Welcome to Folkwear

Express your creative style with the clothes you make and wear. Since the 1970s, Folkwear patterns have been used by theatre and dance costumers, historic reenactors, art-to-wear aficionados, and anyone who enjoys sewing and dressing in classic clothes.

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Fabric Suggestions for 231 Big Sky Riding Skirt

Fabric Suggestions for 231 ...

August 09, 2018

This "skirt" has such a unique design, but is really a pair of culottes.  Equestrian women of the early 20th...

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Fabric Suggestions for 135 Jewels of India

Fabric Suggestions for 135 ...

August 03, 2018

This is a grouping of truly versatile garments with a tailored kurta overshirt for men and women, kamiz tunic and...

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