American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast

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. Enjoy! Visit www.allpeoplequilt.com/podcast to see our complete podcast archives!

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511. Do You Need a Die Cutting Machine?
Get info on what to consider when buying a die cutting machine. Plus, hear our chat with Lori Miller.
36 min
2
510. Conquer Triangle-Squares
Learn the tricks and products that make triangle-squares easy!
32 min
3
509. Fix Blocks that Aren't the Right Size
Blocks different sizes? No worries! We have easy solutions for you.
29 min
4
508. Upgrade Your Sewing Life
Our staff shares the changes that have had an impact on their sewing time. Plus, we chat with Amy Smart.
29 min
5
507. Dive Into Hand-Embroidery
Learn the the tools, tips, and stitches needed to start embroidering by hand.
32 min
6
506. Tips for a Successful Block Swap
Learn the ins and outs of joining a block swap.
24 min
7
505. Recharge Your Creative Energy
Learn how to use quilting to bring happiness and creativity to your everyday life.
41 min
8
504. Our Best Sewing Hacks
Our staff shares their favorite sewing tips and tricks.
27 min
9
503. Spring Clean Your Sewing Space
Get tips for cleaning and refreshing your sewing space.
30 min
10
502. Explore Fabrics Other Than Quilting Cotton
Learn tips for sewing with all types of fabric. Plus, we chat with Allison Harris of Cluck Cluck Sew.
30 min
11
501. Give From the Heart
Hear ideas to infuse your quilts with extra meaning.
31 min
12
500. Ask Us Anything
We're celebrating our 500th episode by answering listener questions!
34 min
13
499. Room to Sew (No Matter What Size Space You...
Learn to capitalize on the sewing space you have. Plus, we interview Jessica Dayon!
41 min
14
498. Storage Hacks Under $15
Organize supplies with common household items.
26 min
15
497. Create Your Dream Sewing Space
Take small steps to get closer to your dream sewing space!
31 min
16
496. How to Declutter Your Fabric Stash
Take control of your stash. Plus, hear from the amazing ladies from Color of Connection Quilt.
46 min
17
495. Finally Tackle Your Pile of UFOs
Conquer your unfinished quilts in the new year. Plus, we chat with Shannon Gillman Orr.
42 min
18
494. Let It Sew, Let it Sew, Let It Sew
Make the most of your time sewing this winter.
37 min
19
493. Kick Holiday Sewing Stress
Be productive in your sewing room while still enjoying the holidays
25 min
20
492. Tips for Sewing with Pets
Overcome the challenges of sewing with pets. Plus, hear an interview with Andra Walker.
35 min
21
491. Know Your Sewing Machine Better
Your sewing machine is probably your most used and most expensive item in your sewing room. Are you using it to its full potential?
29 min
22
490. Count Your Quilty Blessings
We give thanks for the joys quilting has brought to our lives.
27 min
23
489. The Power of Precuts
Get tips for using precuts, then hear us chat with Jessica VanDenburgh.
25 min
24
488. Sew for Charity: We'll Get You Started
Find a quilting charity to support this holiday season.
23 min
25
487. MacGyver Sewing Tips
We share some MacGyver sewing tips. Plus, we chat with Stacy West of Buttermilk Basin.
32 min
26
486. Tips for Sewing with Kids
Teach little ones a new skill! Plus, hear from a Texas quilt shop going mobile.
33 min
27
485. Sort Your Scraps
Get basics on organizing your scrap bin. Then, hear an interview with scrappy quilter Jessica Vetor.
44 min
28
484. Quilting Rules You Can Break
Quilting has a lot of rules, but here's the thing: rules were meant to be broken!
32 min
29
483. How to Host a Virtual Quilt Retreat
Connect with quilting friends this winter with a virtual retreat!
26 min
30
482. 3 Methods for Basting Your Quilt
Learn the pros and cons of three basting methods.
34 min
31
481. What We're Obsessed With Now
We're sharing trends, techniques, fabric, and products we're loving, Plus, we chat with Christian Henry of The Featherweight Shop.
