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Cobblers Aprons

Updated on September 7, 2014

Cobbler Aprons for Women

Our grandmothers wore cobblers' aprons for a good reason! A cobbler's apron is a convenient way to protect your clothing while cleaning or providing care to children, animals, or someone who is sick.

Many cooks also prefer the coverage they provide to a blouse or sweater while working in the kitchen. They also have a handy row of pockets to help you stay organized! Perfect for a handkerchief, a row of safety pins and a pad of paper and a pen for jotting down notes and lists as you go through your day.

Cobblers aprons are perfect for mothers of young children. This apron style protects the shoulder of your garment, as well as your breast area, which are the two places my baby usually managed to spit up or leak a little baby formula. After having several nice blouses stained with baby formula, I learned to cover up!

For women in the services occupations, such as housekeeping, maintenance, health care or early education, a cobblers apron provides a clean, tidy and professional appearance. There is no need to worry about spills or accidents. If you have a spare apron at work, you are ready to change at a moment's notice!

These attractive cobbler's aprons will provide you with an easy way to stay clean, neat and well-organized when you are on the job, whether at work or at home!

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Uncommon Threads Cobbler Apron

This basic cobbler apron has great reviews on Amazon! It comes in an easy-care poly-cotton blend twill that stands up well to wear.

Aprons in Pretty Prints

Just in time for summer, these pretty cotton and polyester aprons will brighten your day with their cheerful floral prints!

Print Cobblers Apron

Here's a cobbler's apron just right for a busy day! You will look and feel so cheerful in this bright multi-color print!

Snap Front Cobblers Aprons - Plus Sizes

If you are looking for aprons in larger sizes, you know they can be hard to find. This snap-front apron is a great choice!

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Ladies' Cobbler Apron
Ladies' Cobbler Apron

This apron comes in five pretty fabrics, in sizes up to 4X.


More Colorful Cobblers Aprons

When it comes to cobblers aprons, you have choices! Whether you like a basic, solid color apron or prefer a colorful print, whether you like a hefty fabric that will last for years or would rather pay less for something that may not last as long, you have plenty of choices with this great selection!

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Professional Cobblers' Aprons

Looking for a particular color? Check this apron, available in 15 color choices!

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Children's Cobbler Aprons

Now children can also get into the act and stay clean when they wear this colorful cobbler apron!

Cobblers Aprons for Children

Your child can be stylish in the kitchen with these adorable cobblers aprons, made in just their size! These fabrics are so cute, it is hard to choose just one!

Available in sizes 1-3 years, 3-5 years, and 5-10 years, these 1940's-style aprons have three pockets and are machine washable.

These aprons are popular on Amazon this season, so unfortunately some styles and colors are selling out fast! Click to make sure the style you like is still available in your child's size!

Vintage Cobblers Aprons

Ebay is a great place to look for a vintage cobblers apron, just like the ones Grandma wore! If you are looking for old school style, eBay has it!

Grandma wearing cobbler apron in her kitchen
Grandma wearing cobbler apron in her kitchen

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The Virtues of the Housecoat! - A Poem by Sarah Wood

This YouTube poet shares her poem about her apron, which she calls her housecoat.

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      Angela F 5 years ago from Seattle, WA

      One of my grandmothers always had a cobbler apron on whenever she was in the kitchen.

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      SPhilbrick 5 years ago

      My nana always wore one to do her baking. This brought back memories!