Quality Home Goods for Southerners Who Love Their Mamas and Hoard Bacon Fat

The Mama Tried Apron

Regular price $25.00

This apron will testify that your mama did the best she could. This big cotton apron will stand up to all the frying and baking and grilling you can throw at it. It's also the perfect gift for your brother.

  • 100% cotton
  • Big divided pocket at the center
  • Adjustable neck straps
  • Handprinted with love in our tiny red barn.


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    Chuck Reece, former editor of The Bitter Southerner and voice of the award-winning The Bitter Southerner Podcast, spins some tales so good they'll make you want to say grace with a Southern drawl and eat a tomato sandwich.

    Stacy Reece, Cool Stuff Officer at Down South, makes the products and adds a few stories and recipes to make everybody from grandmothers to grandmillenials feel good about about having a Southern drawl. Her work has been featured in Okra Magazine and the Southern Living Blog. We are proud 2021 Community Partners with the Alliance Theatre for the production of Darlin' Cory.