Hip to be a Square Quilting Podcast http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com Quilt long and prosper. Fri, 26 May 2017 12:18:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/cropped-HtbaS-Logo-32x32.png Hip to be a Square Quilting Podcast http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com 32 32 Hip to Be A Square is a podcast for quilters and crafters, nerds and geeks. And my mom. Hi mom! Every week, I’ll talk about my ongoing projects, which range from personal to charity quilts to challenge quilts, to all the Helper Cats that are part of my life. I’ll provide tips and project ideas for the quilty nerd in you begging to be let out. <br /> <br /> Once a month, audio episodes from The Stitch TV Show on YouTube will appear in the feed so you can listen to the audio for the latest Stitch TV episode.<br /> <br /> The answers to the prominent questions are, of course: original Starbuck, Picard, Han Solo, Donna, and rhombus. Pam the Head Rhombus clean Pam the Head Rhombus pam1374@gmail.com pam1374@gmail.com (Pam the Head Rhombus) Hip to be a Square Podcast Quilt long and prosper. Hip to be a Square Quilting Podcast http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HtbaS_3000logo.png http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com Weekly 42015711 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 219 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-219-audio-only/ Fri, 26 May 2017 12:18:50 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=4144 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-219-audio-only/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-219-audio-only/feed/ 2 In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about a visit to the Las Vegas Modern Quilt Guild, quilting tourism, and the special case of left-handed quilting. Our next Virtual Stitch-In is June 16, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16. This is the audio-only version of … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-219-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 219 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about a visit to the Las Vegas Modern Quilt Guild, quilting tourism, and the special case of left-handed quilting.

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is June 16, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16.

This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!

Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.

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In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about a visit to the Las Vegas Modern Quilt Guild, quilting tourism, and the special case of left-handed quilting. Our next Virtual Stitch-In is June 16, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern,
Our next Virtual Stitch-In is June 16, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16.
This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!
Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.
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HtbaS – Episode 304 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-304/ Fri, 19 May 2017 15:57:45 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=4136 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-304/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-304/feed/ 5 In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk briefly about some end-of-school-year activities, my experience and tips for making a tuffet, the recent Netflix series “Anne with an E”. In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk briefly about some end-of-school-year activities, my experience and tips for making a tuffet, the recent Netflix series “Anne with an E”.

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In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk briefly about some end-of-school-year activities, my experience and tips for making a tuffet, the recent Netflix series “Anne with an E”. ]]> Pam the Head Rhombus clean 37:26 4136
The Stitch TV Show – Episode 218 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-218-audio-only/ Fri, 12 May 2017 12:30:54 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3786 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-218-audio-only/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-218-audio-only/feed/ 1 In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about jurying a quilt show, squaring up quilts, and share our experiences in submitting quilt patterns for publication. Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16. This is the audio-only version of the YouTube … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-218-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 218 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about jurying a quilt show, squaring up quilts, and share our experiences in submitting quilt patterns for publication.

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16.

This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!

Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.

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In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Pam and Lynn talk about jurying a quilt show, squaring up quilts, and share our experiences in submitting quilt patterns for publication. Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern,
Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern, and then again on June 16.
This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!
Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.
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HtbaS – Episode 303 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-303/ Fri, 05 May 2017 21:30:32 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3780 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-303/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/05/htbas-episode-303/feed/ 1 Highs and lows all in one quilty week. Its episode 303 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast! In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about getting my first magazine pattern published: No Regrets! I also give an update about my job situation (ugh), the Atlanta roads (more ugh), and the bags I’ve been making lately.

If you want to get a copy of the pattern for the No Regrets quilt, check out Issue 16 of Make Modern Magazine. Use code “friends16” to get a digital copy for only AU$5 until June 1!

