WHAT IS APRON?
An apron is a protective piece of
clothing made from fabric (or other
materials) that covers the front of
the body. Some workers
wear aprons for hygienic reasons
(for example restaurant workers).
Other workers wear aprons to
protect clothes, or to protect their
bodies from injury
WHAT IS A
An apron is usually held in
place by two ribbon-like strips
of cloth that are tied at the back.
A bib apron may either have a
strap around the neck (perhaps
the most widespread use
today), or shoulder straps that
criss-cross at the back and
attach to the waistband.
TYPES OF APRONS
Why do doctors wear apron?
The garment is
made from white
cotton, linen, or
blend, allowing it
to be washed at
and make it easy to
see if it is clean.
LAB APRON : ...
by patients, nurses
and other doctors,
What is a bistro apron?
Bistro aprons are
machine washable and
often made from a
polyester and cotton
blend. ... Bistro
aprons are available in
over popular 30 colors.
Different lengths and
allow you to select the
perfect apron for your
WHAT DO BAKERS WEAR?
Since bakers work with messy ingredients,
many bakers wear black aprons. You can
either choose an apron that covers your chef
jacket or shirt front, but many simply wear a
half apron to cover the trousers. Depending
on where you work, your apron may have to
be a specific colour, but black is more
Aprons can be made of several materials, but the
ones used for cooking are mostly made of cotton
or other textile material. Sturdy materials and
durable stitch work are key. The kind of fabric is
an important determinant of quality. Cotton-
polyester blends are easy to wash, dry and treat.
Waterproof household aprons can also be made
of oilcloth or PVC. Vinyl is very easy to wipe clean.
Flame-retardant or flame-resistant materials add
quality to aprons and prevent cooks from burns or
spitting fat and flame flare-ups. Flame-resistant
aprons are costly, with prices usually 10-20
timeshigher than conventional aprons.
Aprons should be stylish and practical in design at the same
time. Consumers often prefer aprons with handy pockets or
pouches and the ‘look’ of an apron is becoming increasingly
As the hospitality business depends a lot on image, ‘style’ should
not be overlooked. Appealing designs
can be accomplished through an apron’s cut and the material’s
The top players including
IGift Company Limited
Chef Works Inc.
Portland Apron Company
The global Apron
market was million
US$ in 2018 and is
expected to million
US$ by the end of
2025, growing at a
CAGR of between
2019 and 2025.