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.

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Fabric suggestions - #225 Childhood Dreams

Fabric suggestions - #225 C...

July 20, 2017

Our #225 Childhood Dreams pattern is on sale for all of July.  This cute dress or nightgown is really a...

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Mid-Summer Sale - all patterns (and notions) 20% off with sale code!

Mid-Summer Sale - all patte...

July 15, 2017

We are entering (or already in) the dog days of summer in the eastern US.  It is hot, humid, days...

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