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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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Updated Fabric Suggestions for 142 Old Mexico Dress

Updated Fabric Suggestions ...

July 16, 2019

This 16th-century Spanish colonial style is quick and easy to make, with just four pattern pieces. Make it as a...

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FREE PATTERN Summer Carry All Bag

FREE PATTERN Summer Carry A...

July 12, 2019

This square-bottomed tote bag is fun and easy to make, and perfect for carrying your towel, bathing suit, water bottle,...

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