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Merry December: 13 Holiday Patterns

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Sequins, silk and satin is what you’ll find in this collection from the 12/2018 issue of BurdaStyle magazine. The holiday season is one for the fashionista of all ages to parade classic elegance in beautiful fabrics of silver, gold and mint.

Day 3: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with Thermoweb

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This giveaway is now closed, and the winner has been chosen. It is day 3 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Each day we will be giving away a prize, and all you have to do is comment to win. Today you have the chance to win a “HeatnBond to the Rescue” Holiday Helper Prize Pack…

Day 2: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with SVP

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This giveaway is now closed, and the winner has been chosen. It is day 2 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Each day we will be giving away a prize, and all you have to do is comment to win. Today you have the chance to win a Singer Featherweight C240 sewing machine…

Day 1: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with RNK

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This giveaway is now closed, and the winner has been chosen. It is day 1 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Each day we will be giving away a prize, and all you have to do is comment to win. Today you have the chance to win Embellish™ Maker Embroidery Software…

Baby Blanket DIY

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Baby’s first blanket is something very special: soft, warm, and always there – many can remember their own even in adulthood. It is even better if their favorite companion is handmade, and with this tutorial it can be sewn in only four steps!

Mickey Mouse Advent Calendar DIY

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A DIY Advent Calendar for the entire family. With this awesome Disney-inspired advent calendar featuring Mickey and company, you’ll feel like a kid again! Fill each day with little goodies to count down the days until the holidays.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 11/2018: Reveal

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This is definitely going to be my go to holiday outfit this year! Here is my finished November Mash Up where I sewed up these culottes and this retro top pattern in matching plaid fabrics. Super excited to rock this outfit at a holiday party this Friday, just need to find the perfect statement holiday earrings. Read on to see more pictures as well as links to all my tutorial posts so you can sew this look too…

Sewing Lesson: Sheath Dress #118 11/2018

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Intriguing seams shape your figure. Follow our instructions below to sew our Sheath Dress easily and successfully. This beauty debuted in our Color Code pattern collection from the November 2018 issue of BurdaStyle magazine. Check out all the great diagrams to help you sew this fitting dress!

Color Code: 9 Vibrant NEW Patterns

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“Goodbye” dull grays! This winter we’re choosing vibrant shades of red, violet and electric blue to breeze into the office – especially a full look in tone-on-tone. Be bold with style! This collection is from the 11/2018 issue of BurdaStyle.

Pattern Play: Fancy Pants

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Celebrate in style with the December 2018/January 2019 issue of Sew News magazine that also features my latest Pattern Play column where I transform a basic pant pattern into an overlay wonder!

Comeback of the Eighties: DIY Bangle

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Haven’t you heard? The eighties are back! Vogue included an 80s’ trend in their Fall 2018 trend recap, and we’re loving it. The vibrant colors and silhouettes, the cutouts and prints – and what better way to compliment this trend than making your own accessory. Read on to see how you can whip up this 80s’ bangle.

Holiday Party Style Guide

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Tis the season for holiday entertaining! If you’re like me, they are already starting – and an awesome outfit is a must. Whether you want to make some new garments or utilize what’s already in your wardrobe, this guide will inspire you which style to rock this holiday season.

Meg's Magazine Mash Up 11/2018: Part 3

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The votes are in from my last post, and I decided to make a matching plaid top using our popular Retro Top pattern. Read on to see how I sewed this top together…

Quick Tip: Tread Seam Copying

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A little time-consuming and labor-intensive, but quite precise: When copying with thread, seamlines are “marked” and also is a fabulous alternative when when traditional copying is not possible.

A Sweet Farewell to Our Friends at Sprout Patterns

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On November 6th, 2018 Spoonflower announced A Sweet Farewell to Our Friends at Sprout Patterns – and as you may know we had the honor of a pattern collaboration with them featuring signature BurdaStyle patterns available through Sprout with the pattern pieces in your size directly printed on the fabric. We are saddened to hear this news, but you all have a last chance to stock up on BurdaStyle x Sprout this entire week at a 20% off discount for their farewell sale.

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