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Get a Sneak Peak into the Fabric Design Course!

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Are you tired of spending hours searching for the perfect fabric at the store? In this course you’ll learn how to design your very own fabric!!

Instructor Lauren Dahl just shared a sneak peek at one of the techniques you’ll learn in her upcoming Fabric Design with Illustrator and Photoshop

Do you want to take your Sewing Blog to the next Level?

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In this power session, you’ll learn all about blog structure, posting, search engine optimization and photography. Register here!

All About Sewing Leather

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Interested in sewing leather? Here are some things you need to know to make it easier, whether you’re sewing a real, natural hide or a man-made product that closely resembles leather.

Retro Romance: 9 New Patterns

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This summer collection comes to us from the June issue of BurdaStyle magazine and is full of romantic retro patterns to wear all summer. You will find easy to wear (and make!) skirts, shirt dresses and a warm weather bomber jacket for chilly evenings.

Save 30% on all Project and Technique Videos!

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Enter coupon code MAY30 at checkout! Start shopping now!

2nd Ultimate Member Model Challenge

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We had great success with our first member model challenge ( you can see all the winners here ) that we want to do it again! we have chosen a BurdaStyle magazine collection and we want you guys to submit submissions for ALL the patterns in the collection so we can replace the pattern main images with your pretty faces! You can submit a project for every pattern or just one. For this challenge we have chosen our Design Academy pattern collection for you guys to put your spin on. Read to find out more!

Featured Instructor: Nasya Newport

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Nasya fell in love with sewing when she was five years old. Taught by her Grandmother who’s mother had taught her, Nasya always believed that sewing was a part of her DNA. We’re so happy to have Nasya teaching our students here at BurdaStyle and are excited for the chance to get to know her more in our first interview with her!

Editor's Pick: Meet the Burdastyle Team

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This week we’re debuting something a little new and different as a way for you, our beloved BurdaStyle sewing community, to get to know the team behind Burdastyle.com. We have a few new faces as well as a few that you all already know and love. To add a little bit a fun, we’ve asked each of the editors to pick a three-piece outfit that represents their style and we’ve bundled that outfit together for only $11.99. That’s basically getting three patterns for the price of two!

Take a look at our four BurdaStyle.com editors below and their very different style. We hope you enjoy!

Summer Break: 5 New Teen Patterns

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This new collection from the June 2015 issue of BurdaStyle magazine is just for the teens in your life! It features a military jacket for boys, a beautiful maxi dress for girls and a few other things that they will love to wear all summer and into the fall school year.

Starts Today! The Perfect Fit Tailoring Course

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Regardless of how fabulous a sewer you are, if your garments don’t fit accordingly they will never reveal the extent of your sewing prowess! Denise will be here to walk you through the entire course and answer any of your questions. Read more here!

Pattern Drafting 101: Learn 3 Key Methods to Tailor your Patterns to Fit You

Starts Today! In this course, learn to translate your basic body measurements into two-dimensional sewing patterns. Sign Up Here!

Watch to get a backstage pass into the course!

Lake Getaway: 10 Patterns

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It’s that time of year to pack up your weekend bag and head to the nearest lake house with family and friends! This collection draws inspiration from classic, nautical, easy-to-wear pieces that can be worn for years to come. You will love the chic button up tunic, buffalo print shirt dress and gorgeous midi skirt.

Create a Pattern from Draping

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Through draping, explore another dimension of pattern making and fashion design that could shave hours off your construction process. Register here!

May Kit of the Month: Sew Stretch Kit

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This kit is designed to give you all the tools, tips and tricks you need when sewing stretch fabrics! This kit will enable you to sew all those jerseys, spandex fabrics, and knits that you have laying around confidently and correctly. You’ll get 5 knit sewing patterns that you can practice all your techniques on and master the skill of sewing stretch fabrics. You will learn how to cut, sew, and finish stretch fabrics as well as know how to figure out the stretch factor of a fabric so you can accurately make modifications to your pattern. Get yours here. Use code STRETCH20 for 20% off, valid till May 31st

Creating a Pattern from Draping Power Session Starts Today!

You have until midnight tonight to register! Watch to learn more, and reserve your spot here.

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