Are you looking for fantastic DIY apron ideas to make cooking fun? I have got you covered. In this article, I have listed 25 charming DIY aprons ideas.
All the ideas listed in this article are easy to make, some would require the use of a sewing machine and others won’t. All you need to do is pick a suitable DIY aprons idea and start sewing!
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1. DIY Jeans Apron
I found this jeans apron and I fell in love with it. In this DIY project, the creator was able to create this fantastic jeans apron using old jeans. Sewing jeans with a needle and thread is quite difficult, you would need a sewing machine to make this jeans apron.
2. DIY Shop Apron
If you have a workshop, I would highly recommend this fantastic shop apron for you. It is easy to make if you know how to sew. I love the hammer on the apron. The making process won’t take much of your time.
3. DIY Art Apron
For this DIY project, you will need fabric, thread to match, a sewing machine and a few other items. I love where the pockets of this apron are placed. After going through this DIY tutorial you will be able to make this art apron for yourself.
4. Simple Apron DIY
Are you looking for something simple? Here it is. This is by far one of the most simple aprons to make. The steps required to make this simple apron is quite easy to follow. You can use any fabric of your choice. Here’s a pro tip “use a fabric that will match with the decor of your kitchen”.
5. Retro Style Apron DIY
Using chalk, an iron, scissors, a sewing machine and other tools, the creator was able to sew this gorgeous retro style apron. The making process would be overly easy for you if you have experience in sewing. However, a beginner can make this retro-style too without having to be a pro tailor or seamstress.
6. Bandanna Apron DIY
This apron gives a vintage feel. It is very easy to make. You will need a sewing machine handy to make this bandanna apron. After making this bandanna apron for the first time, you can remake it using different colours.
7. Easy Kids Apron DIY
Do you have kids who would love being in the kitchen with you? While that might not be safe, most times it’s impossible to get them out of the kitchen. You can allow them to stay, but they’ll need an apron. In this DIY project, you will learn how to make this cute apron for your kids. They’ll love it when you are done.
8. Flirty Apron Idea DIY
There’s absolutely nothing wrong with looking sassy in the kitchen. In this DIY tutorial, you will learn how to make this flirty apron idea. It is indeed lovely. The making process is quite easy to follow. I love the design on the bottom edge of the apron.
9. DIY Gathering Apron DIY
This project will teach you how to make a gathering apron, a gathering apron gets its name from its purpose. It can be used to gather a lot of food items from your garden. If you have a farmhouse, you should consider this apron. It will come in handy someday.
10. DIY Toddlers Apron
If your toddlers love the idea of cooking or being in the kitchen, you can sew this cute apron for them. It is quite easy to make and won’t give you stress. Making an adult-sized apron won’t be a bad idea too.
11. Waterproof Table Cloth Apron DIY
Are your clothes always getting wet while you are in the kitchen? I have got the best thing for you. I found this waterproof table cloth apron, it will keep water off your clothes while in use. It is also easy to make. I highly recommend this waterproof table cloth apron.
12. Placemats Transformed To Aprons
Here’s a creative idea that you might like. If you have beautiful placemats in your home, you can transform them to this amazingly outstanding apron for kitchen use. The use of placemats as aprons is very beautiful. The making process is easy too. Even a beginner would be able to do this.
13. Box Pleat Apron DIY
Here’s yet another apron you can make for your kitchen cooking needs. The box pleat on this apron is lovely. For this DIY project, you don’t need a machine to make it. You can sew this apron by hand. Just keep your needle and thread handy.
14. DIY Coffee Bag Apron
This coffee bag apron would be an ideal apron to use in farmhouses or rustic themed kitchens. The making process involves the use of a coffee bag, scissors and other tools. You would be able to make this coffee bag apron idea even as a complete beginner.
15. Put A Bird On Apron
Are you tired of the plain apron in your kitchen? Here is a great hack that you can try out. This DIY project will teach you how to put a bird on your apron. I think this is a great way to add a touch of awesomeness on your apron.
16. Dress Shirt Transformed To Apron
This has to be my favourite DIY apron ideas. In this DIY project, you will learn how to transform a man’s shirt to an apron. The whole process is quite easy. All you would need to do is get a shirt, cut out the necessary parts and then follow the process to sew.
17. Half Apron DIY
The teacups on this apron make it look a whole lot better. If you aren’t the type who is into full aprons, you can settle for this half apron idea. The steps required to make this apron are listed in the DIY tutorial. It might take some time to make this half apron but it will be worth it in the end.
18. 50’s Apron DIY
Have you ever looked at an old school apron and said: “I want that”. Well, I am about to make you smile. I found this 50’s apron DIY project and it’s very cute. The process of making this might be hard for a beginner, but not impossible. With time, you’ll get the hang of it if you follow the instructions correctly.
19. Child Sensory Apron
I found this apron while doing my research and I have a strong feeling that they will love it. With this apron, you can keep the young ones occupied. It is easy to make and does not require a sewing machine.
20. Old Dress To New Aprons
One of the quickest ways to make a new apron for your kitchen needs is by transforming an old dress in your cupboard to an apron. In this DIY project, you will learn the steps required to convert an old dress to a lovely looking apron.
21. Button Up Shirt Apron DIY
It’s okay to have an apron that looks different. In this DIY project, you will learn how to make a button-up shirt apron. I love the idea of buttons instead of the regular apron style. Although this apron would take time to come off your body unlike regular aprons, I still recommend it due to its uniqueness.
22. DIY Leather Apron
A leather apron is an ideal apron to use in your woodshop, you can also make use of it in your kitchen. Leather aprons are highly customizable and easy to clean too. In this DIY tutorial, you’ll learn how to make a simple leather apron.
23. Woodshop Apron DIY
Are you looking for the best DIY apron idea that you can use in your woodshop? I have got you covered. This DIY project will show you the steps required to make a woodshop apron for yourself. Buying one from a store would be more expensive. Making one for yourself would be a cost-saving and fun experience.
24. Adjustable Chef Apron DIY
This adjustable chef apron lets you alter the original shape of the apron. I think this is a great idea. Instead of the adjustment of the string at the back, this one uses a long tie that slides through the armholes casings.
25. Hostess Apron DIY
I first fell in love with the pockets on this apron, it can be used to store spoons for cooking. Also, I love the overall design of the apron. Making this apron would not be a hard task if you know how to sew already. Also, you will need a sewing machine for this DIY project.