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Emmy Style: Get the Look

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The 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards debuted last night, and all the television celebrities walked the red carpet with their best fashion foot forward. We have put together some of our favorite looks from the red carpet, and paired them with our patterns to show you how easy it is to get celebrity fashion DIY style!

Weekend Project: Recycle an Old Top and Flounce Around!

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What about that long-forgotten shirt dress in the wardrobe, or that old long T-shirt? Why not simply turn it into a feminine top with flounce?

Announcing...The New BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Book!

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Paging all fashionistas, DIY sewers, handmade hobbyists, and vintage enthusiasts! We have a HUGE announcement to make. Our second book is coming out this year, entitled BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern: Mastering Iconic Looks from the 1920s to 1980s. In fact, it’s already available for pre-order at sites including Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, and IndieBound.

Classically Cozy: 13 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns

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Don’t let the cool air force you inside. Check out the latest plus size pattern collection from burda style magazine’s October issue for patterns that will have you embracing the outdoors. British fabrics and wonderfully flattering cuts are characteristics of the sophisticated and cultivated look of fashionable ladies.

Doily Cuff Bracelet

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Turn a tacky doily into a cool cuff bracelet! Follow our tutorial on how to make your own doily bracelet.

Vote Now: HP + Project Runway Design Competition

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Attention trendsetters, tastemakers and tech influencers! This day and age, we are getting more tech savvy and the bridge between technology and fashion is growing smaller. Fashion companies are coming out with pretty things we can adorn and decorate our everyday gadgets and electronics with. HP is hosting a design competition in collaboration with Project Runway to design an HP Ultrabook bag.

Get the Look: NYC Fashion Week Trends

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Last week, New York was buzzing with excitement over Fashion Week, where fashionistas flocked to the front row to see designers showcase their 2013 spring collections. We have recapped some trends that we spotted on the runway and paired them with our sewing patterns so you can get the look!

Swinging Sixties: 10 New Mod Sewing Patterns

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The new pattern collection from burda style magazine’s September issue will bring you back to the Sixties. Boxy cuts and firm fabrics are the foundation of these new autumn fashions. The Sixties flair is shown through the graphic prints and fantastic colors seen in the styles and will make you the center of attention.

New York Fashion Week Coverage: Day 8

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Fashion week has started here in New York City, and the city is buzzing with style and excitement! We are bringing you daily recaps and coverage of the city’s most fashionable week. New York based designers are showing all their Spring 2013 collections at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Check out below to see which designers and styles we love that showed on Thursday September 13th.

New York Fashion Week Coverage: Day 7

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Fashion week has started here in New York City, and the city is buzzing with style and excitement! We are bringing you daily recaps and coverage of the city’s most fashionable week. New York based designers are showing all their Spring 2013 collections at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Check out below to see which designers and styles we love that showed on Wednesday September 12th.

Picture Perfect: 8 New Kids Sewing Patterns

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This new children’s pattern collection from burda style magazine is so adorable! The kids pose in the photo studio and play around in the latest fall fashions. This collection has a a retro feel and is made up in bright colors and fun prints that children are sure to enjoy.

New York Fashion Week Coverage: Day 6

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Fashion week has started here in New York City, and the city is buzzing with style and excitement! We are bringing you daily recaps and coverage of the city’s most fashionable week. New York based designers are showing all their Spring 2013 collections at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Check out below to see which designers and styles we love that showed on Tuesday September 11th.

New York Fashion Week Coverage: Day 5

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Fashion week has started here in New York City, and the city is buzzing with style and excitement! We are bringing you daily recaps and coverage of the city’s most fashionable week. New York based designers are showing all their Spring 2013 collections at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Check out below to see which designers and styles we love that showed on Monday September 10th.

New York Fashion Week Coverage: Day 4

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Fashion week has started here in New York City, and the city is buzzing with style and excitement! We are bringing you daily recaps and coverage of the city’s most fashionable week. New York based designers are showing all their Spring 2013 collections at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Check out below to see which designers and styles we love that showed on Sunday September 9th.

Behind the Seams with Marina von Koenig: The Making of the Couture Godet Skirt

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Soaring temperatures and humidity in New York these past days are not particularly stimulating to start working on a fall wardrobe. I must admit, usually, fall pieces lounge on my work table waaay past winter months. So, actually, I am quite happy I had an early kick-start (thank you, Burda), and here is the latest project for my BurdaStyle couture challenge, made after a monthlong holiday break.

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