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10 Necessary Pieces for Vacation


Packing for a summer vacation? Don’t forget these 10 necessary pieces to mix and match with ease.

Cannes Film Festival


Hollywood’s brightest stars have made their way to France this week for the 6th annual Cannes Film Festival. With so many famous faces gracing the red carpet, there was no shortage of breathtaking couture. Check out the styles that got our attention.

Toughen Up: Styling Summer Dresses with Motorcycle Jackets


Make a feminine dress more versatile with a biker jacket in silk or leather.

Beach Coverup Ideas


Whether you’re taking a quick dip in the pool or sunbathing on the beach, a stylish cover up is a summer must! Check out these breezy pieces that you can slip on in style.

Met Gala 2014: A Few of Our Favorite Gowns


Breathtaking gowns at the vintage themed fashion extravaganza, featuring all your favorite celebrities and gowns by Oscar De La Renta and Dior.

Cute Shorts To Sew This Summer


From board shorts to daisy dukes and everywhere in between, shorts are the go-to garment for spring and summer. The trend this season is all about enhancing casual shorts with luxe fabrics and ornate embellishments. Here are 6 on-trend looks you need in your closet!

Crop Top + Skirt Style Picks


Crop tops have stolen the spotlight from dresses this season, with chic crop top and skirt combos dominating the red carpet… and everywhere else. Basically worn as a two-piece dress, there are endless ways to customize this lasting trend and make it your own. Check out some of our favorite styles and get inspired for summer sewing!

Swimwear For Your Shape


Swimsuit season is upon us, and the pressure is on to find the perfect beach attire. Whether you’re taking off on a well deserved vacation, or are lucky enough to live somewhere warm, you need a swimsuit you can feel comfortable and confident in. Follow this helpful guide to find a bathing suit that flatters your figure.

Unique And Stylish Sleeves


Turn a simple garment into a stand-out style with eye catching, unexpected sleeves.

Styling Picks for Vintage Glamour


We’re having a vintage-obsessed moment here at Burda! Take a look at our most glamorous styling picks, breezy summer outfits with vintage flair, and the patterns and tutorials you need to make them.

Pattern of the Week Style Guide: Evening Jumpsuit


This week’s featured pattern is an elegant jumpsuit that is so in style now. Mix up your evening wear routine with a cutting edge silk jumpsuit. It’s distinctive, but has the subtlety of a pantsuit in crisp white or another neutral like navy. You can even crop or omit the sleeves for a jumpsuit suitable for summer.

Sewing Bare Knits: Styling a Jersey Outfit from Day to Night


I love sewing with knit fabrics, and even more so I love wearing knit fabric clothing! To get ready for the bright and colorful season ahead I sewed a complete outfit that can take me from day until night all using Nancy’s Notions Bare Knits fabric. Check out to see how I sewed my garments and styled them taking me from daytime cool to nighttime hot!

Festival Fashions: Coachella Week 2


The second weekend of Coachella was just as fashionable as the first! Check out this weekend’s notable trends.

Brighten Up Your Leggings For Spring!


Leggings… what’s not to love? They are comfortable, cute and convenient! Whether you rock leggings at work, on the weekends, at the gym, or anywhere in between, you can easily add a little flair to this staple style!

Dress Like Royalty This Spring!


The Duchess of Cambridge has a knack for selling out the dresses she’s seen wearing in record time. Check out this stunning, sophisticated style Kate Middleton has been wearing out and about this week… and make your own!


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