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Autumn Fashion Trends | BurdaStyle Magazine October 2015

Hurray! The BurdaStyle October 2015 edition is here. Full of gorgeous patterns, inspiring cosy Autumn fashion trends and couture designer styles; the magazine also offers readers an incredible 16 free patterns and 51 different styles worth £61! Collections include – Asia Style for everyday wear, 40’s style fashion, exciting evening wear in plus-sizes and much more. All […]

New: BurdaStyle Plus Magazine!

The highly anticipated BurdaStyle Plus Size Style Special for Autumn/Winter 2015 has arrived!  Jam packed with beautiful styles from past issues as well as 24 exciting new outfits for only £5.80 – you’ll have no excuse not to look good and feel great too! With eye catching dresses and chic coats to welcome in the Autumn/Winter 2015, BurdaStyle Plus Magazine presents a […]

Vintage Patterns for Retro Chic

We know you loved our Vintage magazine because it flew off the shelves! We are, therefore, delighted to say that all of the vintage patterns in the magazine are now available digitally here!   Whether you take your inspiration from Grace Kelly, looking effortlessly chic in the perfect prom dress; or Brigitte Bardot and her voluptuous […]

Great British Sewing Bee | The Final!

Wow, what a result! The final of the Great British Sewing Bee’s fourth season saw Matt crowned as the sewing super star! It was a very exciting final because up until the last minute it could have been anyone’s. Neil took the first round with his Japanese asymmetric top. While Matt struggled with his fabric […]

New BurdaStyle Magazines!

We have got a collection of fantastic new BurdaStyle magazines for you to try, with new editions of BurdaStyle; Burda Handicraft Quilting and BurdaStyle Plus. The March BurdaStyle magazine has a tonne of fantastic new content including 15 patterns with 48 different styles. There are is a special focus on dresses which would make lovely […]

Great British Sewing Bee | Episode 5

Well they weren’t kidding when they said it was ‘tricky fabric’ week, were they?! The five remaining contestants tackled lace, leather and neoprene, yikes! Highlights for us this week included Deborah’s gorgeous teal lace pencil skirt but she wasn’t the winner of that particular challenge – Matt took the top spot and won praise for […]

Great British Sewing Bee | Free Corset Pattern

So we’re in week 4 and it’s Structure Week! The judges want to see how the contestants tackle the challenge of creating garments which require structural techniques including boning and pleating. Tough! First up it was corsets.  The plucky sewers gave it their best shot and May and Patrick were seriously impressed with their efforts. Deborah […]