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.

From the Blog

Folkwear Travels to Romania

Folkwear Travels to Romania

September 13, 2019

I am just back from 10 days in Romania!  It was an incredible and intense trip, taken with my husband...

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268 Metropolitan Suit and Fabric Suggestions

268 Metropolitan Suit and F...

September 10, 2019

The 1914 Metropolitan Suit reflects the military styling of World War I uniforms, as well as the mid-1910s interest in...

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