Maddie and Me is a handmade hair accessories brand established in London and now made in Chicago, IL. While living abroad, Kelley, the owner + maker behind the brand, discovered Liberty of London fabrics and this set things in motion. While the brand began with hand-tied bows made for her daughter, the brand is now best known for its gorgeous headbands. Headbands are gently flexible, lightweight and comfortable making them one size suitable for ages 4 to adult. Each product is cut, sewn, pressed, hand-tied, and secured with care. Kelley loves finding beautiful fabrics and sources them from small businesses and from abroad. All of these special touches are what make her hair accessories ones you will want to reach for time and time again!

If you are interested in applying for any of the positions below, please send your resume to along with 2-3 sentences explaining why you are excited and qualified for the position. If we are interested in moving forward after reviewing your resume, a zoom interview will be scheduled.



MAKER / CHICAGO, IL {Andersonville} 

Work from home with some in-person availability for dropping off and collecting fabric. Part time: 2-5 hours week with more possible.

Maker will be cutting fabric, ironing and sewing pieces of fabric needed to make our hand-tied bows and headbands. 

Training will be provided on how to make the bows and headbands.

Must have own sewing machine and iron to make the fabric pieces at home. Other supplies needed will be provided. 

Must have reliable transportation if dropping off and collecting fabric is needed.

The ideal person we are looking for is...

  • Basic sewing skills required: using a sewing machine, being able to sew in a straight line
  • Detail oriented
  • Organized
  • Efficient
  • Reliable 
  • Quick learner and able to problem solve on their own
  • Has a smoke free work environment so the fabrics remain high quality