Dog Walking Bag Hack with the Manda Bag

Dog Walking Bag Hack with the Manda Bag

I’ll be honest, I’m not one for following instructions, but if there’s anything I’ve learned in my years of sewing and cooking, and understanding the recipe and then breaking the rules is the best...
Read More
Accessible Sewing: Part 1 - Adaptive Considerations

Accessible Sewing: Part 1 - Adaptive Considerations

(This guest blog is written by Sarah Callahan) Hi Sewing Friends! Today I would like to draw your attention to sewing for accessibility. As a neurotypical person without a disability I never consid...
Read More
Adding a Queen Anne Neckline to Any Garment

Adding a Queen Anne Neckline to Any Garment

(This guest blog is written by Sarah Saunders)  Hi it’s Sarah here, I hope you enjoy my blog of how to hack a new neckline for your Ellie and Mac make. The principles of how to sew this neckline a...
Read More
Gathered Waistband Hack Tutorial - Nyeca Dress

Gathered Waistband Hack Tutorial - Nyeca Dress

Hi everyone! Amy here today to show you some hacks for the lovely new Nyeca pattern. The main focus of the tutorial is going to be how to add a gathered waistband and how to make a bubble skirt (w...
Read More
Puff Sleeve Hack for the The Glitz & Glamour Pattern

Puff Sleeve Hack for the The Glitz & Glamour Pattern

Hi everyone! It is Leonie and this is my first blog post for Ellie & Mac. If you are an active member of E&M Facebook group, you have seen my post from time to time. I love sewing my family...
Read More
The Start of My Sewing Journey

The Start of My Sewing Journey

Hello everyone! I’m Sarah, and this is my first blog post for Ellie and Mac. I live in New Zealand, and am quite new to sewing. I’ve noticed there are a lot of barriers to getting started with sewi...
Read More
How To Hack Sleeve Cuffs Into Thumbhole Cuffs

How To Hack Sleeve Cuffs Into Thumbhole Cuffs

Hi dear sewists, my name is Sylvie, I'm happy to share with you today my first blog: a little 'hack' that can change everything into your creation. I love to create and transform clothings, each pa...
Read More
Happy Fall Cardigans!

Happy Fall Cardigans!

Happy Fall Ya’ll! One of my favorite things about Fall is the clothes – the jeans, the boots, and of course, cardigans! Did you know Ellie & Mac has five different adult cardigan patterns? Well...
Read More
Lakeisha Cottage Top & Dress Ruffle Hack

Lakeisha Cottage Top & Dress Ruffle Hack

Hi, my friends, it's Lakeisha again, from Sincerely, Shantelle! Long time, no see. It's been one of those seasons of life where I have to do more of a bunch of other things and less sewing. It mak...
Read More
Add a Secret Pocket to Your Gnome XXL

Add a Secret Pocket to Your Gnome XXL

Hi, I'm Kath and this is my first blog for Ellie and Mac. You can find me on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/thingskathmade. I have a hack for the newly released XXL Gnome that I would li...
Read More
Diana Peplum & Dress Pattern Mash Up

Diana Peplum & Dress Pattern Mash Up

  Hey all, Amy here with another tutorial for you. This one is going to be a bit of a buffet style, you can pick and choose which features you would like to use for your own dress, and there will ...
Read More
Hack the Jessica Dress: Add a Skirt Ruffle and Flutter Sleeves

Hack the Jessica Dress: Add a Skirt Ruffle and Flutter Sleeves

Hi all you amazing sewists! If you don't know me, I'm Jessica. I have a blog called Let's Go Hobby where I mostly write posts about sewing and gardening. You can check out my blog HERE. And I'll a...
Read More
Recycle Craft Idea: Making Papier Mache by Using Pattern Scraps!

Recycle Craft Idea: Making Papier Mache by Using Pattern Scraps!

Hi! I’m Jenn! I’m here on the blog today to talk to you about a fun, kid and eco-friendly project that you can do right now using items you likely already have in your home! If you are like me and ...
Read More
How to Get the Most Out of Your Pretty Fabric

How to Get the Most Out of Your Pretty Fabric

Hi sewing friends! Don’t you just hate it when you have ALMOST enough of that gorgeous long hoarded fabric for your sewing project but you’re coming up a little short? Or you have leftover fabric f...
Read More
Secret Length Extension Hem

Secret Length Extension Hem

Hey friends! Have you ever faced the dilemma of getting your child's dress just right, only to find out they've outgrown it in the blink of an eye? Well, worry no more because I've discovered the g...
Read More
Blog posts Glam Up Your Dress - Part 2: Adding a Statement Sleeve

Blog posts Glam Up Your Dress - Part 2: Adding a Statement Sleeve

Hi friends! Amy here again today, bringing you part 2 of our Glam Up Tutorial. In part 1 I showed you how to create a beautiful sweetheart neckline with a Peek-a-Boo. In this part we are going to m...
Read More
Glam Up Your Dress - Part 1:  Adding a Sweetheart Peek-a-Boo Neckline

Glam Up Your Dress - Part 1: Adding a Sweetheart Peek-a-Boo Neckline

Hi friends! Amy here again today, bringing you another fun tutorial… so today we are going to be working with the Wrapped in Love bodice pattern. In this part we are hacking the neckline to add a ...
Read More
The NEW Ultimate Dreambox Review - Summer 2023 Coupon Code

The NEW Ultimate Dreambox Review - Summer 2023 Coupon Code

The Ultimate Dreambox 2 is your crafting storage solution with over 85,000 cubic inches of total storage space. However, it isn't just a clever craft organizational cabinet, it is a crafting experi...
Read More

PDF Sewing Patterns

Download your pattern immediately after your order.