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4 Reasons Why Sewing with Stretch Fabrics Is the Best (in GIFS)


Stretch knits are always in style and always fun to sew! Also check out the video at the bottom of the post where Meg demonstrates how to draft a tank style on a knit T-shirt pattern… Even if you only have a couple stretch fabric patterns, you can easily alter them many different ways to create new sewing patterns.

3 Lingerie Sewing Myths-Busted


It can seem challenging to make a bra on your own. Good news, it’s not!

Five Reasons to Learn How to Sew (in GIFS)


Learning to sew can open a world of possibilities for you!

Sewing Personality Assessment: Which Course is Best Suited to You!


Hi BurdaStylers, love to do quizzes? Love to learn new creative skills? Then why not take out latest quiz on which April BurdaStyle Academy course is best suited to you! Read on to take the quiz…

Quick Sew Dart for a Muslin Fitting

This sped up click is from my newest course Slopers 101 where show you the easiest way to draft your own bodice, sleeve and skirt sloper as well as how to sew them up for a test fit! Watch to learn more.

Top BurdaStyle Courses


We rounded up the most popular courses from our academy site. Whether you are a beginner sewer, or are interested in drafting your own slopers, BurdaStyle Academy is the place for you!

Sew-Along: Dress with Rectangle Gathered Skirt and Cap Sleeves


Love this pattern, but aren’t so sure you could sew it with confidence? Our Sew-Alongs are the perfect guide!

Learn How to Design and Print Your Own Fabric


Are you tired of spending hours searching for the perfect fabric at the store? In one of our most popular courses, you’ll learn how to design your very own fabric!!

On-Demand Courses


Hey BurdaStylers! We are now offering courses on-demand! That’s right. Take them anytime you want, no need to wait for a start date! Check them out here!

Pattern Making 101 Course Starts this Friday!

Knowing how to do pattern making equals endless possibilities! I can’t even say what I like more… pattern making or sewing, but it is valuable to know both. The next session of my Pattern Making 101 course starts this Friday and I’m offering a 20% off registration promo with code MEGSPECIAL20 (it’s my special discount to you) because I want everyone who sews to know about pattern making and the value of it. Watch and read on to learn more and register here.

Custom Lingerie for Valentine's Day


Valentine’s Day is just around the around the corner and you know what that means. Lingerie. And there’s nothing better than sewing your own lingerie collection! Read more here!

Fashion School Crash Course with Project Runway Alumni... Starts Jan 28th!

As soon as I heard that the Fashion School Crash Course was coming to BurdaStyle Academy, I was excited! I looked through all the videos in the course and even I learned a new thing or two. The content is unique and informative, and doesn’t just pertain to someone who want to go into fashion, a home sewer could certainly benefit from the course as well. Watch to learn more and Register Here.

Make Your Own Jeans Course - Starts This Thursday!

Register now for my Sewing and Designing your own Jeans Course! It starts Dec 31st and spots are filling up. This is by far my favorite course I have developed and filmed so far, and I wear the jeans that I made form the course (I ended up making 2) all the time. Read more to see inside this fabulous course. Can you tell I’m really excited about it?

Blogging Course with Mimi G - Starts Soon!


Award winning trending expert Mimi G. is Editor-in-chief of the outrageously popular Fashion, Lifestyle, and DIY blog, MimiGStyle.com, and is running a course on BurdaStyle Academy! Your Guide to Blogging: Sewing, Fashion and Lifestyle starts December 31st, so you if want to be a part of it you better go register here soon. Read on to learn more…

10 Reasons to take Fashion School Crash Course (in GIFS: Project Runway Edition)


Have you always dreamed of becoming a fashion designer? Do you want to get an inside look into fashion design with Project Runway Alumni as your guide? If so, this course is perfect for you!


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