baking and painting with small kids is always a touch on the messy side (let's face it hosing down the house afterwards usually seems like the easy option). an apron should make thinks a teeny tiny bit easier*...(*maybe)

children's aprons for kids oilcloth cotton pinny tabbard pinnie overall painting baking cooking messy play miffy dinosaur shakshuka liberty butchers stripe cath kidston rockets boys girls retro v and a shop
1/ children's fifties apron, £12.95, not on the high street
2/ child's bunnies tabard, £10, v&a
3/ miffy apron, £5.99, miffy shop
4/ owl apron, €20, shak-shuka
5/ dinosaur kids apron, £8, cath kidston
6/ spaceboy children's apron, £4.95, dotcomgiftshop
7/ cotton butchers stripe kids apron, £7.70, the apron store