In the May issue of Burda magazine, there was a behind-the-scenes feature into how they design and develop their sewing patterns and the example they used was an amazing wrap-front jumpsuit, which I immediately wanted to sew! But I found out that the jumpsuit would be in the next issue, so I had to wait a whole month before I could get started.

It ended up actually being the cover star of the June 2020 issue, and even better – it also has the fully illustrated instructions for the issue, too! If you missed this issue, it’s also available to purchase as a pdf pattern from the (otherwise awful) English Burda site.

While I was waiting for the issue to arrive, I took the opportunity to buy my fabric for it, selecting this “linen-look” viscose in “old rose” from Like Sew Amazing, but I feel a lightweight linen or standard viscose would also work well here. I just... [read more]