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DIY Travel Jewelry Organizer


A place for everything! Regardless of whether at home or while traveling with this bright jewelry case, keeping things organized is really fun. Here we show you how you can quickly and easily sew such a jewelry case…

DIY Wrap Headband


GOOD HAIR DAY – A touch of hippie and a touch of Grande Dame. These style headbands hold hair perfectly in form and create a good mood, instantly. Read on to see how to make…

DIY Over Bra Top - The Latest Trend!


OUT IN THE OPEN! No more hiding – now we are wearing lingerie tops over blouses and T-shirts. Lace, leather, denim – this garment looks great in almost all fabrics, but take note: For all non-stretch fabrics, we recommend adding a zipper or hooks and eyes at the center back. Read on to see how to make…

DIY Leather Braided Keychain


How does a single leather strip become a woven keychain? Pure magic – or just clever braiding… here we show the trick!

Elevate Your Blouse with These Sporty Cuffs!


BRIGHT BANDS – Originally found only on blouson jackets and sweatshirts, sporty knit bands now appear on blouses and tops.

DIY Binder Bookmark!


Bookmark for sewing – These trendy bookmarks help to organize any calendar or day planner. In addition, they are also perfect gifts that can be made from fabric scraps. How these bookmarks are made is explained in the steps below…

DIY Binder Pencil Case


This trendy pencil case is a must have in any organizer! It doesn’t need to be the beginning of the new year or back to school season to get organized – read on to see how you can easily assemble this dazzling little case to add to your planner…

Protect Your Scissors with this DIY Case!


TO THE POINT… Give scissors perfect protection in a soft case, sewn from fabric scraps. It also has the ability to hold your little notions like pins and needles.

DIY Beaded Tassel Earrings


ALL EARS. If there is one accessory Burda loves, it’s tassel earrings and here we bring you another way to make them – and this time with beads. Read on to see how to make…

Make Your Own Bridal Accessories


Have a special day coming up? Ease the financial stress by making your own bridal accessories including a jewelled bib necklace, garter belt, brooch, and veil!

Hello Spring, Hello Smoothies!


This handy smoothie bag is a spring and summertime must have! The bag is not only very stylish, but also super practical – It protects our glass smoothie bottle from breaking and sunbeams. Read on to see how to make…

Sew Your Own Protective Garment Bag


At home or out and about, this garment bag will protect all your treasured styles – and best of all you can sew it yourself!

DIY Rainbow Neck Pillow


Bon voyage! This cheerful rainbow neck pillow will take you on a colorful journey to dreamland, and will make your journey that much more comfortable and fun.

Ring and Eyelet Trend DIY


RING-A-DING… Casually trendy metal eyelets and rings allow glimpses of skin and quickly lifts sporty sweatshirts into another fashion league. Read on to see how to transform your sweatshirt into a fashion piece.

DIY Furry Clutch


FURRY, FUN, FANTASTIC! Chase the winter blues away with a fluffy faux fur clutch in bubblegum pink. This bag instantly adds style to basic outfits… and also looks great with a LBD, for evenings. Read on to see how to make.


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