The podcast for people who love to sew – from the people who love to write about sewing!
Brought to you by the editors of Threads magazine, this insightful podcast takes on topics important to sewing enthusiasts. Listen in for humor, wisdom, and opinions from expert guests and the Threads staff as they discuss sewing techniques, fashion design, fitting conundrums, and more.
Use your ears to become a better sewer! Hear the talent behind the world’s top garment-sewing magazine.
Couture Sewing in a Locked-Down World, with Susan Khalje | Episode 48
Couture teacher Susan Khalje talks about how she's continued to share her expertise despite worldwide pandemic restrictions.
Our Favorite Sewing Machine Features | Episode 47
If you are thinking about getting your first sewing machine, buying a replacement, or acquiring an upgrade, this episode of Sewing With Threads is for you. The Threads editors highlight sewing machine features they can't do without, their experiences with vintage machines, and how to approach shopping for a new machine.
Joi Mahon on Embracing the Sewing Learning Curve | Episode 46
Custom clothier, teacher, and author Joi Mahon invites all sewers, from newbies to pros, to embrace learning and to savor the sewing process.
Diane Ericson on Creativity in Adversity | Episode 45
A seasoned artist and designer, Diane has been sharing ideas and design techniques as a contributor to the sewing industry through workshops and magazine articles over the years. Her focus is always on how to expand your creative process as you build the design skills to express a more personal style. Based in Ashland Oregon, she teaches workshops and offers Design Outside the Lines Retreats nationally. Diane blogs at DianeEricson.com and you can find her on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest as @DianeEricson.
Sustainable Approach to Sewing, with Wendy Ward | Episode 44
This episode, we’re going to talk with Wendy Ward.
Wendy is a writer, designer, maker and educator. She has worked as a designer in fast fashion and for a small sustainable brand. For her master’s degree in 2004 she explored novel ways to recycle textiles and in 2007 she moved into education and has taught numerous garment-making, textile recycling and garment alterations classes with adults. Wendy has her own line of sewing patterns called MIY Collection and has written five best selling sewing books including her most recent, How to Sew Sustainably which published in June.
Her blog is www.wendyward.co.uk and you can find her on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest as @thatwendyward.
Emily Hallman on Designing a Wardrobe Collection | Episode 43
Learn how designer and stylist Emily Hallman approaches sewing a closet full of beautiful clothes that work together and fit her aesthetic.
We are going to need more!
I’ve listened to two episodes of the podcast. I really enjoy it. We are going to need more! Once a month just will not be enough. Thank you for establishing a relevant selling podcast that lovers of sewing can relate to. Keep up the good work!
Know their stuff
Yeah, expertise. They need to publish more often. The very best sewing pod and we want more.
The You Tube channel is a must, a lot of the pods are there with video but the demos by various experts as extras are amazing!
Great sewing geek out
I listen to these podcasts over and over again while diving in my car, and learn so much, picking up more tips that have improved my skill set.