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

Embroidery and #142 Old Mexico Dress

Embroidery and #142 Old Mex...

June 22, 2017

I have to confess, I am not a great embroiderer.  I love some of the modern embroidery I see around now,...

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My trip to Southern Africa

My trip to Southern Africa

June 14, 2017

I got back from my 2 week trip to Southern Africa less than a week ago!  With my mother, and...

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