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!

How-to Video: Sew the X Wrap Dress


In this video, Meg Healy will take you through each step of the sewing process for the eye-catching BurdaStyle X Wrap Dress! Watch Preview Here!

Field Trip: 11 Patterns for the Countryside


Go far afield in this collection of bib dresses, waistcoats, and wool jackets in pale blues and textured fall fabrics. These patterns are from the October 2010 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions to previously published patterns have been updated.

Pant Alterations


Pant alteration are very common for ready to wear garments, especially if you wear an in-between size. The best place to make a waist adjustment on a pair of jeans is at the center back. Check out the steps to complete a successful alteration to the waist and waistband.

Styling a Men's Shirt


Steal the shirt right off his back to make three fall outfits. Or, sew your own with our favorite women’s blouses or the Jakob Shirt in the BurdaStyle Menswear Pattern and Technique Kit!

Featured Instructor: Alicia Sanchez


We chat with Alicia Sanchez, the instructor behind our upcoming course, Become a Fashion Designer: All About Management, Money and Marketing.


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