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

Fabric Suggestions for 230 Model T Duster

Fabric Suggestions for 230 ...

December 06, 2018

When early 20th century women began motoring across America in the new automobiles, they needed something to protect their fancy...

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Fabric Suggestions for 150 Hungarian Szur

Fabric Suggestions for 150 ...

December 03, 2018

The 150 Hungarian Szur is a dramatic, mid-calf coat that was traditionally worn over the shoulders as a cape and lavishly...

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