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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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Adding Side Slits to the Djellaba

Adding Side Slits to the Dj...

September 18, 2018

The 157 Moroccan Djellaba has 4 potential views to make - ankle length, upper calf length, and with or without...

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Fabric Suggestions for 118 Tibetan Panel Coat

Fabric Suggestions for 118 ...

September 14, 2018

The 118 Tibetan Panel Coat is a festive, full-length vest, or sleeveless coat, still worn by Tibetans today on special...

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