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Buy or Make: Polka Dot Edition

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Some are big, some are small…either way, they are back for spring 2015! This classic print comes in a myriad of different styles and looks great on every type of garment from shorts to skirts to blazers. It adds a timeless, girlie and all-out cool feel to every outfit and we can’t wait to sew up our favorite patterns in a polka dot print. We’re seeing spots (pun intended!) for this trend!

Becoming a Better Sewing Teacher

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In this power session, you’ll learn how to determine what classes to offer, who your students will be, how to set teaching goals, how to address the needs of student skill and scheduling, how to plan your time, and how to evaluate the work of your students and your own success as a teacher. Register here!

New Online Course: Serger 101

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Katrina Walker gives you 5 Reasons to Love Your Serger!

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Sewing My Vintage Flore Dress

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This week I started to sew my Vintage Flore Dress, I started with the bodice and then next week I’ll tackled that huge gathered skirt! Check out my steps in sewing the bodice to my mash up dress.

Throwback Thursday $1 Patterns!

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In honor of Throwback Thursday, each Thursday we will be bringing back a pattern from the past for only $1 for 24 hours! The chosen pattern for that week will be announced on our social accounts so make sure to like/follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

Let’s get social!

Business Trip (Plus Size): 10 Patterns

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This plus size collection from the February 2010 issue of BurdaStyle magazine features classic styles for the elegant woman. You will love the timeless jackets, beautiful dresses and an easy-to-wear batwing top.

Underneath it All!

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From purely simple to elaborate designs using the most up-to-date professional design and sewing techniques for slips, camisoles, several types panties, bras, garter belts and much more! Register here!

Wild West: 9 Patterns

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Welcome to the Wild West! This country collection brings us back to basics with a denim jacket, chambray shirts and a few drool-wothy fringe pieces. This collection has been brought back from the Burda archives and it is from the 02/2010 issue.

Work it out with Meg Healy!

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Are you ready to learn how to sew your own workout wear, for a fraction of what it costs in stores?! Read more here!

The Top 5 Reasons to Sew your Own Shape Wear (In GIFS)

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Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop: Concept Boards, Mood Boards, & Designing Your Garments

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Are you head over heels for fashion? Do you live and breathe style? You’ll learn the step-by-step processes that all fashion industry professionals use to develop collections. This 4-part course will teach you how the trends apply to your target customer, the basics of Adobe Photoshop and in depth Adobe Illustrator training to illustrate your own collection!

Read more here!

Sahara Dreams: 6 New Patterns

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This new collection from the May 2015 issue of BurdaStyle magazine comes to you from the Saharan Desert! Complete with beautiful summer dresses, blouses, a pair of dressed up jogger pants and a poncho.

Beginner Tips For Sewing A Skirt

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4 skirt-making tips that translate to any project you’re sewing.

Trend Spotting: Apron/Wrap Pants

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Give your basic trousers a twist with this new trend that we’ve seen fashion bloggers, celebrities (favorites Kendall Jenner and Emma Watson!) and runways models sporting since the S/S 15 shows this past September, the apron or wrap trousers. Don’t be afraid to mix things up every once in awhile, these pants will add a freshness to your spring wardrobe.

How to Sell on Etsy: Pricing, Marketing & Photography

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Are you ready to make a profit from sewing? Are you interested in selling your sewing projects or crafts on Etsy? If so, this course is for you! Register here

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