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Highs and lows all in one quilty week. Its episode 303 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast!
If you want to get a copy of the pattern for the No Regrets quilt, check out Issue 16 of Make Modern Magazine. Use code “friends16” to get a digital copy for only AU$5 until June 1!
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The Stitch TV Show – Episode 217 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-217-audio-only/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:15:51 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3771 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-217-audio-only/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-217-audio-only/feed/ 1 Join Pam and Lynn for a round of "How Should I Quilt This?" from a live taping of The Stitch TV Show! In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, In episode 217 of The Stitch TV Show quilting talk show, Pam and Lynn answer the very pressing question “How Should I Quilt This?” with a number of sample tops from our UFO piles and the studio audience from Red Hen Fabrics in Marietta GA.  Visit The Stitch TV Show website for pictures of the 7 quilts we talk about (and to see some of Pam’s weird facial expressions).

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017  at 7 pm US Eastern!

This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!

Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.

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Join Pam and Lynn for a round of "How Should I Quilt This?" from a live taping of The Stitch TV Show! Red Hen Fabrics in Marietta GA.  Visit The Stitch TV Show website for pictures of the 7 quilts we talk about (and to see some of Pam’s weird facial expressions).

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is May 12, 2017  at 7 pm US Eastern!
This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!
Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.
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HtbaS – Episode 302 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-302/ Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:08:29 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3761 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-302/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-302/feed/ 1 It's been a heck of a couple weeks! Hear what's been happening. I recap the disappointing cruise we went on (no fault the cruise line, and no compensation due to us), getting back in the quilting saddle with some small projects, a number of book reviews, and what projects I’ve got coming up in the short term!

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It's been a heck of a couple weeks! Hear what's been happening. Books:

* Brilliance (Brilliance Saga, #1) by Marcus Sakey
* Island of Glass (The Guardians Trilogy #3) by Nora Roberts
* The Collapsing Empire (The Interdependency #1) by John Scalzi
* Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by Alexander Freed

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The Stitch TV Show – Episode 216 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-216-audio-only/ Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:40:43 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3753 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-216-audio-only/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-216-audio-only/feed/ 1 It's episode 216 of The Stitch TV Show! Join us for quilting chat with friends. In this episode of quilting chat with friends, Pam and Lynn talk about having a quilt in the Paducah spring show, handpiecing, and the finer points of entering a quilt challenge.

the coffee cup is a lie

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is April 14, 2017, and again on May 12 at 7 pm US Eastern!

This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!

Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.

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It's episode 216 of The Stitch TV Show! Join us for quilting chat with friends.
Our next Virtual Stitch-In is April 14, 2017, and again on May 12 at 7 pm US Eastern!
This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!
Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.
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HtbaS – Episode 301 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-301/ Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:30:32 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3738 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-301/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/04/htbas-episode-301/feed/ 3 It’s a time-warp-cast! In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about catching my breath between travel, where I’m sitting when this episode gets released, how the first few weeks of commuting again has been, and general reflection on what’s to come. It’s a time-warp-cast! In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about catching my breath between travel, where I’m sitting when this episode gets released, how the first few weeks of commuting again has been, and general reflection on what’s to come.

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It’s a time-warp-cast! In this episode of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about catching my breath between travel, where I’m sitting when this episode gets released, how the first few weeks of commuting again has been, ]]> Pam the Head Rhombus clean 27:13 3738
The Stitch TV Show – Episode 215 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-215-audio-only/ Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:15:46 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3733 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-215-audio-only/#respond http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-215-audio-only/feed/ 0 It's the quilting podcast version of episode 215 of The Stitch TV Show, with ugly fabric and DIY sewing machine maintenance. In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, Lynn and Pam talk about QuiltCon classes, basic DIY sewing machine maintenance, and overcoming ugly fabric.

Our next Virtual Stitch-In is April 14, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern!

This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!

Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.