38 min
32
480. Let's Talk Borders!
We give tricks for adding borders to your quilt. Plus, we chat with Sandra Johnson.
25 min
33
479. Organize Projects for the Future
Set yourself up for sewing success during the holidays by planning ahead! Plus, hear an interview with Susan Cleveland.
33 min
34
478. Add a Quilt Ladder to Your Home
25 min
35
477. How Does Quilting Bring You Joy?
We share stories of how this hobby infuses happiness into our lives. Plus, we chat with Kate Basti!
34 min
36
476. Get Your Quilts Spotless
Clean and freshen your quilts with these tips! Then hear an interview with Audrey Esarey.
30 min
37
475. 10 Tips for Choosing Fabrics
Learn the secrets to choosing fabrics for a beautiful quilt.
28 min
38
474. How to Hang Your Quilts
Decorate your walls with quilts. Plus, hear an interview with Johnny Barfuss!
33 min
39
473. Clean Your Work Space
Maximize time in your sewing room with a clear space. Plus, a Q&A with Kristina Brinkerhoff.
22 min
40
472. Sewing on the Go
Take your projects outdoors or on a road trip with these ideas.
23 min
41
471. Set Up an Outdoor Quilt Display
Display your quilts safely outdoors, so you can enjoy them as you spend more time outside.
32 min
42
470. Our Guide to Making a Stylish Bed
Get tips for creating a beautiful bed quilt.
28 min
43
469. Make the Most of Your Stash
Get tips for using your fabric stash effectively in your projects.
21 min
44
468. Prevent Back and Neck Pain While Sewing
Learn simple changes to prevent back and neck pain while sewing.
35 min
45
467. Random Acts of Quiltiness
Perform a random act of quiltiness to brighten someone else's day (and yours!).
37 min
46
466. Money-Saving Sewing Tips
Get 5 tips to save money on your next project.
30 min
47
465. Try Straight Lines + Stitch in the Ditch
Learn two easy techniques for quilting machine-quilting your projects on your domestic machine. 
31 min
48
464. How to Support Quilters During a Pandemic
Support your local quilt shop, reduce anxiety, and other tips for surviving the coronavirus.
17 min
49
463. The Best Sewing Advice We've Received
Sometimes a simple tip has a big impact on your sewing life.
30 min
50
462. Tips for Making a Scrappy Quilt
Learn the secrets to making a truly spectacular scrap quilt
27 min
51
461. Cozy Up Your Home: Creative Quilt Displays
Learn how to display your quilts in creative ways.
30 min
52
460. How to Organize + Store Your Fabric
Get your fabric stash under control with an organization system that works for you!
34 min
53
459. 5 Things Zapping Your Creative Energy
Learn 5 things zapping your creative energy and what to do about it!
31 min
54
458. How to Sew with Plush Fabric
Learn to sew with this tricky (but super cozy) material.
28 min
55
457. You Bought an Antique Quilt. Now What?
Learn how to protect your collection of antique quilts.
29 min
56
456. Handwork Happiness
Learn the health benefits of working with your hands.
38 min
57
455. What’s Your Organizing Personality?
Learn 4 organization personalities, then hear solutions to help each type build their best sewing space!
31 min
58
454. Where to Donate Unwanted Fabric Scraps
Ease the pain of letting go by donating your scraps to worthwhile causes.
40 min
59
453. Conquer Your UFOs This Year
Work through your works in progress with these actionable tips.
42 min
60
452. Start a New Year of Sewing Off Right!
Hear 10 items to help you start the year off refreshed, inspired, and enthusiastic about your projects.
25 min
61
451. Merry Christmas + Fave Holiday Traditions
Our staff shares their favorite handmade holiday traditions.
8 min
62
450. How to Get an Accurate 1/4" Seam Every Time
Get accurate seams with these top tips.
38 min
63
449. Why You Should Be Adding Quilt Labels to E...
Preserve the heritage of your quilts for future generations.
36 min
64
448. Handmade Gifts for Everyone On Your List
Sew the perfect gifts for for those you love.
