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    • New Sewing Podcast: Calling All Questions!

      Added Jul 13, 2017

      Exciting news over here! This new podcast (hosted by me!) will provide fashion trend inspiration, sewing tips and techniques for sewing the latest styles and building your budget-friendly yet runway-worthy wardrobe. Audience participation is encouraged, as we solicit…

    • BurdaStyle Fashion Show!

      Added Mar 13, 2017

      Hi BurdaStylers! I’m back from The Original Sewing and Quilt Expo in Atlanta and what a great show. Did you catch our Fashion Show LIVE on Facebook? If not click to view because it was a great show w…

    • Fall Coat Trends

      Added Oct 25, 2016

      While we are still enjoying the fall temperatures here in Colorado, we know that serious cold weather is just around the corner and now is the time to sewing for it. Back in February, fashion designers sent coats down their runways that set the trends for our approac…

    • Fabric Print Trends for Summer

      Added Jul 26, 2016

      The best part of sewing is fabric shopping right? As well as the ability to make any style of garment with whatever fabric you choose. To keep my sewing projects on trend I looked up what the shining fabric prints were on the spring/summer 2016 runways. Read on to se…

    • DIY Added Straps

      Added May 27, 2016

      Two’s a charm with straps and in this DIY we will show you how to transform basic tops into runway inspired looks!

    • Spring 2016 Style & Trends

      Added May 4, 2016

      From glitzy sequins to beach-ready mesh tops, our favorite trends for spring 2016 will make fantastic sewing projects for the season. Feminine ruffles for work and happy hour? Yes please! Micro pleats for brunch? On the list! Bold stripes for fun daytime events? Got …

    • Our Runway to Reality Look Book with Brother Is Here!

      Added Apr 26, 2016

      Notice something different about our BurdaStyle banner? You can now download our Runway to Reality look book with Brother! To keep up to date and in the loop with everything Burda then enter your email above to access the look book filled with sewing tutorials, runwa…

    • Make a Garment in an Hour or Less

      Added Apr 13, 2016

      Have you ever watched wondered how the designers on Project Runway are able to construct garments in such a short time frame? Us too! If you want to give you hands a go at a quick garment turnaround, try any of these five projects that will only take you an hour or l…

    • Ribbon Work Shirts!

      Added Apr 1, 2016

      Follow the straight and narrow – stitched on ribbons take tops and dresses to the fashion forefront. Check out this DIY from the 03/2016 issue of BurdaStyle magazine where ribbons are taken to their limit! Transform pieces into your wardrobe to look straight o…

    • Runway to Reality with Brother: Ty's Look

      Added Mar 28, 2016

      Happy Monday BurdaStylers! Hope you all had a wonderful Easter weekend. I’m very excited to share with your our latest (and final) look debut for our Runway to Reality look book with Brother. Ty was inspired by this look from th…

    • Runway to Reality with Brother: Ali's Look

      Added Mar 21, 2016

      Hi BurdaStylers, I’m so excited to share with you the look I made for Burda’s own Ali! This outfit is very much her style, and she was inspired by a look down the runway from designer Lela Rose at New York Fashion Week. For this look I made both the top and skirt fro…

    • Vote on My Next Mash Up Pattern

      Added Mar 16, 2016

      Hi there BurdaStylers! I had to take a tiny little break from my Mash Ups for the past couple of weeks since I was busy sewing looks for our Runway to Reality look book you can see my limegreen (or some see it yellow) dress here!

    • Runway to Reality with Brother: Denise's Look

      Added Mar 14, 2016

      Happy Monday BurdaStylers! Today we bring you Denise’s look that she sewed for our Runway to Reality look book with Brother. Last week we debuted Nadia’s look

    • Sew the Trends of Paris Fashion Week

      Added Mar 9, 2016

      Paris Fashion Week finishes off fashion month every season and with they bring the best of the best. Chanel, Dior, Valentino – just to name a few. We’ve taken six trends that we loved the most on the Parisian runways this season that we want to sew now and wear later…

    • Runway to Reality with Brother: Nadia's Look

      Added Mar 7, 2016

      Hi BurdaStylers! I hope you enjoyed my first look debut for our Runway to Reality loo…

    • Sew the Trends: London & Milan Fashion Week, Fall '16

      Added Mar 1, 2016

      As one would imagine, the looks that walked down the runway in London and Milan the past few weeks were much darker and heavier overall than what we saw in New York. Two of the main trends we saw in several shows was the surplus of sequins and velvet, these two fabri…

    • Runway to Reality with Brother: Meg's Look

      Added Feb 29, 2016

      Introducing our first look reveal for our Runway to Reality look book with Brother! The look book will be available at the beginning of April, and leading up to the launch we are debuting the looks along with our prep work. The…

    • Sew the Trends of New York Fashion Week

      Added Feb 24, 2016

      Another New York Fashion Week has come and gone, leaving us with a slew of old and new trends to look forward to sewing this year. Technically, these collections are for fall 2016 but we couldn’t help but notice that many of the pieces presented were springy in natur…

    • Runway to Reality with Brother!

      Added Feb 19, 2016

      Hi BurdaStylers, today is my first day back from vacation and I’m excited to be back to the Burda world. Now that I am back in the swing of things I am so excited to get really started on our Runway to Reality look book with Brother! You will be hearing a lot about t…

    • Fashion School Crash Course with Project Runway Alumni... Starts Jan 28th!

      Added Jan 14, 2016

      As soon as I heard that the Fashion School Crash Course was coming to BurdaStyle Academy, I was excited! I looked through all the videos in the course and even I learned a new thing or two. The content is unique and informative, and doesn’t just pertain to someone wh…