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It's the quilting podcast version of episode 215 of The Stitch TV Show, with ugly fabric and DIY sewing machine maintenance.
Our next Virtual Stitch-In is April 14, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern!
This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video, produced as a quilting podcast. See show notes, links to the various things we talk about, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll be back next week for the usual solo geeky fare!
Stay in touch! Follow my personal Instagram @Pantsfreesia, or my adventures with Lynn @TheStitchTVShow.
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HtbaS – Episode 300 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/htbas-episode-300/ Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:49:57 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3727 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/htbas-episode-300/#comments http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/htbas-episode-300/feed/ 4 It's the 300th episode! I spent the week in Las Vegas so you didn't have to, unless you live there, in which case we were all there together. It’s the 300th episode of this crazy quilting podcast. We have it all – sewing, cats, books, hotel bathroom art, and more! I’m in between trips so haven’t gotten a lot of stitching in, but am excited for what’s to come in the upcoming months.

Books reviewed:

Today’s podcat was Nina, who has gotten over her snit and is glad I’m home.

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It's the 300th episode! I spent the week in Las Vegas so you didn't have to, unless you live there, in which case we were all there together. hotel bathroom art, and more! I’m in between trips so haven’t gotten a lot of stitching in, but am excited for what’s to come in the upcoming months.
Books reviewed:

* Bay of Sighs by Nora Roberts
* The Thief Taker by C.S. Quinn

Today’s podcat was Nina, who has gotten over her snit and is glad I’m home.