34 min
65
447. Find Your Quilting Community
We're sharing the things we're thankful for -- our quilting communities!
34 min
66
446. Unexpected Storage Ideas
Organize your sewing room with these out-of-the-box ideas.
34 min
67
445. Our Best Tips for Machine-Quilting
We share tips for prepping your quilt top, choosing a design, and working with a longarm quilter.
33 min
68
444. What To Do When You Lose Interest in a Qui...
Learn to revive your love of a project with these tips.
31 min
69
443. Fright Night Quilting Stories
The entire staff shares their scariest sewing stories -- these spooky stories are relatable in the most cringe-worthy way.
34 min
70
442. Survive Your First Big Quilt Festival
Navigate a big quilt show successfully with these tips.
33 min
71
441. Love That Fabric? Here's How Much You Shou...
When you love but you don’t have a particular project in mind for it, determining how much to buy can be tricky.
27 min
72
440. Choose the Best Batting for Your Project
Your beautiful quilt deserves a batting that will enhance it -- here's how to choose.
33 min
73
439. Thrifty Sewing Tips From Our Readers
We know that sewing can be an expensive hobby, so we love these money-saving tips.
45 min
74
438. Bad Sewing Habits All Quilters Should Quit
We don’t always like to admit the bad sewing habits we have, but it’s nice to know we’re not alone in them!
31 min
75
437. Sew with Batiks Successfully
Learn the tools that make sewing with batiks easier!
33 min
76
436. Top Tips for Pressing Fabric Like a Pro
Learn to press the best for amazing results in your quilting.
43 min
77
435. Practical Tips for a Sewing Room Clutter C...
Hear our no-fail plan to confront your quilting room mess—and keep it clean. 
39 min
78
434. Tips for Sewing Mini Quilts
Make it mini with these little tips.
33 min
79
433. Common Needle + Thread Combos (Are You Pai...
Decode these common supplies for your best sewing yet!
34 min
80
432. Are You Afraid to Use Your Fabric Stash? H...
Make the most of your fabric stash with these tips.
35 min
81
431. Tips for a Successful Quilt Retreat
Plan your next quilting outing with these tips!
41 min
82
430. 10 Secrets to Sewing T-Shirt Quilts
Capture memories with a T-shirt quilt. We're sharing tips to make it easy!
34 min
83
429. Make More Time to Sew (Even When You're Busy)
We know, we know. You're so busy! But these tips will help you fit in more time in your sewing room!
28 min
84
428. How to Wash and Care for Your Quilts
Clean and store your quilts, so they'll last for generations.
36 min
85
427. Top Tips for English Paper Piecing
Learn tricks and tools to make this on-the-go project fun!
40 min
86
426. Hello + Welcome to Season 10
We're kicking off a new season with exciting changes.
25 min
87
Guests: Erin Sampson, Jennifer Keltner, Linda P...
55 min
88
Guests: Jeannie Jenkins, Pat Yamin, Frank Benne...
57 min
89
Guests: Heidi Staples, Jacquelynne Steves, and ...
55 min
90
Guests: Anne Wiens, Karen Gibbs, Sheryl Johnson...
53 min
91
Guests: MJ Kinman, Riane Menardi Morrison, Tere...
57 min
92
Guests: Jen Shaffer, Denise Russell, Anne Dawso...
57 min
93
Guests: Alyce Blythe, Jessie Zeigler, Joyce Dea...
56 min
94
Guests: Denniele Bohannon, Sharon Wasteney, Jul...
57 min
95
Hit the Road with American Patchwork & Quilting!
44 min
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Guests: Ann Shaw, Karen Tripp, Kristy Daum, and...
57 min
97
Guests: Marci Debetaz, Carole Lyles Shaw, Shann...
57 min
98
Guests: Kelly Parker Smith, Joanne Hillestad, K...
57 min
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Guests: Mallory Donohue, Nancy Mahoney, and Jen...
57 min
100
Guests: Teresa Coates, Bill Locke, Suzanne Paqu...
57 min