A needed Smirk to make you Smile

Get a SMIRKY CAT PILLOW OR JUST THE COVER!!!! Links to my ETSY shop below! In this day and age, we need something to smile about!!!   BUY A SMIRKY CAT ART PILLOW HERE! PILLOW COVER ONLY

Everyone needs a cute accent pillow!!

Now available! On my ETSY page! Git one before they are gone! I am selling these at my wholesale price of $30.  Stores interested in carrying these, please shoot me an email mackerilla@gmail.com

Mackerilla Patterns now available for sale on Craftsy!!!

I just added in all my sewing pattern PDF files to the site Craftsy.com! They have a fantastic site! So many great ideas to make! I am sooooo inspired!!! Check them out and also check out my sewing patterns too!!!

New online retailer

Mackerilla Design Sewing Patterns PDF’s have been picked up by http://epursepatterns.com/ !!! Should be up and running soon on their site!!! 🙂 I am back in action sewing! It’s been a long weary year. We had a close friend who recently passed away from fighting a rare genetic cancer. I put my business on theContinue reading “New online retailer”


One show over and now a few more to go! December 1st is the 5th annual –Artisan Holiday Hand-made Gift Sale! All Items $25 or Less!! Join us for the 5th Annual Artisan’s Gift Show to do all of your holiday shopping. Support local artists and find wonderful hand-made treasures at reasonable prices. It’ startsContinue reading “Holidayzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz!”

Being able to see what you are crafting up!

OK so yes I wear reading glasses for most of my crafting projects! I even have the Ott floor lamp with the attached magnifying glass! It’s pretty sweet I have to say! So I just found this site called Craft Optics. OK these are great for more than just crafts! Get close up to teenyContinue reading “Being able to see what you are crafting up!”

DIY Peeps! Make a Mackerilla Cruzer bag! A fun summer project to do! My easy to follow instructional sewing pattern is available on my ETSY page! This fabric is also available on my Spoonflower page along with some of my other designs! I used the Cotton Linen Canvas fabric. Another that is a heavy weightContinue reading

Free Sewing Pattern!

I just posted a free sewing pattern to make a Belly Band for your male dog that likes to sprinkle in your home!!! 😉 I have it under my free stuff section on my page!!! Please post on my Facebook page your belly bands if you make one But you can check it out hereContinue reading “Free Sewing Pattern!”

Now Available!!!

Now Available on my Spoonflower page!! I have my Young Elephants fabric in Green and Pink too! I have had it for available in Blue for sometime now. These are great to make Diaper bags, my Cruzer’s Backpack Designs in and Tote bags in the Linen Canvas fabric. Or for baby clothing they have someContinue reading “Now Available!!!”

Interesting magazine I just read

Have you ever heard of the magazine called “Mary Jane’s Farm” ? Me neither!!!! My friend brought it over the other day to show me some sewing ideas in it. It’s a cool organic lifestyle magazine that has articles on how to make interesting dishes to eat, how to guide on crafty ideas and homeContinue reading “Interesting magazine I just read”