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Sew Along: Men's Shirt Sewing Pattern


Hi BurdaStylers! Welcome to the first post of our men’s shirt sewing pattern sew along. I really wanted to incorporate more men’s sewing into our blog and here are my first steps (working on some pattern alteration posts as well). My partner picked out this fabulously retro fabric and asked me to make him a short sleeve button up shirt with it. I first said “yes” and then also thought I should share my experience with Burda since of course I would be using a men’s burda sewing pattern. Read on to see how I prepped the pattern…

At The Beach: 12 New Children's Sewing Patterns


This children’s collection from the July 2010 issue of BurdaStyle features sewing patterns for girls and boys as well as unisex patterns such as hats that are all perfect for a long day at the beach followed by a lazy evening of lounging.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Dress Debut!


I finished my dress! This dress was so easy to sew, and I’m totally wanting to make the actual blouse version of this pattern now. Read on to see my last sewing steps and the dress reveal…

Sewing Lesson: Seersucker Shorts #107A 07/2016


Follow this sewing lesson to make our Seersucker Shorts sewing pattern that debuted in our Home Sweet Home pattern collection from the July 2016 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew these summery shorts with hip pockets and fly front zipper.

Island Hopping: 11 Updated Women's Sewing Patterns


This collection from the July 2010 issue of BurdaStyle features jersey garments that will allow you to travel in style and comfort! You will also love chic dresses and outfits to be worn once you’ve arrived at your warm destination.

What to Wear this Fourth of July


Here are five outfit ideas If you want to look patriotic this 4th of July without looking like, well, you’re wearing an American flag. All you need are is a red, white or blue garment and some carefully chosen accessories and you’re goo to go, no matter what you’re doing to celebrate our amazing country. Happy 4th of July, BurdaStylers!

Parisian Excursion: 8 Updated Plus Size Sewing Patterns


This collection from the October 2010 issue of BurdaStyle is for all you Australians on the other side of the world experiencing colder temperatures or for the planners who are already planning your fall wardrobes. It has been updated with new instructions and six of the patterns are brand new to BurdaStyle.com.

Best Seller Pattern Bundles!


We were curious to see what BurdaStylers have been sewing lately, and we have compiled the three best selling sewing patterns for the months of April, May, and June. Best of all we have bundled them together for you at a discount so you are getting a pattern for free! Read on to see the three best selling patterns for each month…

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Peasant Blouse Pattern Reveal


Hi BurdaStylers! I’m back in the sewing groove and I started my next Mash Up using our Peasant Blouse pattern that you all voted on! Since I just finished sewing a blouse I decided to make this peasant top pattern into a dress. Read on to see more…

BurdaStyle Academy: August & September 2016 Course Calendar

Check out what’s going on in August and September on BurdaStyle Academy to plan out your summer!

Home Sweet Home: 8 New Women's Sewing Patterns


Butterflies, flowers and striped prints give these outfits from the July 2016 issue of BurdaStyle magazine playful details that have a romantic fashion flair.

5 Reasons to Take On-Demand Courses With BurdaStyle Academy


Have you thought about taking one of our online classes, but it didn’t fit with your schedule? Good news! Now you can take our on-demand classes anytime!

The Burda Girl's Garment of Summer


Earlier this month I had the pleasure of sewing some summer garments for my BurdaStyle team mates Ty & Ali! I’m used to sewing things for myself, but it is always nice to make something for someone else and see them smile when they wear it. Read more about their summer garments below…

How to Make Your Own Wide Leather Belt


This DIY is all about the waist! Control full garments with a cinch at the waist, read on to see our two free belt patterns that you can use to make your waistline shine.

Sew Pre-Teen: 5 Sewing Patterns for Pre-Teen Girls


These jersey garments from the new July issue of BurdaStyle are so easy that little designers can sewn them themselves – with just a little help.


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