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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.

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Kimono Fabric Suggestions (and some tips for online fabric shopping)

Kimono Fabric Suggestions (...

April 25, 2017

Sometimes it is hard to find just the right fabric for your sewing project.  Especially since local fabric stores carrying...

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Kimono Inspiration

Kimono Inspiration

April 17, 2017

Kimonos are a beautiful and classic garment of Japanese origin and influence.  The Folkwear Kimono pattern is for the yukata,...

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