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Party Top! Burda 2/2014 #104

The Party Top is finished! I made a metallic top for holiday parties as it looks great from the waist up, and it’s easy to match with solid skirts and pants. The pattern is from BurdaStyle Magazine’s February 2014 issue, style 104. It’s a cool pattern that would be easy to make in multiple party […]

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Shelley & Mix30 Set

After my Marlborough bra fitting woes, I decided I needed a lingerie confidence boost. I was gearing up for a bra sewing day with Tasia this past weekend, and I couldn’t decide what to make. While I was getting dressed that morning, I unearthed my Shelley bra from the depths of my drawer, put it […]

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Plaid Flared Skirt: Burda 9/2014 #104

My first Burda magazine pattern! Ever since I started blogging, I wondered where to find these elusive Burda magazines with dozens of patterns that other bloggers talked about. It’s true what they say about Burda magazine patterns. The pattern sheet is a roadmap of overlapping lines. The instructions are text-only with no diagrams, and quite […]

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