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Welcome to Apron Memories®, EllynAnne’s on-line emporium for all things apron-y. Her creative outlet since 1999, the designs showcase the domestic art of handsewn stitchery and the old fashion ethic of quality workmanship.
Each apron is handmade with love and is of heirloom quality.
Aprons are packaged in a cloth envelope secured by a vintage button.
Treated kindly, the aprons will be cherished by generations.
The Apron Memories® collection is a Grassroots Royalty project, homegrown and handsewn in Pueblo, Colorado.


Smoochie, as featured in VOGUE, is an enticing apron with a quilted lips pocket.
Certain to get even the most sport-bessotted mate to turn off the TV !


Retro Chic_Pattern Pockets
Retro Chic_Pattern Pockets
Retro Chic_Pattern Pockets

Retro Chic is sewn of reproduction toweling of sturdy, colorfast cotton with finished seams to prevent fraying. Pockets adorned with vintage pattern covers printed on Pabric Printable Ink-jet sheets. Pockets may be spot cleaned with a damp cloth. For complete freshening and to maintain images’ vibrancy, apron must be dry cleaned.


Victory Apron_McCall’s © 1943
McCall's Victory Apron
Victory Pattern with permission
USO logo

The Victory Apron pattern was released by McCall Corporation in 1943. Apron Memories has resized the pattern to accommodate today’s figure and fabric sizes and with the company’s permission, offers the pattern for sale. Purchase includes a color copy of the original pattern’s cover affixed to a white envelope, the complete resized pattern, including pocket variations, and a copy of the original pattern’s sewing instructions. This is an easily sewn project.

Purchase price includes a $5 donation to the USO organization, in support of its mission to US military personnel and their families: “Until Every One Comes Home.”

$30.00 (includes $5 donation to the USO organization)

USPS Priority:

“Just wanted to let you know that I received my Victory Apron pattern today.
I am very happy with it — especially the way it was packaged with the color photo of the pattern on the front of the envelope and copies of the original instructions.
Thanks for reproducing this pattern. It’s going to make a nice present for someone I know who’s in the military.”

Brenda P.
New York

“I love creating each apron and I guarantee you will be delighted with your purchase.”
~EllynAnne Geisel~
The fabric combinations for trims, waistbands, ties, borders and panels are individually selected by EllynAnne. All aprons are designed to cover and fit most.
  • FREE SHIPPING within US on purchases $50 & over.
  • International shipping costs quoted via email.
  • For specific measurements or fabrics, contact EllynAnne

The envelope package that your apron will come in - click to view larger

Your apron purchase is packaged in a cloth envelope.
A bookmark sharing the apron’s inspiration is clipped to the fabric with a petite clothespin.

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