Re: [sig] Re: depictions of folklore/tales?
- On Mon, 15 Jul 2002 11:37:59 -0700 (PDT), Marilee Humason
>Unfortunately alot of the fairy tale books are doingIf you read the info that comes with the Folkwear Pattern, they are
>"Old Believer" costumes, which was 1700's on. The
>Dress in the Folkwear patterns is an example of that.
very clear about that. IIRC, they say that it's a style worn by Old
Believers in the US *based* on traditional clothing..... (Dad says
that there were ladies in the church he grew up in who dressed like