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American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast

American Patchwork & Quilting

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American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast

American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast

American Patchwork & Quilting

19
Followers
92
Plays
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Welcome to the American Patchwork & Quilting podcast, a podcast aimed at making your quilting life more fun and creative, while connecting with quilters just like you. Join the staff of the magazines you love for a great episode filled with tips and tricks. This podcast is sponsored by Baby Lock. Enjoy! Visit www.allpeoplequilt.com/podcast to see our complete podcast archives!

Latest Episodes

10 Tips for Choosing Fabrics

On today’s show, we're sharing 10 tips for choosing fabric – picking fabrics and colors that look good together can sometimes be hard, so these tips will hopefully make the process easier. We’re also sharing a few inspiring stories of quilters making a difference in their communities, tips for making Flying Geese units, some products we’re loving, and ideas for keeping your UFO list from getting longer. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

32 MIN2 d ago
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10 Tips for Choosing Fabrics

How to Hang Your Quilts

Anyone else find it challenging to find affordable artwork that doesn’t feel cookie cutter? Welcome to the beauty of wall quilts! You can select fabrics that perfectly match the rest of your furniture/decor and create something truly one of a kind. And you don’t have to spend a fortune on fancy hangers. On today's show, we're sharing some creative ideas for hanging quilts in your home – and not all require a hanging sleeve. We also chat with Johnny Barfuss, a talented machine quilter and modern quilter. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

36 MIN1 w ago
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How to Hang Your Quilts

Clean Your Work Space

On this episode, we're talking about cleaning your work space. A clean work space gets you organized so you can maximize your time sewing – and you can accomplish it with just a few minutes a day! We also have an exciting quilt-along announcement and an interview with the amazing Kristina Brinkerhoff of Center Street Quilts. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

25 MIN2 w ago
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Clean Your Work Space

Sewing on the Go

On today’s show, we’re talking about a fun solution that will let you enjoy the nice summer weather while also getting some sewing done! We’ll also be chatting about how to make a handwork sewing kit, simple ways to corral the mess on your work space, and a fun project a member of our staff is working on. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

27 MIN3 w ago
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Sewing on the Go

Set Up an Outdoor Quilt Display

This show’s theme is about displaying your quilts outside! We chat about how to display your quilts safely outdoors, so you (and everyone who passes your home) can enjoy them as we all spend more time outside. We also dive into the history of English paper piecing and discuss the pros and cons of various marking tools. A member of our staff shares a fun project that she’s working on right now – and we’ll give some quick tips for anyone who wants to have their fave quilt store featured in Quilt Sampler magazine! For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

36 MINJUL 13
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Set Up an Outdoor Quilt Display

Our Guide to Making a Stylish Bed

On today's show, we're sharing our best tips for making a stylish bed – everything from fabric and designs to consider when making a bed quilt, how to make your bed pretty, and tips for measuring your bed to make the perfect size quilt. We’re also sharing some favorite products for handwork – we know summer is a popular time for handwork, and these tool suggestions will really up your game! One of our staff members shares a fun project that she’s working on right now. And we end the show with a few inspiring stories of quilters making a difference in their communities. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

33 MINJUL 6
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Our Guide to Making a Stylish Bed

Make the Most of Your Stash

On today's show, we're sharing tips for using your stash! Using your stash can sometimes be intimidating or overwhelming, but now's a great time to get your fabrics organized and start putting them to use in your current projects! We share some reader tips aimed at having more fun in your sewing room. Then we announce the 10 featured shops in the newest issue of Quilt Sampler -- we love using this time to celebrate some local quilt shops and give them much-deserved recognition. This is our last episode of Season 10. We'll be back in July! For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

26 MINAPR 27
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Make the Most of Your Stash

Prevent Back and Neck Pain While Sewing

On today's show, we're sharing tips to prevent back and neck pain while sewing. Now is a more important time than ever to care for your body, so especially if you've been doing a lot more sewing recently, these tips will help keep you feeling good and limber. We also share the story of a staff member's most cherished quilt, the history of sampler quilts, and an upcoming virtual quilt retreat we're hosting! To end the show, we chat with Karen Styles, a well-known Australian fabric and pattern designer. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

40 MINAPR 20
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Prevent Back and Neck Pain While Sewing

Random Acts of Quiltiness

Today’s show is a fun one – we’re sharing how to commit a random act of quiltiness during these times. Now only will it bring joy to those around you, but it’ll also bring immense happiness to yourself, too. We’re giving a few ideas for how to get some basics organized and clean in your sewing space – especially if you’re spending more time quilting these days. We share a few stories of quilters making a difference in their communities, as well as how you can get involved in our own One Million Pillowcase Challenge. We end the episode with our staff and some readers sharing how quilting is helping them through this time. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

41 MINAPR 13
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Random Acts of Quiltiness

Money-Saving Sewing Tips

On today's show, we're sharing 5 money-saving sewing tips. Quilting can be an expensive hobby, especially with the current economy. These tips may help you make do, so you can keep sewing while still being frugal. We're also sharing tips for fussy-cutting, a popular technique to add to your quilts. Make your next quilt backing "WOW" with some ideas for piecing your backing and prepping it correctly before quilting. We also chat with Cherry Guidry of Cherry Blossoms Quilting -- she shares tips for fusible applique and working with electronic cutters, as well as info about her cute fabrics and patterns. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

