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.

See What's New at BurdaStyle


The Burda site is now better than ever, with new pattern categories and streamlined how-tos. Make sure you get the scoop on all the ways to browse

Professional Hemming Techniques: Machine and hand stitches for sewing the perfect hem on all of your garments


Learn about different kinds of hemming techniques to create the perfect finish on all of your sewing projects. Sign up here!

Wear it Now, Wear it Later: The A Line Tank Dress


The A Line Tank Dress has been one of summer 2014’s top sellers. See how we style this summery dress for fall.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014: Zipper Neck Dress


Hi BurdaStylers, this mash up is one I have been wanting to do for a while and the end result is a dress totally my style (green and spandex!) and suitable for a night out on the town. I am proud of myself I must say, because this dress is all made up from scrap fabric even though I am still a bit sad that I used up the last of my fish scale spandex. Check out how I altered the paper pattern to have no waist seam and longer seams, and see how other members made this Zipper Neck Dress their own.

Jungle Book: 10 Patterns for Fall Adventures


Bring some freshness into your fall wardrobe with this greenery-filled collection. Sporty dresses, a cozy cardigan, and separates to layer with boots start the season right. These designs are from the October 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Wish Meg a Happy Birthday with A Surprise Sale!


BurdaStyle’s very own Meg Healy turns 25 this weekend! Help her celebrate the quarter century mark with another flash sale. 25 of her favorite projects are now 50% off, so you can copy every single Meg’s Mash Up at a discount!

NEW at BurdaStyle Videos: Sew the Crossover Pants


This is a great video to watch if you want to sew a pair of stunning pants and advance your sewing skills at the same time!! Watch Preview Here!

How to Grow Your Creative Business: Expand Your Portfolio and Reach a New Market


If you already have a business or a product you’re selling, this web seminar will help you grow your sales, reach a new audience, and scale your company. Sign up here!

Remembering 9/11, Thirteen Years Later


Today marks the thirteenth anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy. The BurdaStyle New York office joins the rest of our city and country in remembering the victims and American heroes of this infamous day in history.

Rose Hip: 8 Plus Size Designs


Shades of rose, taupe, and smoky grey are draped and tied for a lovely early fall collection that’s pretty and wearable. These patterns are from the August 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine.


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