How to Sew a Tea Towel Apron

A tea towel apron is a great way to use favourite tea towels that you'd rather have on display than tucked away in the linen closet. Here is how to make it.

Steps

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    Assemble the things you'll need. They're listed below under "Things You'll Need".
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    At the top of the tea towel, sew a tuck about 5 centimeter (2.0 in) in either side.
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    Sew the tape onto one side, inside the tuck.
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    On the other tuck, you can sew the tape again to complete the loop, or you can sew a dome that allows for the tape to be attached or wound around.
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    Sew tape to either side at waist level to form the waist ties.
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    Use. The apron is simple to make and when you're tired of using it as an apron, you can transform it back to a tea towel by simply removed the tape and tucks.

Tips

  • This apron is very easy to clean and wash.
  • You can hand or machine sew this item.

Things You'll Need

  • A quality tea towel (dish towel)
  • Tape or bias binding
  • Needle
  • Cotton thread
  • Scissors
  • Thimble (optional)

Article Info

Categories: Sewing Clothes