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Student Spotlight: Upload your Course Projects to be Featured!


In the past several months we have ran many courses, and I have had the pleasure of instructing a lot of them. My most favorite part of instructing courses is seeing the students work for assignments and in the gallery section of the course. Read more to see how your work can be featured and showcased!

BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest Winners


The votes are in! Read on to find out the winners of the BurdaStyle Vintage Modern Sewing Contest.

Featured Member: kess


This week we share our interview with amazing BurdaStyle member Kess.

Wardrobe Essentials: The Little Black Dress


Coco Chanel is often credited with inventing and popularizing the little black dress (LBD) with her modest, straight-lined 1926 black day dress done in the garçonne style. Vogue lauded it as Chanel’s “Ford” (like the Model T).

Featured Member: marnieann


This week we share our interview with amazing BurdaStyle member marnieann.

Enter the "BurdaStyle Vintage Modern Sewing Contest"


[2/24/2013 UPDATE: Voting is closed.] View the top finalists!

Featured Member: kihli


This week we share our interview with amazing BurdaStyle member kihli

Featured Member: kisses


This week we share our interview with amazing BurdaStyle member kisses.

Featured Member: heatherlou


This week we share our interview with amazing BurdaStyle member heatherlou.

Member Projects: Best of August 2012


Every day our talented members post new projects on the site leaving us nothing short of inspired. We compiled a few eye-catching member projects here, just in case you missed them.

Featured Member: peneloping


I grew up in California and am currently living in Boston for grad school. [In addition to sewing] I also enjoy knitting, blogging, computer games, reading, traveling, and learning languages.

Summer Sewing Challenge: Winners!


Ladies and gentlemen, the votes are in and it is time to announce the winners of the Summer Sewing Challenge.

Summer Sewing Challenge Finalists: Vote for Your Favorite Submission!


We teamed up with SINGER for this fun Summer Sewing Challenge and the entries are in! Check out the finalists and vote on your favorite submission today!

Power to the Peplum


The fashion runway is filled with dresses, tops, skirts and even jackets with peplums! We love this trendy style and how it adds flattering volume to any garment. Check out below for peplums spotted on the runway, and how we added our own peplum to a dress.

Spotted: Scalloped details


Scalloped details have been spotted: on the street, in the magazines and throughout the BurdaStyle member projects!


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