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The Stitch TV Show – Episode 214 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-214-audio-only/ Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:00:10 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3719 Episode 214 of The Stitch TV Show bring us more precut joy and thoughts on personalizing quilts Episode 214 of The Stitch TV Show bring us more precut joy and thoughts on personalizing quilts Pam the Head Rhombus clean 43:11 3719 HtbaS – Episode 299 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/htbas-episode-299/ Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:35:39 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3716 It's a busy time around here with some good news about a quilt show entry! It's a busy time around here with some good news about a quilt show entry! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 28:33 3716 HtbaS – Episode 298 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/03/htbas-episode-298/ Fri, 03 Mar 2017 20:25:22 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3709 QuiltCon was amazing and my to-do list is huge. Let's talk to the nice people in the computer instead of working on that list. QuiltCon was amazing and my to-do list is huge. Let's talk to the nice people in the computer instead of working on that list. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 34:46 3709 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 213 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/02/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-213-audio-only/ Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:10:34 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3701 It's the quilting podcast of Episode 213 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk apps and stash building. It's the quilting podcast of Episode 213 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk apps and stash building. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 38:06 3701 HtbaS – Episode 297 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/02/htbas-episode-297/ Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:37:34 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3694 It's been a busy couple of weeks! Learn all about it on the podcast. It's been a busy couple of weeks! Learn all about it on the podcast. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 40:08 3694 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 212 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/02/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-212-audio-only/ Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:15:31 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3684 In episode 212 of The Stitch TV Show, Lynn and Pam talk about Valentine’s Day, different ways to sew curves, and how to measure progress in quilting. Don’t forget our next Virtual Stitch-In is February 10, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern! This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video. See show notes, photos, and … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/02/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-212-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 212 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In episode 212 of The Stitch TV Show, Lynn and Pam talk about Valentine’s Day, different ways to sew curves, and how to measure progress in quilting. Don’t forget our next Virtual Stitch-In is February 10, 2017 at 7 pm US Eastern! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 39:21 3684 HtbaS – Episode 296 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/02/htbas-episode-296/ Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:37:40 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3675 It's episode 296 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast! It's episode 296 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 33:07 3675 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 211 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-211-audio-only/ Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:05:21 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3667 In episode 211 of The Stitch TV Show, we talk about #Clusterflake2017, aka the Atlanta Blizzard of 2017, how to create portraits in quilting, and managing Block of the Month programs (or BOMs). This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video. See show notes, photos, and more on The Stitch TV Show page!  I’ll … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-211-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 211 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In episode 211 of The Stitch TV Show, we talk about #Clusterflake2017, aka the Atlanta Blizzard of 2017, how to create portraits in quilting, and managing Block of the Month programs (or BOMs). This is the audio-only version of the YouTube video. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:09 3667 HtbaS – Episode 295 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/htbas-episode-295/ Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:00:35 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3661 It's been a jam packed quilty two weeks, in episode 295 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast! It's been a jam packed quilty two weeks, in episode 295 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 31:51 3661 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 210 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-210-audio-only/ Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:45:44 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3652 In episode 210 of The Stitch TV Show, we open with a spirited discussion about about how you define neutrals in quilting. Lynn shares her design process for the “Diamonds are Forever” quilt (part of the fat quarter challenge we did this year), and we give some tips for choosing fabrics, and wrap up with … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-210-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 210 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In episode 210 of The Stitch TV Show, we open with a spirited discussion about about how you define neutrals in quilting. Lynn shares her design process for the “Diamonds are Forever” quilt (part of the fat quarter challenge we did this year), Pam the Head Rhombus clean 48:45 3652 HtbaS – Episode 294 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/htbas-episode-294/ Sat, 07 Jan 2017 00:18:47 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3644 In Ep 294 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about my fabric stash usage for 2016, working on the Bonnie Hunter Mystery En Provence, some of the late quilt finishes last year, and give a review of recent books and Netflix series I’ve enjoyed. Here is the dragon wallhanging I … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2017/01/htbas-episode-294/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 294</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In Ep 294 of the Hip to be a Square quilting podcast, I talk about my fabric stash usage for 2016, working on the Bonnie Hunter Mystery En Provence, some of the late quilt finishes last year, and give a review of recent books and Netflix series I’ve en... