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 up.

From the Blog

Pattern Profile: #107 Afghan Nomad Dress

Pattern Profile: #107 Afgha...

March 20, 2017

   I am starting a series of blog posts (called "Pattern Profiles") that will provide a little more information on...

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New fashion exhibit in NYC has Folkwear connection

New fashion exhibit in NYC ...

March 12, 2017

It seems like the 1960s and 70s are “in” right now.  There has been a renewed interest in the era...

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