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


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

Web Seminar: Designing Garments You'll Love To Wear


Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: Cape Pattern Reveal

What inspired me to pick our Cape with Hood pattern for my next mash up for you to sew along with, was our Bundle Up Sale (and the fact that I have no cool jackets to wear this season)! We have marked down 30 jacket and coat patterns until Oct 31st including the Cape with Hood which I will be documenting my progress on each week as part of my latest Mash Up.

Win A Copy Of BurdaStyle Modern Sewing: Wardrobe Essentials!


We are beyond excited to announce the release of BurdaStyle’s brand new book, BurdaStyle Modern Sewing: Wardrobe Essentials! If you love BurdaStyle fashion patterns, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to give your entire wardrobe a BurdaStyle makeover! Take home your very own copy with our latest Comment-to-Win giveaway.

Featured Instructor: Deborah Moebes


We chat design, bias tape, and juggling work and family with Deborah Moebes. Get to know the instructor of Flat Patternmaking: How to Draft Sewing Patterns from Your Own Measurements.

DIY Halloween Costume: Scandal's Olivia Pope


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.

Designing Garments You'll Love To Wear


Learn how to apply the elements & principles to your pattern selection and garment design! Read more here!

Ingenue: 6 New Patterns for Starlets at Heart


Step into the spotlight with beautiful silk cocktail dresses, blouses, and unusual coats. These designs are from the November 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

The Bundle Up Sale Starts Now!


30 select jacket and coat patterns are now marked down to $3.99. See the full list and start shopping! This sale ends October 31.

Flat Patternmaking Course Introduction


Instructor Deborah Moebes just invited us into her studio to chat about her upcoming course, Flat Patternmaking: How to Draft Sewing Patterns from Your Measurements.

How To Sew the Men's Barbour Jacket


This stylish military-inspired jacket will make a great addition to any wardrobe with it’s flattering silhouette and intriguing design features. Watch video here!

All About our Leggings Sloper: How to Grade, Draft, Design and Sew!


During this live webinar, you’ll learn how to use our Knit Leggings Sloper pattern to create new knit patterns that fit you! Read more here!

Rustic Weekend: 9 Country Designs for the Outdoors


Go far afield in wrap dresses, detailed jackets, and comfy separates for fall. These patterns are from the November 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions for previously published patterns have been updated.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: Peplum Top Project Debut!


Voila! My dream denim suit is now complete and consists of my finished Split Neck Peplum Top and Straight Skirt in matching stretch denim fabric. As I said in my last week’s progress report I still needed to finish up the hand stitching, so check out my last step and the finished project.

DIY Halloween Costume: Frozen's Elsa and Anna


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.


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