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 33:02 3644 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 209 Audio http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/12/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-209-audio/ Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:35:33 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3631 It's the podcast for episode 209 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk about the Pantone color of the year for 2017, The Nope! Quilt, and sewing needles. It's the podcast for episode 209 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk about the Pantone color of the year for 2017, The Nope! Quilt, and sewing needles. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 51:35 3631 HtbaS – Episode 293 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/12/htbas-episode-293/ Fri, 23 Dec 2016 19:35:14 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3624 We've returned from the family road trip, and now I can return to cats, quilting, and spreadsheets. We've returned from the family road trip, and now I can return to cats, quilting, and spreadsheets. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 37:36 3624 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 208 Audio http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/12/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-208-audio/ Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:30:41 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3619 It's episode 208 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk fabric production, sewing ergonomics, and holiday wish lists. It's episode 208 of The Stitch TV Show! We talk fabric production, sewing ergonomics, and holiday wish lists. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 43:05 3619 HtbaS – Episode 292 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/12/htbas-episode-292/ Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:57:50 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3611 It's been a busy week at work and the sewing room, and I'm looking forward to finishing some quilts this weekend! It's been a busy week at work and the sewing room, and I'm looking forward to finishing some quilts this weekend! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 30:00 3611 HtbaS – Episode 291 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/12/htbas-episode-291/ Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:30:57 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3599 A quilting podcast with a nice round up of the Black Friday Sew-In, some new bags, and charitable crafting. A quilting podcast with a nice round up of the Black Friday Sew-In, some new bags, and charitable crafting. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:14 3599 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 207 Audio http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/11/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-207-audio/ Fri, 25 Nov 2016 13:35:13 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3592 We're gearing up for Mystery Quilt season at The Stitch! You can also learn more about greige goods and fabric quality, and why Lynn and Pam behave differently in the grocery store. We're gearing up for Mystery Quilt season at The Stitch! You can also learn more about greige goods and fabric quality, and why Lynn and Pam behave differently in the grocery store. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 36:24 3592 HtbaS – Episode 290 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/11/htbas-episode-290/ Fri, 18 Nov 2016 21:36:13 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3585 It's more quilty and geeky quilting chat as I reveal The Project That Ate September and start a huge handquilting project. It's more quilty and geeky quilting chat as I reveal The Project That Ate September and start a huge handquilting project. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 36:12 3585 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 206 Audio http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/11/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-206-audio/ Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:21:39 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3577 Episode 206 of The Stitch TV Show brings some cutting remarks about scissors, and the important of quilt documentation, Episode 206 of The Stitch TV Show brings some cutting remarks about scissors, and the important of quilt documentation, Pam the Head Rhombus clean 44:16 3577 HtbaS – Episode 289 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/11/htbas-episode-289/ Fri, 04 Nov 2016 22:45:56 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3570 It's a jam packed quilting podcast with books, quilts, forts, and news! It's a jam packed quilting podcast with books, quilts, forts, and news! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 42:06 3570 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 205 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/10/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-205-audio-only/ Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:10:23 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3563 In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, we open with a quick discussion of our two classes with Wendy Butler Berns.  Then we dive into marking (or not marking) quilts, and the perils and controversies of various methods. Our second topics covers the basting process and tips. This is the audio-only version of the … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/10/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-205-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch TV Show – Episode 205 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> In this episode of The Stitch TV Show, we open with a quick discussion of our two classes with Wendy Butler Berns.  Then we dive into marking (or not marking) quilts, and the perils and controversies of various methods. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:33 3563 HtbaS – Episode 288 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/10/htbas-episode-288/ Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:46:34 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3558 It's my 6th Podcastiversary and I talk about how far I've come in quilt podcasting, and what to expect going forward. It's my 6th Podcastiversary and I talk about how far I've come in quilt podcasting, and what to expect going forward. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 33:25 3558 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 204 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/10/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-204-audio-only/ Fri, 14 Oct 2016 12:15:09 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3552 The audio from Episode 204 of The Stitch TV Show has us discussing Sew Pro, sewlebrity sightings, "ask us anything" questions, and a conversation with fellow quilter and author Frances O'Roark Dowell. The audio from Episode 204 of The Stitch TV Show has us discussing Sew Pro, sewlebrity sightings, "ask us anything" questions, and a conversation with fellow quilter and author Frances O'Roark Dowell. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 43:45 3552 HtbaS – Episode 287 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/10/htbas-episode-287/ Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:23:35 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3546 It's been a busy two weeks with lots of quilting and reading! It's been a busy two weeks with lots of quilting and reading! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 49:47 3546 The Stitch TV Show – Episode 203 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/the-stitch-tv-show-episode-203-audio-only/ Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:15:03 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3538 Lynn and I chat about going rogue without a guild and getting the most out of quilt shows! Lynn and I chat about going rogue without a guild and getting the most out of quilt shows! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 25:01 3538 HtbaS – Episode 286 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/htbas-episode-286/ Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:25:50 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3528 For this episode, I spend the first third talking about the decision process for buying a HandiQuilter Sweet 16 midarm quilting machine at the Chattanooga AQS Quilt Show.  Then I talk a bit about the Sew Pro Convention that I attended last week, some top learnings, and how it’s helped set business priorities for The … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/htbas-episode-286/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 286</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> For this episode, I spend the first third talking about the decision process for buying a HandiQuilter Sweet 16 midarm quilting machine at the Chattanooga AQS Quilt Show.  Then I talk a bit about the Sew Pro Convention that I attended last week, Pam the Head Rhombus clean 47:49 3528 The Stitch – Episode 202 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/the-stitch-episode-202/ Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:30:17 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3517 This episode, Pam and Lynn discuss the ideas for quick sewing gifts and games that quilters play, either at retreat or guild meetings. We talk about a lot of tutorials and games in the episode, so be sure to check out the show notes over on The Stitch TV Show site. This is the audio-only … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/the-stitch-episode-202/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch – Episode 202 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This episode, Pam and Lynn discuss the ideas for quick sewing gifts and games that quilters play, either at retreat or guild meetings. We talk about a lot of tutorials and games in the episode, so be sure to check out the show notes over on The Stitch ... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:12 3517 HtbaS – Episode 285 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/htbas-episode-285/ Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:17:06 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3513 Although I didn’t think I had much to talk about this week, I end up waxing poetic about the AQS censorship situation from the Grand Rapids show, and a little about the Modern Quilt Guild blog and revision to the description of derivative work.  I also discuss plans for The Stitch TV Show while attending … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/htbas-episode-285/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 285</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> Although I didn’t think I had much to talk about this week, I end up waxing poetic about the AQS censorship situation from the Grand Rapids show, and a little about the Modern Quilt Guild blog and revision to the description of derivative work. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 33:51 3513 HtbaS – Episode 284 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/09/htbas-episode-284/ Fri, 02 Sep 2016 18:52:04 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3505 It's been a busy two weeks, and it's going to slow down now! It's been a busy two weeks, and it's going to slow down now! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 53:29 3505 The Stitch – Episode 201 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/08/the-stitch-episode-201-audio-only/ Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:00:21 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3490 We kick off season 2 of The Stitch with a discussion on some of the recent closures in the quilting world, and the benefits of joining a quilt guild. This is the audio only version of the show. We kick off season 2 of The Stitch with a discussion on some of the recent closures in the quilting world, and the benefits of joining a quilt guild. This is the audio only version of the show. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:46 3490 HtbaS – Episode 283 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/08/htbas-episode-283/ Fri, 19 Aug 2016 17:42:54 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3479 This week, I talk about fixing an applique faux pas after the fact, the Twilter Birds in the Air quilt, sewing for charity, and talk about a few books. Zer0es by Chuck Wendig Who Do You Love by Jennifer Weiner (note: I mistakenly said that someone died in the prologue, but I misspoke. The main … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/08/htbas-episode-283/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 283</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week, I talk about fixing an applique faux pas after the fact, the Twilter Birds in the Air quilt, sewing for charity, and talk about a few books. Zer0es by Chuck Wendig Who Do You Love by Jennifer Weiner (note: I mistakenly said that someone died... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 39:13 3479 HtbaS – Episode 282 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/08/htbas-episode-282/ Fri, 12 Aug 2016 16:56:47 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3473 This week, I catch you all up on everything from the past three weeks. Some feelings about social media, some sewing, some travel, some books, and some IRL experiences. Join us tonight 7-9pm US Eastern for the Virtual Stitch-In! Books discussed in this episode: Lafayette in the Somewhat United States, Sarah Vowell Harry Potter and … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/08/htbas-episode-282/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 282</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week, I catch you all up on everything from the past three weeks. Some feelings about social media, some sewing, some travel, some books, and some IRL experiences. Join us tonight 7-9pm US Eastern for the Virtual Stitch-In! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 1:02:14 3473 The Stitch – Episode 112 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/the-stitch-episode-112-audio-only/ Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:59:43 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3461 We wrap up season 1 of The Stitch with a taping in front of a live studio audience at Red Hen Fabrics following our pattern launch party.  