The Best Skirt Shape for Your Body Type

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This month, you can learn to Draft and Develop Your Own Personal Sloper Library with a fun new course. Today, we show you the best skirt shape for your body type so you know just what to make with that perfectly fitted sloper! See how to flatter petite, curvy, athletic, and hourglass figures.

Top 10 Knit and Jersey Patterns and Web Seminars

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This month is all about knit and jersey fabrics! Shop two web seminars for sewing knit and stretch fabrics, a knitwear design kit, and 10 of our most popular patterns in stretch knits.

10 Thoughts Everyone has While Sewing their Own Halloween Costume (in GIFs!)

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Are you sewing your own Halloween costume this year? We know exactly what you’re thinking!

DIY Halloween Costume: Scandal's Olivia Pope

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Transform yourself into everyone’s favorite Washington “fixer,” Scandal‘s Olivia Pope. Make a DIY Olivia Pope Halloween costume with patterns you’ll want to wear all fall and winter long.

DIY Halloween Costume: Frozen's Elsa and Anna

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Make one of 2014’s holiday hits, a Disney’s Frozen Halloween costume. Make an Anna or Elsa costume for a fun and frosty holiday look using Burda patterns.

Fall 2014 Fabric Trends to Try

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Don’t miss a quick refresher on a few of our favorite fall 2014 fabric trends. Try a new texture, or find a print to try in the upcoming Fabric Design with Illustrator and Photoshop design course. Fall sewing starts now!

DIY Halloween Costume: Katniss Everdeen

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Love The Hunger Games? Sew up a DIY Katniss Everdeen Halloween costume! These BurdaStyle patterns are perfect for Halloween, and you can wear them all year round.

Celebrity Style Inspiration: Blake Lively

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Steal American bombshell style from red carpet fixture Blake Lively. These dresses are inspired by her best looks this year.

Top 5 Shirt Patterns to Try in the Shirtmaking Web Seminar

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Next week’s web seminar covers how to create better-than-ready-to-wear shirt collars and plackets. We’re gearing up with a few of this season’s best selling blouse patterns on the site! See which 5 tops you should be making after Shirtmaking: Perfecting Points and Plackets.

Vote for the Most Stylish Male Celebrity and Start Demystifying Menswear

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Thursday’s web seminar is all about sewing menswear. Get inspired and help us find the most stylish male celebrity! Do you love Ryan Gosling’s classic style or Kane’s couture? Vote, then register for Demystifying Menswear.

Boho Florals with Hawthorne Threads + Comment-to-Win

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We’re taking florals into fall with three season-spanning dress patterns and new fabrics from Hawthorne Threads. See how prints change the look of these three dress patterns, and how to accessorize three different dress styles for fall!

Paris Fashion Week Spring 2015

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The most glamorous, over the top fashion week of them all starts now. Take a look at a few of the top shows from legacy houses Lanvin, Balmain, and Christian Dior. Feeling inspired? Register for the course Become a Fashion Designer: All About Management, Money, and Marketing.

Celebrity Style Inspiration: Emma Watson

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Get classic looks like English rose Emma Watson. We share our favorite red carpet looks and the patterns to get them.

Summer 2014 Best Selling Dresses

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Today marks the first day of fall, so we’re counting down the top 10 most popular dress patterns of summer 2014! Sew one up to celebrate the change in seasons.

Top 10 Trouser Patterns + Tips for Sewing Your Own Jeans

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It’s time to retire the sundresses and snuggle up in cardigans and trousers. Scroll through 10 of our best-selling pants patterns, then join next week’s web seminar on how to make your own jeans! Make this the year you sew a perfect pair of pants.

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