More often associated with Taco Tuesday than Fashion Week, aprons fell out of favor for several decades. But this humble garment is enjoying a resurgence—finally recognized not just as a practical tool but also a legitimate piece of sartorial history. So pour yourself a cup of joe, pull a chair up to the kitchen table and see for yourself.
The Aussies are in a class of their own when it comes to apron fandom. A festival dedicated strictly to aprons has been held in the city of Ballarat, Australia since 2013. More info here.
Question of the Week: Are aprons a garment or an accessory? Tell us what you think in the comments!