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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!

Your Guide to Blogging: Sewing, Fashion and Lifestyle


This course will teach you everything you need to know on how to start a successful sewing blog! Read more here!

Holiday Dress Sew Along with Jade: Register Now!


Registration is now open for our Holiday Sew Along with Jade Tyler! Join Jade in making our Long Sleeve Lace Dress Pattern (pattern included) for the holidays… and would make a perfect NYE dress! The sew along starts December 13th, so go ahead and Register Now Here. Read on for more info and get to know Jade!

Sew your Own Lingerie! Course starts FRIDAY

Making your own lingerie is sweeping the sewing community! We recently developed and filmed this brand new course Sew and Draft your own 10-piece Lingerie Collection… And it starts on Friday. You will draft & sew different bra styles, panties, a petticoat, slip, and camisole! Plus learn bra alterations and how to perfectly sew all those tricky parts of the bra. I know after I watched the Victoria Secret Fashion Show last night, it made me want to learn more about making my own lingerie. Read on to learn more, and make sure to reserve your spot here in the course.

Corset with Quilted Cups: Design and Sewing Course


This is a basic course for learning how to sew a proper corsets and corset based dresses! Read more here!

Party Dress: Design and Sewing Course


It’s time to party! This course will teach you how to sew your own prom or party dress! Read more here!

Wedding Gown with Bare-Skin Effect: Design and Sewing Course


This course covers the most wanted sewing technique behind the top trended Haute Couture gowns – gentle, bare-skin dresses. Read more here!

Sew and Draft Your Own 10 Piece Lingerie Collection!


We wanted to create an amazing lingerie course for you all… so, we did! Read more here!

5 Reasons to Take the Pattern Drafting and Designing for Stretch Fabrics Course (in GIFs!)


Slopers are the perfect starting point for designing and making your own sewing patterns and garments. Slopers are in essence the basic template for the pattern making process, and they are used to establish the fit of the body. So when you have a perfectly fitting sloper to your body, you’ll have a perfectly fitting garment!

Here are five reasons, illustrated in GIFs, why you should most definitely take the Pattern Drafting and Designing for Stretch Fabrics course with Meg Healy!

How to Balance Your Serger Tension

Troubles with your serger? Just got a serger? Learn all about your serger and all it can do with our Serger 101 course starting September 30th! Watch to learn more and register here. For me the best thing I learned from the course was how to troubleshoot my serger tension, especially when I work with fabrics that are overly heavy or lightweight.

The Perfect Fit: Tailoring Course


Are you struggling to achieve a perfect fit for your self-sewn garments? We’re here to help! Learn how to fine-tune your patterns and let us teach you everything there is to know about measuring, drafting, sewing test fits and pattern grading! Sign up Here!

Personality Quiz: Which Burda Academy Course in October is Right for You?


Take this fun personality quiz and find out what kind of sewer you are!

We love sewing! Therefore, in the first half of October we decided to run as many as 4 great courses on our BurdaStyle Academy website. In an effort to make it easy and fun for you to find out which of these courses is right for you, we’ve compiled a little quiz that will assess your personal sewing style and hopefully make choosing a course much easier.

Top 10 Reasons to Take the Sewing Corsets with Drapery Decoration Course (in GIFs!)


Don’t miss out on this fantastic course! Starting Friday, you will learn how to design and sew the most beautiful wedding, evening and casual corsets.


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