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!

Trend Spotting: Metallic


With all the fashion weeks going on as well as the Olympics, no wonder a metallic trend has popped up! As opposed to the Olympics, both silver or gold will rank you top in style. Metallic fabrics are really in this season, and I love the way they make the simplest of patterns look amazing. Check out some runway metallic looks, as well as a peek into the metallic top I made, and lastly my pics for our top metallic patterns on

Advanced Japanese Techniques


Want to learn more elaborate applications of Shingo Sato’s Transformational Reconstruction? Click here to register for Monday’s web seminar to learn how to be a fashion architect!

Texture Play: 7 Spring Patterns


Eyelet lace, embellished jackets, and drapey pants make pretty shapes for spring. Try out these unexpected fabric combos when the weather starts to warm up. These designs are from the March 2012 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Best Of BurdaStyle: Plus Size Pattern Collection


We’re back this month with another pattern collection mini kit! Get 8 of our best selling plus size patterns of all time for one low price! Buy yours now.

Sewing Lesson: Blouse with Front Pleats #114 10/2011


Here is an easy to follow sewing lesson for our Blouse with Front Pleats sewing pattern that debuted in the October 2011 issue of Burda Style magazine in our recently updated Cameo pattern collection. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this delicate blouse!

New at BurdaStyle Videos: How to Modify Your Pattern for Stretch Fabrics


Check out this week’s newest BurdaStyle Video, How to Accommodate Your Pattern For Stretch Fabrics for a tutorial on how to modify your pattern for stretch fabrics and knits.

NYFW 2014: Get our Favorite Looks


See our a few of our favorite collections from New York Fashion Week 2014, and get the Burda patterns to try the trends at home!

Pretty Grunge: 8 Nineties Inspired Patterns


Nineties grunge lite is still on trend. Get a soft and casual look in these skirts, dresses, and tops. These new designs are from the March 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Rowan Giveaway


Tell us your best tip for maintaining your sewing machine for your chance to win an Amy Butler prize pack!

Necchi On the Go Sweepstakes


Want to win a brand new machine? How about 3! We’re giving away three beautiful Necchi machines AND a trip to the Sew Down in Nashville. Enter now!. Update: Jennifer Strause is the winner of the EX30 machine. The EX60 machine goes to Robin Barrett.

Valentine's Day: Style Guide


Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, and it is not too late to put together a last minute outfit for your plans! Even if you don’t have any plans, lounging around in silky garments and watching movies (and eating chocolate) is a great way to spend the evening… that is what I did last year. This year I have plans, and I’ll show how I plan to style my outfit. I also put together some of my favorite member projects and some free sewing patterns that are very V-Day appropriate.

Top 10 Organizing Tips


Fabrics, notions and trims galore!
How do you keep your sewing sanctuary organized?

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Hong Kong Garden: 11 Lovely Designs


Cheongsam-inspired dresses, floral silks, and wide legged swingy pants are luxurious with hints of Asian style. These patterns are from the February 2012 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions for previously published patterns have been updated.


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