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[UPDATE 12/27/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member schnui

Wonderland: 9 New Women's Sewing Patterns


We took a trip back in time, and are now sharing with you this magical pattern collection from burda style magazine’s September 2010 issue. These designs are ornate and have beautiful draping and structure. The limited color palette lends itself to the wonderland theme.

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[UPDATE 12/18/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member vintageblue

Comment to Win "Decorating Sewlutions: Learn to Sew as You Decorate Your Home"


[UPDATE 12/17/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member aega

Snow Day: 7 New Children's Sewing Patterns


We bring you this wonderfully fun children’s pattern collection from burda style magazine’s November 2011 issue. It is the perfect time of year to get bundled up and play in the snow!

Meet the Maker: Shannon Kramp


Shannon Kramp. was raised in Newfane, NY, a small town outside of Buffalo, NY. she lived in Austin, TX for 2 years where she had the privilege of participating in the BurdaStyle DIY Fashion Show during SXSW. Currently she lives and works in Buffalo, NY where she is working as a designer. Here is her story.

Comment to Win "Vintage Notions: An Inspirational Guide to Needlework, Cooking, Sewing, Fashion and Fun"


[UPDATE 12/17/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member gemmafloyd

Interview with Co-Author Jamie Lau


This week, we interview BurdaStyle editor Jamie Lau, who is the co-author and lead designer of our latest book BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern.

Comment to Win "Sew Retro: 25 Vintage-Inspired Projects for the Modern Girl & A Stylish History of the Sewing Revolution"


[UPDATE 12/17/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member Amanda Gonzales

Inspired Style: Vintage Modern Men's Projects


In addition to women’s projects, our new book BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern also features men’s styles, including an adaptable button-down shirt pattern which can be turned into two variations (or more if you’re up for it!). We chatted with David Leon Morgan, a BurdaStyle alum and contributing writer to the book, about creative inspiration and his take on how to style vintage modern.

The Making of a Drop-Waist Dress


If you follow BurdaStyle on Facebook, you may have seen my review of their new book BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern already. Jamie Lau, one of the book’s authors, actually wrote to ask me if I’d make a dress from her book before asking if I’d review the book itself.

Commet to Win "Signature Styles: 20 Stitchers Craft Their Look"


[UPDATE 12/12/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member runningwithscissors1

Wake Up Wool: 6 New Women's Sewing Patterns


This new pattern collection from burda style magazine’s December issue is a hit on the streets! Fulled fabrics are back again – and not just for jackets, but also for hoodies and hipster-skirts in vibrant colors and new styles. This revival of wool fabrics will have you looking fly and feeling warm on your winter walks. See all the urban styles below.

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[UPDATE 12/12/2012] – Congratulations to BurdaStyle member Justine of Sew Country Chick

November in Review


The team here at BurdaStyle would like to keep you in the know about all site updates and changes. Since you (all our lovely members) are the ones engaging and using our site, we want to fill you in on all our recent improvements! We are constantly researching and finding new ways to improve your experience on BurdaStyle.com, and we hope these changes will continue to grow and inspire our creative community.


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