Trousers, blazers, and blouses in cool neutrals have model-off-duty style. This collection is from the August 2010 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions to previously published patterns have been updated.
Every wardrobe needs a fitted Leather Jacket. Transform your outfit with this tough girl staple, complete with waist darts and a stand up collar.
These Trousers have a classic straight leg fit with pleats at the waist. Classic menswear styling gets extra flair from decorative zippers at the inseam.
This Blouse with Pocket has a straight menswear cut with a narrow collar and topstitched chest pocket. Tuck it in or belt it for a more feminine shape, or wear it open over a tank. A deeply Pleated Skirt has a wraparound look with more structure.
Beat the weather in a stylish anorak jacket with a drawstring waist and hem. This piece has lots of detail, like snap pockets and a hood.
An asymmetrical zip gives this windbreaker style Blouson Jacket that little something extra. The blouson fit goes over anything and is finished with a straight collar and snap pockets.
A straight menswear cut is offset by lightweight fabric in the Sheer Blouse with Pocket. This blouse has a thin round collar and a topstitched chest pocket.
Ankle length skinny Trousers with Back Pockets are a timeless style you can wear with everything. They look chic low slung with a white tank and boots.
Layered jersey instantly makes your outfit look relaxed and casual. Slip on this soft and cozy Two Layer Top with jeans, trousers, or even shorts for a laid back look.
A stand up collar gives this jacket a vintage military feeling. A boxy jacket with pockets toughens up your look and makes jeans and a tee put together.
Your casual outfits can be just as well styled as office separates and dresses. This collection mixes and matches, especially in go-with-everything shades of grey and navy.