Back by Popular Demand...Transformational Reconstruction: Japanese Techniques


During this web seminar, you’ll learn how to create new style lines in 3D on a bodice muslin and how to deconstruct them into new pattern pieces. Read More Here!

How-to Video: Sew the Athletic Jacket


Meg Healy will take you step by step through the entire process of sewing our stretch athletic jacket sewing pattern. Watch Preview Here!

Open Road: 11 Fall Patterns


Fill the tank and hit the road on an autumn adventure. These blouses, dresses, and layering pieces have a bohemian style to take out for a ride. This collection is from the October 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions to previously published patterns have been updated.

Look Your Best In Professionally Tailored Garments


There’s nothing worse than spending hours sewing yourself a gorgeous garment, only to realize that the final fit is less than flattering. As most of you know, there is much more to professional tailoring than shortening a hem or taking in side seams. Here are a few of the many tailoring guidelines you can use to improve the overall look and fit of your garments… plus a sneak peek into Meg’s upcoming Tailoring Course!

Celebrity Style Inspiration: Emma Watson


Get classic looks like English rose Emma Watson. We share our favorite red carpet looks and the patterns to get them.

Sweater Weather Pattern Sale: 30% off Fall Patterns


Today is the first day of fall here and we are celebrating by offering 30% off some of our trendiest fall styles. From now until the end of September purchase one or all of our featured sewing patterns for only $3.50!

Introducing Knit Slopers: Top/Dress and Legging Sloper


I am so excited to announce the release of our new knit sloper! We have added two new slopers to our expanding sloper pattern collection so you can easily build up your sloper library and design and draft your own stylish sewing patterns. These slopers are meant for those sewers who enjoy sewing with knits whether it be spandex, jersey, sweater knit, fleece, the list goes on!

Summer 2014 Best Selling Dresses


Today marks the first day of fall, so we’re counting down the top 10 most popular dress patterns of summer 2014! Sew one up to celebrate the change in seasons.

Jeans Techniques: How to make Elegant, Strong, and Professional-looking Jeans, Pants and Trousers


This Web Seminar will show you tips and tricks for making long-lasting, beautiful pants Read More Here!

Get to Know our Tailoring Course in GIFs


Find out why the Perfect Fit Tailoring Course is a must for all DIY fashionistas. We give you the top 5 reasons to take the course, in GIFs!

Golden Era: 8 Patterns with Roaring 20s Style


Flapper style, made modern. Look for flirty dresses, a cropped chiffon cami, and one gorgeous pair of pants. These designs are from the October 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Hillside Holiday: 13 Oktoberfest Patterns


Take a trip through the hills in these old fashioned designs for you and the kids, perfect for Oktoberfest. These patterns are from the September 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Top 10 Trouser Patterns + Tips for Sewing Your Own Jeans


It’s time to retire the sundresses and snuggle up in cardigans and trousers. Scroll through 10 of our best-selling pants patterns, then join next week’s web seminar on how to make your own jeans! Make this the year you sew a perfect pair of pants.

Become a Fashion Designer: All about Management, Money and Marketing... Have you signed up?


Have you always dreamed of becoming a fashion designer? Do you want to dedicate more of your time to something you truly love? If so, this course is for YOU! Sign up here!

Adobe Photoshop for Fashion Design


This web seminar teaches you basic photo editing and effects to build presentation boards. Sign up here!


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