Posts for Burdastyle

A Shiny New Year

Happy New Year everyone! Although not exactly pre-meditated it seems appropriate to start a new year off featuring a post on my favorite self-made outfit…

Peplum Pants

Aren’t these pants fun!?! I fell in love with this pattern while reading Paunnet’s Burda Young F/W review.  Unfortunately, getting my hands on a Burda…

Pattern Placement: a cautionary tale

Once upon a time in a land called Boston there lived a young maiden who dreamed of ikat pants. I’ve mentioned it before, but one…

Lace Pencil Skirt

The front of this skirt is nice, but let’s be honest, the back is where it’s at. Back darts and gusset kick pleat you betcha.…

Sahara

Look what I made, another midriff baring top!!! This bustier is actually the muslin for my playsuit top. One hell of a muslin if I do…

House Dress

Do you believe in love at first sight? When it comes to fabric I do, and I fell hard for this textile! A significant percentage of…