Dishtowel to Apron Transformation

By: Lucy from My Byrd House
This image courtesy of

Follow this Dishtowel to Apron Transformation to learn how to make an apron that looks brand new, but won't cost you a cent. Choose any dishtowel with fun pattern, add some bias tape for the neck, and top it off with an adorable decorative pocket. In just a few minutes, you'll be cooking in style. For extra cuteness, add a fun animal applique to the pocket that will make you smile as you cook delicious meals. Upcycling is a great way to save money and create a unique and customized DIY apron.

Project TypeMake a Project

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Sewn byMachine


Free projects, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Your Recently Viewed Projects

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

What fun this pattern is! No measuring for the body of the apron, and fun to create and embellish! This would be a fin project for a craft night, or even a scout or church group. This could even be a nice project to create several for a fund raiser for charity. Would be fin to add buttons or rhinestones for a bit of whimsy or glam! Great idea!

Cheep, cheep the little chick on the pocket is so cute and very easy to make. The striped dishtowel is perfect. Youll find clear instructions and photos illustrating each step, so your finished apron will be just as nice as the project picture. I love ric-rac, and its so nice to use it on this cute apron. The instructions also show other animal possibilities for the pocket. Super pattern!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Plastic Bag Dispensers

Stop shoving all those plastic bags into the cupboard or under the sink! These Plastic Bag Dispensers will solve all your storage… Continue reading: "Plastic Bag Dispensers"

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite patterns
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your patterns


Connect With Us

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Twitter
Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Do Not Sell My Personal Information Keyword Index Privacy Policy Subscribe Share Your Project Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

I Love It