help in the kitchen.  It can get messy and sticky and a little gross, but it is usually a fun and happy experience.  

The rule in our home, is if you help prepare the meal you wear an apron.  {That's probably the high school Foods Teacher in me.} 

 That's why we put together this free kids apron pattern.  
Learn how to sew this free kids apron pattern and download the free sewing pattern for children sizes 18 months to 6 years old.
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Today I'm going to walk you through the steps for creating your own kids apron.

This kids apron pattern is free.  Which is always a plus.  Check out the end of the post on how you can download it.

The apron comes in sizes 18mo/2, 3/4, and 5/6.  However, you may need to adjust the straps to be smaller or bigger depending on the size of you little one.


 Free kids apron pattern

The other great thing about this kids apron pattern is it is a great beginner project.  You could also spruce it up using freezer paper stencils to add a design or name to the apron.

So whether you are a beginner or your trying to teach someone else, this a free kids apron pattern is a great pattern to start with.



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Free Kids Apron Pattern

Materials Needed
  • Free Kids Apron pattern - download it at the end of the post
  • 1/2 yard cotton woven fabric
  • Thread
  • Sewing Machine
You can follow along with our video as well in the post.  Make sure to turn your ad blockers off so you can see the video tutorial.



Apron Ties
Size
Cut 3
18 mo/2
2.25" x 22"
3/4
2.5" x 25"
5/6
3" x 28"

Step 1
Cut out the apron piece on the fold.  Cut out 3 ties using the following measurements.  {You may need to adjust them later before attaching them.}






 Free kids apron pattern
Step 2
Fold the ties lengthwise with right sides together.  On 2 of them, stitch down the one short side and then down the long side. 

On the other, stitch down just the long side.






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Easy kids apron pattern
 Step 3

Using a safety pin or pen, turn your ties right side out.  Press.  Set aside.





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Step 4
Press the curve sides of the apron 1/4" and then another 1/2".  Hiding the raw edge.  








Diy apron
Step 5
Now repeat Step 4 with all the straight sides.  Stitch around the entire apron.








Diy apron
Step 6
Place the raw edge of one strap on the underarm corner of the apron and stitch it down.  

You may want to stitch 2 rows to reinforce the ties.  Repeat with opposite side.




Kids apron pattern

Step 6
Take the remaining neck strap and pin it to the top edge of the apron.  

Now is a good time to measure your strap to make sure it can fit over your child's head and that it isn't too large.  Once you have measured, stitch your neck strap down.


Wahoo!  You are done!  Congratulations.  



Easy kids apron pattern

Isn't this the most adorable free kids apron pattern?!  Now your little one is ready to help in the kitchen.  

And once you've got them helping in the kitchen, you'll be cooking a lot less and having a lot more fun together.

Make it a fun gift by adding a matching scrunchie for holding hair back while the cook.



Kids apron pattern

I'm sure you want your own copy of the free child's apron pattern now. 

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OR
Just want the apron pattern and full tutorial and none of the hassel?  You can purchase it for just $3.00.  You'll get all the kid sizes PLUS an adult size too!

No need to access the internet each time you want to make your own.


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Learn how to sew this free kids apron pattern and download the free sewing pattern for children sizes 18 months to 6 years old.



Learn how to sew this free kids apron pattern and download the free sewing pattern for children sizes 18 months to 6 years old.