Anne Mende Portrait

Anne Mende, the Founder and Designer of Pumora, is a Berlin-born Mom-Entrepreneur now living and working in North-Eastern Germany. Pumora was founded in December 2010 as a knitting and embroidery pattern company and restructured to Education in Embroidery in 2016.


Today Pumora includes one of the largest online collections of hand embroidery stitch tutorials in the world and has been featured in several Online and Print Magazines.

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Social Media: Instagram @pumora_anne.

Featured in:

burda style 2015 feature

Burda Style 12/2015 – feature of the christmas stocking knitting pattern ‘HEARTS’

Verena Winter 2012

Verena Winter 2012 – feature of my custom knitting needle gauges in the Gifts for Knitters section

mr x stitch - Too Cute Tuesday Feature

mr x stitch July 2014 – Too Cute Tuesday Feature

DMC Blog 2013-2014

DMC Emma Broidery’s Blog – several features in 2013 and 2014


DMC Commonthread - exclusive embroidery kits

DMC Commonthread – exclusive embroidery kits

&stitches e-zine 2012 - exclusive embroidery pattern

&stitches e-zine 2012 – exclusive embroidery pattern

Sabrina Baby Spezial 2015

Sabrina Baby Spezial 2015- exclusive knitting pattern matching the Josephine Romper


DMC Commonthread Interview 2016

DMC Commonthread 2016 – Stitch Story

Kollabora 2014

Kollabora 2014 – Nora Meets the Maker


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