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Eye Catcher: 6 New Plus Size Patterns


Form fitting dresses for summer are here, plus a pair of go anywhere trousers and breezy high-low blouse. This collection in shimmering neutrals and graphic patterns has you covered for summer days, from lunch dates to the office. These designs are from the June 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Featured Member: Ellen Hatteland


Our latest featured member, Ellen Hatteland, also known as Ellen4260 is one of BurdaStyle’s most prolific sewers! Read on about her sewing style, high energy life, and how she has more than 125 finished projects in her Burda studio.

Sewing Lesson: X Shawl Collar Top 105 04/2014


Here is an easy to follow sewing lesson for our X Shawl Collar Top sewing pattern that debuted in our Paradise Found pattern collection from the April 2014 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this unique top.

Bring Your Designs to Life: Transfer your Style Lines from Sketch to Pattern


During this web seminar you will learn how to incorporate your sketch and transfer those new style lines and or details to your physical pattern. Sign up for Thursday’s Web Seminar Bring Your Designs to Life: Transfer your Style Lines from Sketch to Pattern

Blue Mood: 9 Cool Summer Projects


Cool down with dresses in refreshing shades of blue, plus bootcut pants and a new take on the jersey tee. These designs are from the June 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Float Away in 3 Light and Airy Looks for Summer


Combat hot weather with outfits in our favorite lightweight fabrics. Styling boards show you how to get our favorite looks in chiffons and sheers, and get tips for sewing delicate fabrics with next week’s web seminar.

A Day in the Life: Interview Feature with Meg Healy

A while ago I was approached by Fanshawe College where I initially studied Fashion Design, do to a feature on me and my Job at to promote their Fashion Design program. I was happy to allow them into my studio and capture a day in the life working for I love what I do, and I love being apart of this fabulous creative community of sewers who constantly inspire me.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: May Issue


This is the first month that I actually felt the heat of the summer, and all I wanted to wear was summer dresses. So this month I decided to Mash Up a sweet dress for myself to wear on those hot summer days. There were many lovely dresses from the May issue and it was a back and fourth between our portrait mini dress and the sweetheart neckline dress… but ultimately I went with the sweetheart dress from our Cabana Cutie pattern collection, and I sure felt like a cabana cutie when this dress was done!

How-to Video: Sew the Diagonal Lines Dress


In this video, Denise Wild will show you how to sew the stunning Burdastyle Diagonal Lines Dress from start to finish!

Strategies & Techniques for Sewing with Sheer to Very Lightweight Fabrics


Learn the best techniques for working with sheer/lightweight fabrics at every stage of construction in Monday’s Web Seminar! Sign up for Strategies & Techniques for Sewing with Sheer to Very Lightweight Fabrics

Festival of Colors: 12 Sunlit Designs


See dresses for every style, beginner friendly silky trousers, and a maxi dress fit for a princess in a full spectrum of bright colors in this summery collection. These previously unreleased designs are from the June 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Father's Day Gift Ideas


Father’s day is coming up on June 15th, and dads can be some of the hardest people to shop for. Here are a few DIY gift ideas that your dad is sure to love!

Break a Sweat with the Latest Kit!


Introducing the BurdaStyle Active Wear Collection, your all-in-one collection for stylish workout gear. Specially priced for June only!

Member Model Challenge: Asymmetric Designer Dress


DEADLINE EXTENDED: Enter by July 16th 11:59 EST. We are excited to launch our next Member Model Challenge for our Asymmetric Dress!


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