Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Jillie Willie

The search for the perfect apron lasted a lot longer than necessary at my house. I was having a hard time finding what I wanted because I was looking for something specific. The apron originally was for my 21 month old toddler, and needed to meet three criteria.

1. The apron needed to bring a keepsake quality to the photos I would take of her, while she helped me in the kitchen. Something feminine, fashionable and sassy.
2. I wanted the apron to be functional (it is after all an apron).
3. I didn't want to spend a fortune.

Enter, Jillie Willie.

Jillie Willie makes these fabulous designer aprons with the perfect amount of embellishments. I instantly fell in love with them, and now have one for me and my daughter. That's right, I have one too (see below photo), and I'm tempted to throw my heels on whenever I wear mine. They're that cute.



No daughter, no problem. Jillie Willie has aprons for sons who like to help out in the kitchen too, and a lot of other quality products (more than just aprons) at affordable prices. All of their products are individually designed and they use fun fabrics, creating the perfect mesh between traditional and modern. These uniquely designed products are only available directly from Jillie Willie. Take a look, we're sure you'll love them too.

Who wants to win not one, but two of these Jillie Willie aprons? We are doing a mommy/daughter give-away! One lucky winner will receive the Toddler Annie Bib, and the Adult Suzie Homemaker Apron--it has a built in dish towell!! Enter by leaving a comment on this post by midnight July 15. Indicate in your comment what you like most about these aprons. For you citrus readers with no children- these would make a great gift, so enter! We will randomly select one winner from the post comments. Shipping to Continental US only. Thank you Jillie Willie, the sponsor of this drawing!

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50 comments:

Hannah said...

I would love to win this! How cute are those aprons?!?

Melinda Draschil said...

My favorite thing about these aprons are the bright colors! They are so fun and feminine! Plus all the polka dots and ruffles-you can't go wrong!

Erika said...

I absolutely love all the cute fabrics and colors.

Sara G said...

I love how girly they are with their fun bright colors! It will be more fun to see the girls in these, although if I win I'll need to buy another for my other twin girl.

Dawnell said...

I have a 14 month old son, but I'm pretty sure he'd look good in ruffles.

boxerlover said...

Wow. I love those aprons. I have seen them on Good Thigs Utah but haven't gotten one yet.

Aubrey said...

I love that they have aprons that little boys can wear, too!
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David said...

I think a little girl would think it's fun thing to put on, not just necessary. Very cute!

Joni said...

Count me in!

Cher said...

My 20 month old is starting to get in the "I want to help mommy" phase and I love it. It would be AWESOME to win these adorable aprons. How cute would it be for us to be in the kitchen baking together!

Hiatt Family said...

My son is always helping me out in the kitchen. Although I'd love a more masculine apron for him, we'll work with what we're given! The aprons are definitely cute though!

Alissa said...

I love the fabric & design of these aprons - so cute!

Brian & Amelia said...

These are adorable. I love the bright colors and patterns, they make it so fun for the kids to wear, and make cooking and helping that much more fun for them!! What a great thing! I would love these!

Justina Selim said...

I love that they have boy aprons!

Brianne said...

how adorable! I would love to win one of these for sure!

Jon and Angela said...

I am an avid baker...and my daughter is becoming one too. Everytime we're in the kitchen she's right by my side. I would love to have a toddler-size apron for her to match mommy while we're baking something yummy.

Mrs Applejuice said...

My first daughter is due next month. What a cute thing to look forward to wearing with her as she grows and I begin to show her around the kitchen! I just love the functional femininity of these aprons!!

jenna and kreed said...

Love them! I am in.

Kristie said...

I am in need of an apron. I am always staining my clothes when I cook. My daughter will also love it. She is a great help in the kitchen. I like the fun colors and that my daughter can have her own.

C Welling said...

Oh my gosh I have to get one of these! The fabrics are absolutely adorable...I have never seen aprons this cute before!

Em & M's said...

I would definitely love to win. It'd be so fun to have an apron for me and my daughter. I love that aprons can be stylish! Makes me want to cook more.

Esther said...

These are so cute and yet very functional.

aprilmay said...

I would love to win these! They are adorable!

Bri said...

These are so cute, I can see me and Little miss using these all of the time, making cakes and cupcakes in these would rock!

Kim and Nathan said...

What a neat way to make memories in the kitchen with mom.

nana said...

These are the cutest aprons I have ever seen. They are certainly not just for children. I would love to entertain in my kitchen in one of these. I could keep my regular old jeans on, and you wouldn't even notice!

Amy said...

These aprons are great! They are an excellent mix of fresh and heirloom. I love the bright colors too.

amy said...

Adorable prints and patterns! My 2 1/2 yr. old girl would love these!
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Ada Bowler said...

Oh I just love those darling aprons!

JT & Lizzie Davis said...

These are darling!

Marianne said...

Love it! I can picture the hours of kitchen fun with my daughters! What fun!

BECKY said...

I love the bright colors... what a cheerful approach to cooking!

Becca & Jonathan said...

My favorite thing is that you can use the apron as an excuse to get helpers in the kitchen so instead of wandering underfoot bored, they can get their hands dirty without getting their clothes dirty!

ZAC said...

I likie the adult aprons because simply put, they're sexy. As for the childrens---stinkin' cute! Choose my number!

~Karyn~ said...

I love the ruffles and the bright colors! : ) Super fun!

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I love the mix of fabrics.

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hkhl said...

Amazing! I love the contrasting fabrics, colors, ruffles, everything! I covet the creative minds who can come up with these creations.

Crystal said...

My favorite thing about these aprons is that they are a far cry from my John Deere apron from my high school and college days!!!

Brittany Iverson said...

I like the ruffles! Love the ruffles in fact.

Ricki said...

I don't usually wear my apron, probably because it ain't that cute! But I think I would wear something like this, it would make me feel like a fun, hip, sassy cook! ;)

Shelly said...

Talk about a walk down memory lane! I had a little apron very similar (only not so bright and colorful) that I always wore when I "cooked". I had my own little stove that I cooked mini hamburgers on top and mini cakes and cookies in the oven with my mom/dad. I'm a grandma now with two granddaughters and a grandson. How fun it would be to get the stove out of the closet... put on the aprons... and “cook away” making memories with the next generation!

KT said...

Darling aprons! I recently cooked a meal for a large group of people and wore an old apron of my roommate's that said "Precious Cheese." I get messy when I cook, so an apron is a necessity. Puh-lease, save me from hearing the jokes about how precious and cheesy I am.

Also, I love to cook with my 5-year-old niece and we always wear aprons. It would be fun to match when we are making "candy soup" or chocolate chip cookies. These aprons look comfy and cute. I'm a fan of the polka dots, ruffles, and bright colors!

Erin said...

I have to have these aprons! I had my first daughter a year ago after having 2 sons and am drawn to anything and everything the mother/daughter bonding time even more fun (and fashionable)! These are adorable! Please let me win!

Marla said...

I love that they have a built in dish towel. What cook wouldn't love that???

big hair betty said...

These are fun sites! I love the idea of the "party apron", that is great! Thanks for the opportunity!

Heather said...

I just discovered your site--I love it! I think these aprons are so fun because they're both girlie and modern, with ruffles and bright colors. Cooking is so much more fun with matching mother-daughter aprons!

Angela said...

I love how colorful,girly, and stylish the aprons are.

John and Crystal Pinegar Family said...

I love the bright, happy colors. They are adorable!

Amylouwho said...

anything with pom pom trim gets an A+ in my book. Putting the fun in functional is a bonus too - cheery prints for dress up work! So cute!

Wendy said...

So cute! I'm in!