Style Focus

Top Ten Dress Patterns for Spring

Warmer weather means that like me, you’re probably looking for new additions to your wardrobe! Here are my top ten dress patterns for Spring and Summer… From all the beautiful new patterns that have just arrived, I’ve picked 10 of my absolute favourite dresses which are just perfect for the warmer weather. There are styles to fit […]

Summer Sewing | What to Make for Spring/Summer ’15

The sun has started shining and it’s almost time to shed our stuffy winterwear. But what to wear for the warmer weather? Keep reading for summer sewing inspiration… There are a few key styles that have come to the forefront and are set to be summer sewing essentials. One thing I’m happy about is that vintage-style […]

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 […]

London Fashion Week AW15 | Show Highlights

Don’t worry if you missed London Fashion Week AW15 – we’ve gathered all of the best bits in one handy place for you to catch up on all of the latest trends… Highlights from Day 1 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 2 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 3 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 4 London Fashion Week AW15 […]

BurdaStyle UK Magazine | February 2015

Get the new BurdaStyle UK magazine for the latest in dressmaking patterns and ideas. Includes 15 free patterns for on trend spring fashions, a plus size fashion special and beautiful Communion outfits for boys and girls. Spring is coming!  The evenings are starting to lengthen and spring is around the corner. The latest issue of […]

BurdaStyle UK Magazine | December 2014

Get the new BurdaStyle UK magazine for the latest in dressmaking patterns and ideas. Includes 17 free patterns as well as trend alerts, a designer pattern from Jean-Charles de Castelbajac and fantastic ideas for Christmas decorations to light up the festive season. Merry Christmas! The festive season is here and this issue includes fashions, accessories […]

Oriental Style | Modern Japanese Fashion

As we head into autumn, we’re on the hunt for sophisticated and elegant styles to suit the cooler weather – and we’ve been inspired by the simple silhouettes and oriental prints of modern Japanese fashion. Combining intricately decorated oriental-style fabrics with uniquely shaped garments creates a really modern and bold look. To add an oriental […]