Holiday Gift: Denim Work Aprons by

Issue 50 · Christmas Around the World · December 16, 2009

Holiday Gift: Denim Work Aprons

Issue 50 · Christmas Around the World · December 16, 2009

I recently received (from my husband) a heavy-duty apron made from vintage Levi's denim by Mill Valley–based Ambatalia; it's my new favorite household attire. Are no-nonsense, heavy-duty denim aprons making a comeback, thanks to Julia Child?

Denim Apron from Toast at Remodelista

Above: Denim Apron from UK company Toast; £49.

Pointer Brand Denim Apron at Remodelista

Above: Pointer Brand Denim Apron; made in Bristol, Tennessee, by the L.D. Manufacturing Co.; $17 at Hickoree's Hard Goods in Brooklyn.

Simply Julia Apron at Remodelista

Above: The Simply Julia Long Bistro Apron is $58 at Ambatalia's Etsy shop; the Short Bistro Apron is $48. Also available at Maison Reve in Mill Valley.

Hercules Selvedge Denim Apron at Remodelista

Above: Vintage Hercules Selvedge Denim Apron dating from the 1940s to 50s; $225 at Hickoree's Hard Goods.



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