Fall 2014 Fabric Trends to Try


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!

Remembering Oscar De La Renta


Today, we lost one of the most beloved designers in American fashion. Legendary designer Oscar de la Renta passed away last night at the age of 82. He dressed movie stars, models, first ladies, and society belles for more than fifty years. Take a look back at a few of his most memorable gowns.

Top 10 Silk Patterns + Sewing with Silks Tips


Thursday’s web seminar is devoted to sewing with silks. Shop some of the best selling silk patterns from BurdaStyle and start making the most of this luxury fabric!

Sewing with Silk


During this live web seminar, learn some tricks to sewing and cutting silk successfully!

High Society: 7 New Fall Designs


Dress up outerwear with deep shawl collars and sew up a lovely fitted dress with a flounced hemline. The High Society collection is from the November 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Fabric Design Course Sneak Peek


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.

DIY Halloween Costume: Katniss Everdeen


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.

Two New Courses Starting Soon! Fabric Design and Flat Pattern Making

Read on to find out more and register to get a spot in each of these new interactive courses.

How to Make Money From Your Love of Sewing


During this live web seminar, you’ll learn how to turn your passion for sewing into a job in the industry or your own creative business!

Closing Time: 10 Professional Plus Size Patterns


Suit up for work in this bright collection of separates and dresses. A slim pencil skirt, flared coat, and the perfect cowl neck tee take you to the office in style. These designs are from the October 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions to previously published patterns have been updated.

Congratulations to The Magic Pattern Book Sewing Contest Grand Prize Winner


The votes are in, and we have a winner! Congratulations to Ellen Rosen, winner of a Baby Lock Imagine Serger.

Top 10 Fabric Care Tips


In every issue of the magazine, we highlight sewing tips given by BurdaStyle members in our Top 10 feature. For our upcoming spring issue, each of the ten sewers chosen to appear in the magazine will win a free copy to show off to friends and family!

After Class: 5 New Patterns for Tweens


Smart designs for kids make getting dressed for school a little easier. This collection is from the October 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: Peplum Top Progress Report


Last week I assembled a lot of the top portion of the pattern, and this week I focused on putting it all together. I am making our Split Neck Peplum Top and I am really liking it so far! Check out my progress this week in pictures so you can sew along too.

Celebrity Style Inspiration: Blake Lively


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


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