Winter Wonder: 9 New Patterns


Conquer the cold in this white hot collection of winter coats, skirts and sweaters. These unique designs are sure to add a touch of class and sophistication to your winter wardrobe. The patterns are from the January 2015 issue of Burda Style Magazine.

Join Meg for her Live Web Seminar on Making your own Shape Wear!

Shape wear is expensive to buy, and fun to make if you know the right fabric, sewing, and pattern drafting technique. Get all the know-how in Meg’s live web seminar this Monday December 15th… Reserve your spot here to attend the event and ask all the questions you want. Watch to learn more!

What's Happening this Month at BurdaStyle Academy (in GIFS)


Expand your sewing repertoire with these online courses this month at BurdaStyle Academy!

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: Wrap Dress Pattern Debut!


Last week and I debuted my cape mash up I asked you guys what pattern I should mash up next! Many of you said our Wrap Dress with Sash pattern would be a good choice for me, so I decided to take it on as my next mash up pattern I am excited to get started on this dress. Check out what fabric I chose to make it in…

Child's Play: 6 New Girl's Patterns


Children will be thrilled to get dressed up this season with this collection of adorable jackets, coats and dresses. These patterns are from the December 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Create your Own Shape Wear: Smoothing and Slimming Undergarments for All Sizes


Meg Healy will show you how to create you own personal collection of shape wear! Sign up here!

Draft the Perfect Fitting Dress Using Draping


Learn draping techniques to construct a bodice and skirt sloper (block), which you can use to create endless pattern variations. Read more here about the new online course here!

3 Reasons to Sign up for Thursday's Live Web Seminar


Have you always wanted to sew your own perfectly fitted pants? Read the top 3 reasons why you should sign up for Learning Backwards: Dispelling Old Practices and Perfecting the Art of Pants Fitting and Construction the Easy Way

5 Reasons Why You Should Sew Your Own Lingerie (in GIFS)


Sew Your Own Personal 8-Piece Lingerie Collection and learn how to sew your own slips, camisoles, several types panties, bras, garter belts and much more. ( You’ll have your own collection in time for Valentines Day!)

Digital Pattern Drafting Course

This course demonstrates perfectly the future of at-home pattern drafting! Just imagine creating your own sewing patterns without the use of a large table and rulers. You’ll learn in 9 weeks how to utilize computer programs such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to develop and draft your own sewing patterns and then print them off on your home printer. Watch the promo and Reserve your spot here.

Registration Extended For the Sew-Along With Denise Wild!


It’s not too late to join us for the Sew-Along to make your own Hourglass Lace Gown! We got off to a great start with the first lesson yesterday, and we want you to join in. Check out some pictures to see how Denise’s dress is coming along and get a discount code to save 25% on registration!

Holiday Style: 5 New Cozy Patterns


Dress to impress at every seasonal celebration marked in your social calendar this year with this collection of sophisticated and versatile styles that you can keep in your closet to wear all year round. These patterns are from the December 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Learning Backwards: Dispelling Old Practices and Perfecting the Art of Pants Fitting and Construction the Easy Way


PERFECT your fitting techniques and create a fit template to use again and again! Read more here!

Digital Pattern Drafting


If you are interested in skipping the paper, rulers and French curves and learning to draft right on the computer…Sign up for the Digital Pattern Drafting with Adobe Illustrator Course

Celebrity Style Inspiration: The BurdaStyle Hourglass Lace Gown


We enlisted your help to choose the pattern for Denise Wild’s upcoming Sew-Along, and the stunning Hourglass Lace Gown was the top pick. This glamorous gown will definitely have all eyes on you- making it the perfect choice for a holiday event or New Year’s party. Get inspired by these stylish celebrities dazzling in similar styles and join us for the sew-along!


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