The other men in the party were tied to their wives' apron strings.
She sticks to her mother's apron strings like a four-year-old child.
Eve Chesley says that he is tied to his mother's apron strings.
You are not going to keep a lad of his age tied to your apron strings.
Apron strings are coming into fashion the bluer the better hey, Prince?
So you're tryin' to hide ...