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aneela
Fabric designer for Cloud 9 fabrics
Interests: Fabric designer, pattern writer, quilter
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I recently decided to add a few new more basic pouch designs to my repertoire. I feel like I have lots of options for more advanced pouches but sometimes I just want to sew something fast and useful using materials... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2019 at comfortstitching
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Today I'm releasing my newest sewing pattern, this one is called the Just In Case Pouch. It's a nice sturdy case shaped pouch, perfect for keeping a small toolkit together for whatever you are working on. It features a swing... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2019 at comfortstitching
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Last year I made a new smaller version of my Double Zip Box Pouch pattern which I've found myself using a lot. Since I'd worked out all the measurements anyway, I decided to add the new size option to the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2019 at comfortstitching
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I have a new book out! Sweet Stitches is a whole book full of iron-on embroidery pattern transfers. There are more than 250 designs and they couldn't be easier to use - simply cut out the pattern, iron on to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2019 at comfortstitching
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I have a new sewing pattern to share today - This one is called the Zippered Basket Pouch. The design allows the pouch to open out in a basket shape, making it easy to see what's inside and grab what... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2019 at comfortstitching
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I have a new pattern to share with you today - Speedy Vinyl Pouches I've been on a big organizing kick lately and have been making stacks of these. They're fast to sew up and speedy sewing means speedy organizing!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2019 at comfortstitching
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I'm releasing a new sewing and embroidery pattern today called the Sunflower Tote. This one came about as a result of two things - I wanted to start stitching some larger size projects and I seemed to always be in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2018 at comfortstitching
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It's been a while but I finally have a new pattern to share with you today. I've called this one the 3-In-1 Pouch. It opens up nice and wide and has 3 pocket compartments to keep the contents nice and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2018 at comfortstitching
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The wonderful Amista Baker has been busy organizing a fun online swap based on my new book. The #stitchandsewswap is perfect for anyone who enjoys sewing, swapping and online camaraderie. The event starts today and you can find out more... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2018 at comfortstitching
Hi Bunny, yes, Aurifloss by Aurifil has been my preferred thread for a few years now. The spools last for ages and the colors are incredible. I hope you give them a try :)
Toggle Commented Jul 2, 2018 on stitch into summer at comfortstitching
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Something I've noticed myself and others doing more of these last couple of years is handwork. This can take many forms including embroidery, applique, english paper piecing and more. One of the biggest benefits of handwork is the ease of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2018 at comfortstitching
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I'd like to share a closer look at some of the projects and thinking behind my new book Stitch And Sew. My original idea was that the book should include fresh, modern looking designs that had a grown up appeal.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2018 at comfortstitching
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I have something new to show you today. For the past couple of years, I've been busy working on my third book and I'm exciting to share the details with you. This book combines my love of both sewing pouches... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2018 at comfortstitching
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I am very pleased to be able to offer a new sewing class. This will take place on Saturday 20th of October this year at a location in Berkshire. I will be teaching my Booklet Pouch pattern in the large... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2018 at comfortstitching
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I have a new pattern release to share with you today. This one is called the Booklet Pouch. It came into being last year when I was realised that I seemed to be using numerous different vinyl pouches of mine... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2018 at comfortstitching
Hi Darnell, The interfacing I use is either Pellon 72F or Fast2Fuse heavyweight by C&T Publishing. Both of these interfacings are heavyweight and double sided fusible.
Toggle Commented Feb 1, 2018 on Foxglove nesting boxes at comfortstitching
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I recently made up a few new samples of my All In One Box Pouch pattern. This one has always been one of my best selling patterns, since I launched it three years ago. I've been getting a few requests... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2018 at comfortstitching
Hi Linda, I just replied to you by email.
Toggle Commented Jan 21, 2018 on Inside-Outside Pouch at comfortstitching
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I'm kicking off the New Year with a brand new pattern release. This one is called the Inside-Outside Pouch and it comes with a very roomy box-shaped interior AND two super useful vinyl exterior pockets. This means that you can... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2018 at comfortstitching
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It's that time of year again. I'll be running a black friday sale on all PDF patterns in my shop today. You can get 20% off your purchase by entering the code BLOG20 at checkout. Patterns shown in this post... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2017 at comfortstitching
Hi Debbie, I just emailed you :)
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2017 on boxy clear pouch at comfortstitching
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The Stitched Sewing Organizers Sewalong starts today! This is a new sewalong based on my book and you can take part in as many weeks as you like or complete all of the projects. It is entirely up to you.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2017 at comfortstitching
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I added a new addition to my paper pattern selection this week - the Boxy Clear Pouch. I had several requests as soon as I released the PDF version. The new pouch design seems to have gone down very well... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at comfortstitching
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My friend Pennie has been busy organizing a brand new sew along based on my book Stitched Sewing Organizers. The event will take place over on Instagram starting on October the 9th and will end in February. There are a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at comfortstitching
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Today I'm introducing my newest pattern, the Boxy Clear Pouch. The pattern comes with instructions for two handy sizes. It features a see through pouch front and a sturdy box shaped base. This makes it a great storage pouch for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2017 at comfortstitching