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Holiday Giveaway: Day 10 - Win Two Thread Collections from Coats & Clark!

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Welcome to Day 10 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win two thread collections from Coats & Clark! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Sunday, December 11th to be entered to win!

Trend on Trend: Peplums

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If you’re looking to update your wardrobe or add a trendy element to your sewing projects, look no further than the peplum. Designers like Jason Wu, Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen and the girls from Cushnie et Ochs were putting a little extra oomph into their runway collections by adding peplums to jackets, dresses, skirts, and tops. Check out a few of our favorite designer interpretations from the spring 2012 shows and download great BurdaStyle patterns to try the trend yourself!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 9 - Win a TG1600 SmartIron from Oliso!

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Welcome to Day 9 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a TG1600 SmartIron from Oliso! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Saturday, December 11th to be entered to win!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win a Signed Copy of Embroidered Effects, an Ultimate Kit, and Glow-in-the-Dark Floss from Sublime Stitching!

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Welcome to Day 8 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a Signed Copy of Embroidered Effects, an Ultimate Kit, and Glow-in-the-Dark Floss from Sublime Stitching! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Friday, December 9th to be entered to win!

The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook: E-Book Version

The e-book version of The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook released today!

Sneak Peek at The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook: Casey Cartwright's Dress Variation

BurdaStyle member Casey Cartwright (aka: elegantmusings) made a fantastic variation of our dress pattern from The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook and we called on her expertise to give you a sneak peek at how her dress was done. Watch how she alters the skirt of the dress pattern and get inspired to grab a copy of The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook and try Casey’s variation for yourself!

You can purchase The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indie Bound or your favorite retailer; download the e-book version now from (enter retailers); international versions to be released January 2012!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win a Holding Pattern Overnight Bag from ModCloth!

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Welcome to Day 7 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a Holding Pattern Overnight Bag from ModCloth.com! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Thursday, December 8th to be entered to win!

The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook: Our San Francisco Launch Party!

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We’re headed to the West Coast next week and we’re taking The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook with us! Join us on Monday, December 12th from 5-9pm at TechShop SoMa for The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook Launch Party – San Francisco.

Join BurdaStyle at the American Folk Art Museum!

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BurdaStyle has been invited to host a “Make It Thursday” event at the American Folk Art Museum in New York City!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win the BERNINA Holiday Gift Basket!

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Welcome to Day 6 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win the BERNINA Holiday Gift Basket from BERNINA! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Wednesday, December 7th to be entered to win!

Featured Member: tilly-vanilly

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Where are you from and where do you live?
I’ve lived in various parts of London since moving here when I was 12 and am now happily settled in lovely Brixton.

It's All About Opulent Textiles

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One thing I love about winter time in New York city is the opulence of fashion— richly hued silks, luxurious brocades, Matelassé silks and cottons, sequins and embellishing. Today I have proof that if you cut a classic pattern from an opulent textile, you something new + fresh—read on to see what I mean!

The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook: Makes the Perfect Holiday Gift!

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Looking for the perfect gift for that savvy creative? With 5 fantastic patterns and endless variation possibilities, The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook is a great gift for both new and established sewers. With tips on everything from how to set up your sewing room, to how to read a pattern, to how to get the fit of your garment just right – this is the definitive resource for all your sewing needs. Snag it for a friend, a family member, or put it on your own wish list (you know you’ve been good this year!)

You can grab your copy of The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indie Bound or wherever books are sold!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 5 - Win The Colette Sewing Handbook, Three Patterns, and a $25 Gift Certificate from Colette Patterns!

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Welcome to Day 5 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win The Colette Sewing Handbook, Three Patterns, and a $25 Gift Certificate for the Colette Patterns shop from Colette Patterns! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Tuesday, December 6th to be entered to win!

Holiday Giveaway: Day 4 Win $100 worth of items from Oilcloth By The Yard!

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Welcome to Day 4 of our Holiday Giveaway! This is your chance to win $100 worth of items (of your choosing!) from Oilcloth By The Yard. Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Monday, December 5th to win!

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