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Meg's Magazine Mash Up 01/2018: Part 2

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The year is off to a great start so far! Last week I started sewing my January Mash Up and we joined the Burda Challenge 2018, so I think this year will be my biggest sewing year yet! I’ll be sewing my Mash Up every month PLUS at least 1 other garment using a BurdaStyle magazine pattern. But back to my current make, these footed leggings! Read on to see my next steps in constructing these cool and comfortable yoga pants…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 01/2018: Part 1

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I ended 2017 with a fuzzy warm sweater and I want to kick off the new year with something just as comfy, which is why I knew right away I wanted to sew something from our Time to Relax yoga collection. Read on to see which pattern I picked and my first steps in sewing…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 12/2017: Reveal

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I’m so excited to debut my finished December Mash Up Project! This month I wanted to sew a nice comfy and cozy sweater and our Ski Sweater pattern was perfect. Best of all I used up fabrics that I already had in my fabric stash including faux fur and sweat-shirting. Read on to see more pictures…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 12/2017: Part 2

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Last week I started sewing my December issue Mash Up and this week I finish up sewing it! I install the zippered collar, attached the sleeves, and sewed in the hem band. Read on and sew-along!

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 12/2017: Part 1

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I know I skipped last week’s Mash Up post, but I was away in studio filming another course and sew-along for BurdaStyle Academy! This I’m back and very excited about my December issue Mash Up. I chose a pattern from our recent Home for the Holidays collection as I loved all the cozy and festive styles. Read on to see which sewing pattern I picked and my first steps in sewing my December issue Mash Up…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 11/2017: Reveal

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Here is my finished November Mash Up! I’m so thrilled how this top turned out, so thrilled that I even made another version without sleeves to wear under blazers and cardigans. This velvet and sweater knit variation of our Faux Wrap Blouse is cozy while being a bit fancy too due to the burn out velvet. I see myself wearing this top a lot during the holiday season with various pants and skirts. Read on to see more images as well as my sleeveless version…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 11/2017: Part 2

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Last week I started my November Mash Up and I’m making our Faux Wrap Blouse from the 11/2017 issue. I got some serious progress done this week as I lined the front bodice, attached the back, and sewed in the sleeves.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 11/2017: Part 1

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I’m starting my Mash Up a little late this month since I was travelling around Italy the first part of November, and although I’m a tad bit sad to be home from all the amazing food and fashions, I’m super excited to be reunited with my sewing machine! On my last reveal post I asked which of two patterns I should make, and with your consideration and the time I have left in the month I went with the blouse…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 10/2017: Reveal

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With Pants Month coming to an end, so does my pants Mash Up! These jeans turned out great and I love the retro vibe they have with the color of denim to fit and embroidery. Read on to see more pictures of my finished embroidered jeans from the 10/2017 issue…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 10/2017: Sewing Part 3

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These embroidered jeans using our Pleat Trousers pattern have been so much fun to sew for Pants Month! Last week I finished off the leg embroidery and started to install the waistband, and this week I finish the waistband, sew the zipper and attach the frayed cuffs to complete these pants!

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 10/2017: Sewing Part 2

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This week was all about the embroidery on my pants! I have been having so much fun making these pants this month for Pants Month, that I think I’m going to have to make some others as I love this pattern so much. Read on to see my next steps in sewing these embroidered jeans…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 10/2017: Sewing Part 1

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Since October is Pants Month it was only suiting to “Mash Up” a pants sewing pattern for my October project. Ironically the 10/2017 issue of BurdaStyle only had one pants sewing pattern in it, so I was faced with making it! Glad they were a super cute style. Read on to see my first steps in sewing these pants…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 09/2017: Reveal

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Last week I finished off with sewing the cuff and this week is all about the shirred collar! Then after I sewed in the collar and stitched the hem my blouse was finished and I absolutely love it and it is the perfect blouse for the fall time. Read on to see how I finished sewing my blouse and more images…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 09/2017: Sewing Part 2

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Last week I debuted which pattern from the September issue I was mashing up! It’s our High Neck Blouse, and this week I made some great progress on it. Read on to see my next steps in sewing this fall floral blouse…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 09/2017: Sewing Part 1

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A new month equals a new mash up! This month I’m sewing up a blouse in a fall floral crepe that I know I will get a lot of wear out of. I’m excited to share the first steps in sew this blooming blouse…

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