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Sew Your Own Workout Tank

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I have been making leggings, and athletic wear for years and I absolutely love working with (and wearing) these types of fabrics. I even have a workout wear course where you’ll learn how to now only sew, but draft your own athletic and yoga wear. Sew along with me in this post where I show how I sewed our Athletic Tank pattern from the 01/2017 issue.

Best Dressed from the People's Choice Awards

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See the red carpet looks we loved from the 2017 People’s Choice Awards!

12 Must-Have Wardrobe Staples

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Even if you’re not able to own each one of these items by the time you’re 30, we doubt you can argue with the necessity in having a versatile little black dress and a perfectly fit blazer. The idea of having timeless wardrobe staples is that you can better mix and match your wardrobe, leaving you without those “I have nothing to wear!” moments we’ve all experienced. Of course, this list will differ slightly based on everyone so tailor it to yourself. If you don’t love black, make your classic trousers in a bold blue or if you don’t feel comfortable in a pencil skirt, go for a pleated, skater skirt style.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Pants Project Debut

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Debuting my finished outfit! Both my pants and off the shoulder blouse turned out great and I love how they look together. Read on to see more outfit pictures as well as some member variations, and even my next project pattern plan.

Seven Sewing Resolutions for 2017

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It is that time of year where everyone is making, following, or forgetting their New Year’s resolutions. I have been following my non-sewing one so far and have made it to several dance classes at the gym and loving it! I also made seven sewing resolutions I hope to achieve in 2017, read on to see what they are…

Business Class: 8 New Women's Sewing Patterns

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These outfits from the January 2017 issue of BurdaStyle are all about serious business-wear for the working woman. Discover silhouettes that shape your body in a way that is both flattering and professional. Your confidence will fly sky high!

Sew and Draft Your Own Personal 7 Piece Workout Wear Collection

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We all know there is a shortage of athletic and workout wear sewing patterns out there, and they require specific pattern making and sewing techniques. That’s why we developed the Sew and Draft Your Own Personal 7 Piece Workout Wear Collection course with BurdaStyle’s very own, Meg Healy!

Cork Smart Phone Case

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Small effort, big effect! This stylish cork smartphone case is quick and easy to make – we promise. Read on to see how to sew one for yourself.

Re-Create Clothes Already in Your Wardrobe

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If your like me then perhaps you find yourself wearing the same clothes over and over because you love the fit of them! Transform your favorite fitting pieces in your wardrobe into paper patterns so you can make them again and again. Register here for my live webinar on Thursday Feb 9th to learn the different methods of doing this. Read on to learn more…

What to Make & Take for Valentine's Day

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Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with your loving spouse or a group of your favorite girlfriends, pretty underpinnings and a sexy cocktail dress will make this holiday much more bearable. We’ve rounded up courses to take that may inspire a new Valentine’s Day garment along with patterns perfect for a night out in the name of love.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Sewing My Pants Part Two

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I’m excited to share the final steps in sewing my High Waist Trousers. This week I sew up the waistband, put together the pants, and install the zipper.

Golden Globe Trends 2016

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Last night the Golden Globes kicked off awards season with some of the most gorgeous, show-stopping red carpet moments that we’ve seen in years. There’s not a girl in the office this morning that isn’t swooning over at least a few looks from last night. We spotted quite a few trends, some favoured more than others, and also all picked our ‘Best Dressed’ of the night. Read below for all the details.

Pretty Woman: 6 New Plus Size Women's Sewing Patterns

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Old T-shirts and the like can take a break because these pajamas, night dresses and knickers from the January 2017 issue of BurdaStyle are sewn with silk, satin and lace are bringing glamour and colour back to the bedroom!

DIY Silk Printed Scarves

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Wear silk scarves around your neck, tied to your bag and it instantly elevate your outfit. You can easily make your own using a piece of scrap silk and some fabric dyes. It will be truly unique and one of a kind.

Sewing Lesson: Leather Moto Jacket #113A 01/2017

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The cool alternative to a blazer. This must-have is now also making an appearance at the office! Follow this sewing lesson to make our Leather Moto Jacket sewing pattern that debuted in our Most Wanted pattern collection from the January 2017 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this edgy biker jacket.

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