Starting Your Own Sewing School: Turn Your Hobby into a Curriculum with Staff, Students, and Strategic Growth

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If you want to share your passion for sewing with others through your own business, this web seminar will outline the clear steps to take right now. Read more here!

Unmentionables - Create Your Own Personal Lingerie Collection for all Sizes and Skill Levels

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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! Read more here!

Cocktail Hour: 8 Retro Patterns

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Pleated pants, short jackets, a statement coat, and cocktail dress are all inspired by Jackie O’s style. These designs are from the August 2010 issue of Burda Style magazine. All instructions for previously published patterns have been updated.

Celebrity Style Inspiration: Taylor Swift

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Taylor Swift has grown up from teen pop star to a full fledged fashion icon. We’re copying a few of our everyday looks as spotted in NYC. See our picks for Taylor Swift style you can sew yourself!

Gallery Tour: 12 Artistic Plus Size Patterns

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The latest plus size collection is full of beautiful florals. Wear these dresses, tops, and skirts to your next art opening or afternoon at the museum. These designs are from the August 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Sewing Lesson: Asymmetrical Jersey Dress 115 05/2014

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Here is an easy to follow sewing lesson for our Asymmetrical Jersey Dress sewing pattern that debuted in our Coconut Grove pattern collection from the May 2014 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this versatile cocktail dress.

July 2014 Favorites

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Look back at the best selling patterns from July.

Pricing Update

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Draft-it-yourself patterns are now available for 99¢.

Pattern Spotlight: The Sweetheart Neckline

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Stay pretty and polished through the sticky month of August with a sweetheart neckline. This cut looks lovely no matter the weather!

Pattern Drafting: How to draft various skirt styles using the BurdaStyle Skirt Sloper

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Patternmaking can seem daunting at first, but once you learn the basics you’ll be well on your way to creating your own patterns from scratch. Read more here!

Disco Ball: 12 Glittering Patterns

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Light up the night in velvet and metallic skirts, dresses, and tops. These designs are from the August 2014 issue of Burda Style magazine.

Ready to Start Your Own Sewing Business? Get the Latest Collection!

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Turn your passion to profit with the latest collection! The BurdaStyle Start Your Sewing Business Collection has everything you need to get started.

How to Read a Ruler

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Reading a ruler can be difficult, especially when reading a ruler in inches! But we all know that in sewing and pattern making reading a ruler is crucial especially when adding on those seam allowances and making pattern alterations. Check out this handy diagram on all the ruler marks as well as a how-to on easily adding measurement fractions!

BurdaStyle Magazine Subscriptions

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Check out the newly updated ways to subscribe to BurdaStyle magazine, or find out more about managing your existing subscription!

Petite Styling Tips

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See how to choose patterns that flatter petite figures, style ill-fitting ready-to-wear, plus some of our favorite petite sewing patterns! You can nine petite sewing patterns in the BurdaStyle Best of: Petites Collection.

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