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What to Wear this Fourth of July


Here are five outfit ideas If you want to look patriotic this 4th of July without looking like, well, you’re wearing an American flag. All you need are is a red, white or blue garment and some carefully chosen accessories and you’re goo to go, no matter what you’re doing to celebrate our amazing country. Happy 4th of July, BurdaStylers!

Parisian Excursion: 8 Updated Plus Size Sewing Patterns


This collection from the October 2010 issue of BurdaStyle is for all you Australians on the other side of the world experiencing colder temperatures or for the planners who are already planning your fall wardrobes. It has been updated with new instructions and six of the patterns are brand new to BurdaStyle.com.

Best Seller Pattern Bundles!


We were curious to see what BurdaStylers have been sewing lately, and we have compiled the three best selling sewing patterns for the months of April, May, and June. Best of all we have bundled them together for you at a discount so you are getting a pattern for free! Read on to see the three best selling patterns for each month…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Peasant Blouse Pattern Reveal


Hi BurdaStylers! I’m back in the sewing groove and I started my next Mash Up using our Peasant Blouse pattern that you all voted on! Since I just finished sewing a blouse I decided to make this peasant top pattern into a dress. Read on to see more…

BurdaStyle Academy: July & August 2016 Course Calendar

Check out what’s going on in July and August on BurdaStyle Academy to plan out your summer!

Home Sweet Home: 8 New Women's Sewing Patterns


Butterflies, flowers and striped prints give these outfits from the July 2016 issue of BurdaStyle magazine playful details that have a romantic fashion flair.

5 Reasons to Take On-Demand Courses With BurdaStyle Academy


Have you thought about taking one of our online classes, but it didn’t fit with your schedule? Good news! Now you can take our on-demand classes anytime!

The Burda Girl's Garment of Summer


Earlier this month I had the pleasure of sewing some summer garments for my BurdaStyle team mates Ty & Ali! I’m used to sewing things for myself, but it is always nice to make something for someone else and see them smile when they wear it. Read more about their summer garments below…

How to Make Your Own Wide Leather Belt


This DIY is all about the waist! Control full garments with a cinch at the waist, read on to see our two free belt patterns that you can use to make your waistline shine.

Sew Pre-Teen: 5 Sewing Patterns for Pre-Teen Girls


These jersey garments from the new July issue of BurdaStyle are so easy that little designers can sewn them themselves – with just a little help.

Sewing Lesson: Cutout Dress #112 06/2016


Follow this sewing lesson to make our Cutout Dress sewing pattern that debuted in our Queen of the Desert pattern collection from the June 2016 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this printed dress with cool cutouts. You won’t even need to wear a necklace with this dress!

Buy vs. Make: Summer Dress Edition


While I don’t think many of us are spending hundreds (or thousands!) of dollars on everyday summer dresses, there’s no harm in getting inspiration from looking at them. It’s amazing what you can do with your creativity and sewing skills to create a garment that looks like a thousand bucks, when it may have only cost you fifty bucks as well as a few enjoyable sewing hours. We’ve rounded up a few gorgeous designer dresses that we spotted at Net-A-Porter and paired them with nearly identical BurdaStyle dress patterns in this edition of Buy or Make so that you can get the look for way less.

Match Point: 10 New Women's Sewing Patterns


White and light grey combine for sporty and stylish looks from this collection from the July 2016 issue of BurdaStyle that complement glowing skin and the sophisticated details on these dresses, tops and skirts add an extra special touch.

DIY Cutouts


Often feared, here desired – cut holes in colorful jersey basics to make them uniquely yours!

Learn How to Take Any Pattern and Make It Your Size!


Once you’ve finished this online course, Pattern Grading for Plus Sizes, you’ll be able to take any pattern, whatever its size, and make it fit you!


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