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 dressing in classic clothes.

From the Blog

M'Lady's Corset

M'Lady's Corset

February 12, 2018

In contrast to 219 Intimacies, the Corset created the idealized figure silhouette of the Elizabethan era (1558-1603) which required stiffened...

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Intimacies

Intimacies

February 09, 2018

    Elegant lingerie is a woman's treasured secret.   Our collection of 1920s and '30s lingerie comes from the time when...

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