Egyptian Shirt Folkwear Pattern 104 Adapted from the Galabia, a robe worn by men, this pattern makes a great shirt or using slightly heaving fabric, a pullover jacket. Applique or contracting colors on the yoke gives it a jazzier look. Add soutache braid or handmade kumihimo cording to personalize it. Braided designs are also traditional in many parts of the middle east. Instructions for the optional handwork are included with the pattern. This is a loose fitting garment. There are different cutting lines based on size. The pattern includes an option for the original ankle length robe of the Galabia. Misses sizes 6 - 16 and Mens 32-44.
Folkwear has been in business for a long time and is still in business today. Ursula's Alcove is a licensed dealer. This pattern is new, not used or vintage.
Items will be shipped within 3 business days after receipt of payment. All shipping is via US Postal Service. Items under 13 oz are shipped first class mail. All other items are shipped priority. Items over $50 will be insured. If you prefer a different method, please contact me before ordering.
Custom work requires a down payment of $25 and the balance upon completion.
6 % PA sales tax is included in the price for all non-clothing items. PA is a point-of- origin sales tax state. Sewing patterns, clothing, and fabric is not taxable.
Returns & exchanges
Please contact me within 14 days if the item does not meet your expectations. For unique, one-of-a-kind items, there are no guarantees that a replacement can be made exactly the same or is even available. For handmade items, I will work with you to ensure a correct fit and color. The buyer is responsible for the shipping price on returns.
Damaged items from shipping will be replaced or refunded. Contact me as soon as possible with a picture so that a post office claim can be filed.
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