34 MINAPR 6
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Money-Saving Sewing Tips

Latest Episodes

10 Tips for Choosing Fabrics

On today’s show, we're sharing 10 tips for choosing fabric – picking fabrics and colors that look good together can sometimes be hard, so these tips will hopefully make the process easier. We’re also sharing a few inspiring stories of quilters making a difference in their communities, tips for making Flying Geese units, some products we’re loving, and ideas for keeping your UFO list from getting longer. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

32 MIN2 d ago
Comments
10 Tips for Choosing Fabrics

How to Hang Your Quilts

Anyone else find it challenging to find affordable artwork that doesn’t feel cookie cutter? Welcome to the beauty of wall quilts! You can select fabrics that perfectly match the rest of your furniture/decor and create something truly one of a kind. And you don’t have to spend a fortune on fancy hangers. On today's show, we're sharing some creative ideas for hanging quilts in your home – and not all require a hanging sleeve. We also chat with Johnny Barfuss, a talented machine quilter and modern quilter. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

36 MIN1 w ago
Comments
How to Hang Your Quilts

Clean Your Work Space

On this episode, we're talking about cleaning your work space. A clean work space gets you organized so you can maximize your time sewing – and you can accomplish it with just a few minutes a day! We also have an exciting quilt-along announcement and an interview with the amazing Kristina Brinkerhoff of Center Street Quilts. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

25 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Clean Your Work Space

Sewing on the Go

On today’s show, we’re talking about a fun solution that will let you enjoy the nice summer weather while also getting some sewing done! We’ll also be chatting about how to make a handwork sewing kit, simple ways to corral the mess on your work space, and a fun project a member of our staff is working on. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

27 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Sewing on the Go

Set Up an Outdoor Quilt Display

This show’s theme is about displaying your quilts outside! We chat about how to display your quilts safely outdoors, so you (and everyone who passes your home) can enjoy them as we all spend more time outside. We also dive into the history of English paper piecing and discuss the pros and cons of various marking tools. A member of our staff shares a fun project that she’s working on right now – and we’ll give some quick tips for anyone who wants to have their fave quilt store featured in Quilt Sampler magazine! For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

36 MINJUL 13
Comments
Set Up an Outdoor Quilt Display

Our Guide to Making a Stylish Bed

On today's show, we're sharing our best tips for making a stylish bed – everything from fabric and designs to consider when making a bed quilt, how to make your bed pretty, and tips for measuring your bed to make the perfect size quilt. We’re also sharing some favorite products for handwork – we know summer is a popular time for handwork, and these tool suggestions will really up your game! One of our staff members shares a fun project that she’s working on right now. And we end the show with a few inspiring stories of quilters making a difference in their communities. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

33 MINJUL 6
Comments
Our Guide to Making a Stylish Bed

Make the Most of Your Stash

On today's show, we're sharing tips for using your stash! Using your stash can sometimes be intimidating or overwhelming, but now's a great time to get your fabrics organized and start putting them to use in your current projects! We share some reader tips aimed at having more fun in your sewing room. Then we announce the 10 featured shops in the newest issue of Quilt Sampler -- we love using this time to celebrate some local quilt shops and give them much-deserved recognition. This is our last episode of Season 10. We'll be back in July! For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

26 MINAPR 27
Comments
Make the Most of Your Stash

Prevent Back and Neck Pain While Sewing

On today's show, we're sharing tips to prevent back and neck pain while sewing. Now is a more important time than ever to care for your body, so especially if you've been doing a lot more sewing recently, these tips will help keep you feeling good and limber. We also share the story of a staff member's most cherished quilt, the history of sampler quilts, and an upcoming virtual quilt retreat we're hosting! To end the show, we chat with Karen Styles, a well-known Australian fabric and pattern designer. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

40 MINAPR 20
Comments
Prevent Back and Neck Pain While Sewing

Random Acts of Quiltiness

Today’s show is a fun one – we’re sharing how to commit a random act of quiltiness during these times. Now only will it bring joy to those around you, but it’ll also bring immense happiness to yourself, too. We’re giving a few ideas for how to get some basics organized and clean in your sewing space – especially if you’re spending more time quilting these days. We share a few stories of quilters making a difference in their communities, as well as how you can get involved in our own One Million Pillowcase Challenge. We end the episode with our staff and some readers sharing how quilting is helping them through this time. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

41 MINAPR 13
Comments
Random Acts of Quiltiness

Money-Saving Sewing Tips

On today's show, we're sharing 5 money-saving sewing tips. Quilting can be an expensive hobby, especially with the current economy. These tips may help you make do, so you can keep sewing while still being frugal. We're also sharing tips for fussy-cutting, a popular technique to add to your quilts. Make your next quilt backing "WOW" with some ideas for piecing your backing and prepping it correctly before quilting. We also chat with Cherry Guidry of Cherry Blossoms Quilting -- she shares tips for fusible applique and working with electronic cutters, as well as info about her cute fabrics and patterns. For more resources from today's show, visit the show notes here.

34 MINAPR 6
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Money-Saving Sewing Tips
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