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My name is Tanya and I am a self-proclaimed fabric addict with a life long love of fabric, sewing and clothing design. In high-school, I worked at a fabric store at nights and on the weekends. I ...

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Haltered Hottie Apron

from Modern Vintage Designs
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Haltered Hottie Apron
Haltered Hottie Apron Detatchable Towel 1
Haltered Hottie Apron Detatchable Towel 2
Haltered Hottie Apron Front Side Bow
Haltered Hottie Apron Half Apron
Haltered Hottie Apron Haltered Hottie Apron

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You should love your sewing machine and know how it works (we're talking a basic straight stitch here).
  • You should have a knowledge of basic sewing terms (like knowing that darts are more than a weapon or a game).

Pattern Description:

This apron will have you heating up your kitchen. It features a haltered design... understatedly feminine, but without all the ruffles and frou-frou that many "girlish" aprons have.

The pattern pieces are PROFESSIONALLY DRAFTED and tiled for printing. Also included are directions for assembling the pattern tiles. The tiles can be printed out on standard 8.5" x 11" printer paper at home and taped together. No enlarging required.

This ePattern includes:
*Materials and supplies lists
*Printable pattern
*10 pages of step-by-step layout, cutting, and sewing instructions
*Marking instructions
*Over 50 full color instructional photos plus numerous computer drafted illustrations
*BOTH customary unit (yards, inches, etc.) and metric unit (centimeters) measurements
*BONUS instructions for half apron
*BONUS instructions for making a detatchable waist towel.
*BONUS instructions for altering the neck ties so that they can tie in a cute side-front bow
*BONUS instructions for making the bib unlined

This apron design was tested on a variety of shapes and sizes and would be categorized as a Small/Medium (approximate off the rack dress sizes 2 to 12). It was made to fit the following measurements:
Bust - Between 30" and 38" (76cm and 96cm)
Waist - Between 22" and 32" (56cm and 81cm)
Hips - Between 30" and 38" (76cm and 96cm)

Currently, this pattern listing may not be purchased by people from countries in the European Union (EU). EU customers can purchase this pattern at https://www.youcanmakethis.com/author/1039550894. I apologize for the inconvenience due to VAT (Value Added Taxes) issues.

Copyright 2010 Modern Vintage Designs(c) - All rights reserved
This pattern is protected by copyright and is intended for use by the purchaser only. Please do not sell, copy, share or distribute in any way by electronic or any other means.

However, You MAY sell any handmade items you create using this pattern, but I ask that you give design credit to Modern Vintage Designs in your listing descriptions and on item hang tags.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small/medium (approximate off-the-rack size 2 to 12).


  • For full apron with bib lining from the accent fabric you will need: 1 yard of fabric for the skirt/bib and 1 yard of fabric for the ties/pocket/lining.
  • For full apron with bib lining from a different lining fabric you will need: 1 yard of fabric for the skirt/bib, 3/4 yard of fabric for the ties/pocket, and 3/8 yard of fabric for the lining.
  • For half apron you will need: 2/3 yard of fabric for the skirt and 5/8 yard of fabric for the ties and pocket.

You Will Also Need:

  • A good pair of scissors
  • Sewing pins
  • A ruler
  • A marking pen or pencil
  • A "dull-pointed" object (anything like a crochet hook, a chopstick, a very dull pencil, etc. - This will be used to make nice points at the ends of your neck ties and waist ties).
  • A straight long skinny object - a 1/2" to 3/4" dowel works best, but if you don't have a dowel you can use a thick crochet hook or even a long handled spoon for turning your ties.