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.

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Fabric Suggestions for 103 Romanian Blouse

Fabric Suggestions for 103 ...

June 15, 2019

This is a stunningly beautiful shirt when fully embroidered, and a simple peasant blouse if you choose forego the embellishments. ...

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Fabric Suggestions for 203 Edwardian Underthings

Fabric Suggestions for 203 ...

June 13, 2019

This pattern includes three charming "unmentionables" from the Edwardian bride's trousseau. The camisole, petticoat, and drawers make lovely undergarments, sleepwear,...

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