sew a patriotic retro apron ~1940's pattern
here is a  patriotic & fun vintage pattern
from the 1940's to make
10 all-american novel aprons ~
this restored craft booklet from
the  wwii era is just so nifty!
originally published by the "white sewing company"
as you can see in the pictures:
there are 10 different aprons:
here's the list:
"old glory" ~ it's the covergirl's apron! in the colors & style of our flag~with a star pocket!
"puritan" ~ this is a "serious" apron ~ made of grey with white bib ~in the tradition of the pilgrims
"pocahontas" ~ a bright colored apron and in the spirit of the native americans
"southern belle" ~peach organdy with lots of black bows that scarlett would have loved!
"westward ho!" ~ yippie-i-oh-ky-a! complete with stars bars & cuffs!
"pan american" ~ pretty apron honoring the colors of our southern neighbors!
"knickers" ~ this "proper" apron's front is laced up w/ "gored" skirt white collar & black windsor tie!
"mardi gras" ~time to celebrate with this jazzy apron of colorful balloons and confetti
"gingham girl" ~it's the girl-next-door! sweet gingham ruffles & rick-rack!
"hollywood" ~what is more american-glam then a ruby-red-lipped heart apron with plenty of style?!
excellent directions for each apron!
each apron has it's own:
*list of materials needed
*and detailed sewing directions
wonderful instructions* for making the apron patterns from smaller grids to the larger actual patterns! i've included a printable grid to make it super easy to transfer the drawing.
you can download this novel versatile booklet pdf file right now!! and be making these sweet aprons tonight
click here to purchase from my online catalog
~buy any 2 patterns get 3rd your choice free!!
...don't buy your 3rd item just email me your choice and  i will add it for free!
although this pattern is in the public domain i am selling my copyrighted restored version - reproduction for re-sale is strictly forbidden!