Sewing Lesson: Diagonal Lines Dress 117 02/2012


Here is an easy to follow sewing lesson for our Diagonal Lines Dress sewing pattern that debuted in the February 2012 issue of Burda Style magazine in our recently updated Stop Traffic pattern collection. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this edgy asymmetrical dress!

New at BurdaStyle Videos: How to Sew Hip Pockets on Pants


In this week’s new BurdaStyle Video, learn how to sew hip pockets on pants!

How to Profit Big on E-Tailer Sites like Etsy.


Do you want to sell on E-tailer sites like Etsy? How about profiting big while having existing customers promote for you? Find out how on Thursday’s web seminar!

Sicilian Morning: 8 New Designs


If you have a soft spot for old world elegance and a certain set of Italian designers, this is the collection for you! Think flowing dresses and beautiful peasant tops for spring and summer. These patterns are from the March 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

In the Magazine: Spring Fabric Trends


Springtime is fast approaching; the season of blooming flowers and new beginnings. You won’t want to miss the spring issue of BurdaStyle US with our first-ever installment on fabric trends! Click below for a sneak peek of what’s in store this season from our favorite textile designers.

Launch Party in NYC!


Calling all New York City fashionistas! The Sewing Studio is hosting a spectacular launch party next week… and we want you to join us!

Taming a couture lace skirt: Behind the seams with Marina von Koenig Part 1


It’s been a long time since I last posted here. I really missed it, but a big move across Atlantic made it difficult to blog, let alone sewing. But it was the move that made me reexamine my wardrobe, with a revelation that something as simple as a skirt is probably the most worn and a most versatile garment in my wardrobe.

Web Seminar! Pattern Style Modifications: How to transfer your style lines from your sketch to pattern


Do you find yourself doodling fashion sketches and dreaming up designs of your very own? Bring your personal style to life and learn how to transfer these ideas onto your sewing pattern in Monday’s Web Seminar!

Stop Traffic: 9 Patterns in Grey and Yellow


We’re taking inspiration from the city highways with yellow, grey, and curving lines. The Stop Traffic collection has some serious curves! These patterns are from the February 2012 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions to previously published patterns have been updated.

Dockside: 11 Patterns for the Lakehouse


Spring rainstorms won’t get in your way in cute rain gear and casual outfits for kids. Dress for a beach play date or trip to the park in this fun collection from the March 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

New at BurdaStyle Videos: How to Sew a French Seam


In this week’s new BurdaStyle Video, learn how to sew a French seam that will add a high-end touch to your sewing projects!

Sewing the Perfect Patch Pocket


I have recently been making a lot of men’s button up shirts, and that means a lot of patch pockets for me! I thought I would share my no fail process of stitching on a patch pocket. Check it out.

Web Seminar: How to Start a Successful Sewing Blog


Want to start or improve your own blog? Learn key tips from Katy on how to set up a blog using WordPress and increase blog followers in Thursday’s web seminar!

Kind of Blue: 10 New Designs


Keep calm and cool in 10 new true blue designs. Easy chambray, breezy florals, and textured bouclé are just right for cool spring mornings. These designs are from the March 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

The Spring Issue of BurdaStyle US is Here!


BurdaStyle US Magazine’s spring issue has arrived, and is equally as spectacular as the premier! Dedicated to fabric, the spring issue highlights tools, tricks, techniques, and tips all relating to fabric for the home sewer. You won’t want to miss it!


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