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Sewing Lesson: Trench Dress #104 04/2018

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Sophisticated, and absolutely office-worthy. Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Trench Dress pattern that debuted in our Modern Classics pattern collection from the April 2018 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this sophisticated dress.

Sewing Lesson: Twisted Bustier Dress #113 03/2018

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Celebrate the sun’s first warm rays in this youthful dress with front placket and ruffled skirt. Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Twisted Bustier Dress pattern that debuted in our Graphic Flowers pattern collection from the March 2018 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this springy dress.

Sewing Lesson: Faux Two-Piece Dress #113 02/2018

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This dress is a real masterpiece! But don’t worry – we help you here with the sewing, every step of the way. Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Faux Two-Piece Dress pattern that debuted in our Best Dressed pattern collection from the February 2018 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this couture dress.

Sewing Lesson: Short Jacket #112 01/2018

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Presenting our absolute highlight for winter! … including detailed instructions, for guaranteed success! Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Short Jacket pattern that debuted in our Far and Away pattern collection from the January 2018 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this panelled jacket.

New Pattern: Retro Style Dress

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This dress sewn with a wool jersey and asymmetric pleat details is just as charming 60 years later. This fitted dress with the asymmetric pleats at the right shoulder shapes the hour-glass silhouette beautifully. Slant pockets at the waistline tuck in as inlaid pleats to replace darts, and the elaborate sleeve gussets: gorgeous!

Sew in Your Own Garment Tags

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In addition to our new collaboration with Sprout patterns we also developed a line of fabric prints on Spoonflower! And one of our favorite new designs are these garment tags that you can sew into the back of all your handmade projects.

Sewing Lesson: Pleated Shirt #112 12/2017

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Exciting pleats and dramatically beautiful jacquard fabric – this top is a ‘must have’. Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Pleated Shirt pattern that debuted in our All Eyes on You pattern collection from the December 2017 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this intricate top.

Sewing Lesson: Diagonal Button Jacket #104A 11/2017

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Time for a real challenge – but with these step-by-step instructions, you will have no trouble at all! Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Diagonal Button Jacket pattern that debuted in our Cold Weather Fashion pattern collection from the November 2017 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this beautiful jacket.

Fashion Sweatshirt!

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Take ordinary sweatshirt you have in your closet and elevate the style by adding a mermaid sequin front! Stylish athleisure wear is so on-trend right now and who doesn’t like to look like a million bucks in a sweatshirt. Read on to see how a little mermaid sequin fabric can make your lounge wear into wow wear…

Halloween: Last Minute Ideas!

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Even though Halloween is less than a week away you still have plenty of time to plan something to make and wear for the holidays. Read on to see some quick things that you can whip up as well as an option for if you just want to be Halloween festive…

Sewing Lesson: Pleated Skirt #109 10/2017

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For office, theatre or shopping – depending on the styling, this glittering skirt with side pleats and center inverted pleat will go everywhere with you! Sew it for yourself and follow this sewing lesson to make our Pleated Skirt pattern that debuted in our Fall-Haves pattern collection from the October 2017 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this versatile skirt.

How to Sew Your Own Tie

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Just about every man (and woman!) needs a nice tie. With holiday season coming up your man may need a lot of ties, and just think of the possibilities… You could be major #couplegoals if he is wearing a matching tie to your dress because this pattern only requires a tiny bit of fabric and can be made from scraps. Read on to see the tutorial and download the pattern here to start:.

1 Dress 3 Different Ways!

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I love versatile wardrobe pieces! They are fun to make because you know you’ll get a ton of wear out of them and it’s like you are taking the time to sew one piece when you really kind of get three. Read on to see which pattern I used…

Sewing Lesson: Overlap Dress #116B 09/2017

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It might not look like it, but the instructions for this glamorous dress style are very easy to understand. Just take it one step at a time and follow this sewing lesson to make our Overlap Dress pattern that debuted in our Oh So Sweet! pattern collection from the September 2017 issue of BurdaStyle Magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this dress for holiday season coming up.

What to Sew for Your Next Vacation

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I just got back from vacation a couple of days ago, and I feel refreshed and excited to get back into my sewing routine. I wanted to share with you some garments I sewed in preparation for my vacation that really were essential and made my travel wardrobe more comfortable, practical and stylish! Read on to see the 3 things you need to sew for your next beach vacation.

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