This show is a bit different since it’s all audience questions submitted during the party, so the topics range from needle & thread to Pokemon, and includes all the … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/the-stitch-episode-112-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch – Episode 112 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> We wrap up season 1 of The Stitch with a taping in front of a live studio audience at Red Hen Fabrics following our pattern launch party.  This show is a bit different since it’s all audience questions submitted during the party, Pam the Head Rhombus clean 28:15 3461 HtbaS – Episode 281 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-281/ Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:42:57 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3454 This week I give a recap of the pattern launch party for The Stitch, my escape room experience, doing yoga with cats, and what I’ve been sewing.  Stay tuned for a Rafflecopter giveaway over on TheStitchTVShow.com to win a PDF copy of one of the new patterns! Next week’s episode will be the audio from … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-281/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 281</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week I give a recap of the pattern launch party for The Stitch, my escape room experience, doing yoga with cats, and what I’ve been sewing.  Stay tuned for a Rafflecopter giveaway over on TheStitchTVShow. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 41:13 3454 HtbaS – Episode 280 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-280/ Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:15:10 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3445 This week is short and sweet since I’m frantically putting finishing touches on websites, storefronts and pattern for the launch of The Stitch TV Show Pattern Shop on July 16th! And my kids are home today and kept interrupting me.  I talk a bit about Morelli’s dental surgery and subsequent goofy behavior on painkillers and … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-280/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 280</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week is short and sweet since I’m frantically putting finishing touches on websites, storefronts and pattern for the launch of The Stitch TV Show Pattern Shop on July 16th! And my kids are home today and kept interrupting me. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 22:24 3445 HtbaS – Episode 279 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-279/ Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:59:14 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3441 This week, I talk about what I’ve been sewing, the benefits of cleaning off my cutting table, a bit about starting up a small business, and review three books. Agent to the Stars by John Scalzi Poison or Protect by Gail Carriger First Comes Love by Emily Giffin This week, I talk about what I’ve been sewing, the benefits of cleaning off my cutting table, a bit about starting up a small business, and review three books. Agent to the Stars by John Scalzi Poison or Protect by Gail Carriger First Comes Love by Emi... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 44:45 3441 HtbaS – Episode 278 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-278/ Fri, 01 Jul 2016 20:47:01 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3428 This week I catch everyone up on the big news from the past couple weeks, from meeting and taking a class from Bonnie Hunter, finally revealing the East Cobb Quilters’ Guild raffle quilt, launching our pattern line July 16 both online and at Red Hen Fabrics in Marietta, GA (stop by 11-2 on the 16th … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/07/htbas-episode-278/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 278</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week I catch everyone up on the big news from the past couple weeks, from meeting and taking a class from Bonnie Hunter, finally revealing the East Cobb Quilters’ Guild raffle quilt, launching our pattern line July 16 both online and at Red Hen Fa... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 1:07:57 3428 The Stitch – Episode 111 Audio Only http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/06/the-stitch-episode-111-audio-only/ Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:00:58 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3415 This month, Pam and Lynn open with some chatter about summer vacation, and then dive into the psychology of quilting, designing quilts from scratch, and how collaboration in quilting works. Stay tuned for a very exciting announcement at the end! This is the audio-only version of the video on YouTube. See show notes, photos, and … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/06/the-stitch-episode-111-audio-only/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">The Stitch – Episode 111 Audio Only</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This month, Pam and Lynn open with some chatter about summer vacation, and then dive into the psychology of quilting, designing quilts from scratch, and how collaboration in quilting works. Stay tuned for a very exciting announcement at the end! Pam the Head Rhombus clean 50:27 3415 HtbaS – Episode 277 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/06/htbas-episode-277/ Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:30:25 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3404 It’s the Ask Me Anything episode! I cover everything from the origin of my Pantsfreesia twitter handle, professional wrestling, food and recipes, tattoos, some quilting talk, and what “Pam’ing It” really means. Here’s the Broccoli Salad recipe I mentioned. It’s the Ask Me Anything episode! I cover everything from the origin of my Pantsfreesia twitter handle, professional wrestling, food and recipes, tattoos, some quilting talk, and what “Pam’ing It” really means. Pam the Head Rhombus clean 55:23 3404 HtbaS – Episode 276 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/06/htbas-episode-276/ Fri, 10 Jun 2016 18:49:40 +0000 http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/?p=3402 This week I open with a bit about mental health, and some highlights from our beach vacation and getting back in the sewing groove (before traveling for work next week).  I also give reviews on a number of books I’ve read in the last few weeks: The Key Trilogy by Nora Roberts Orphan Train by … <a href="http://www.hiptobeasquarepodcast.com/2016/06/htbas-episode-276/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">HtbaS – Episode 276</span> <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a> This week I open with a bit about mental health, and some highlights from our beach vacation and getting back in the sewing groove (before traveling for work next week).  I also give reviews on a number of books I’ve read in the last few weeks: The Key... Pam the Head Rhombus clean 47:30 3402