Pom Pom Quarterly - Knitting Podcast

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Pomcast is Pom Pom's knitty and witty monthly podcast. Lydia and Sophie talk to all sorts of interesting fibre folk, as well as indulging in knit-chat and plenty of giggles. For more on Pom Pom and the magazine, visit www.pompommag.com

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We're bringing you another slice of Rhinebeck 2018 fun with our Norah Gaughan interview recorded live at the festival. We find out more about Norah's vision for our winter issue and we've also got all the news about our recent releases Knits About Winter and Knit How. Show notes can be found here - https://www.pompommag.com/pomcast-57-norah-gaughan/
Dec 05, 2018
Joining us for the whole episode (what a treat!) is the lovely Emily Foden of Viola Yarns. We have a post-Rhinebeck chat and find out more about her upcoming book 'Knits About Winter'. Find the show notes here- https://www.pompommag.com/pomcast-56-rhinebeck-special-with-emily-foden-of-viola/
Nov 06, 2018
Pomcast 55 + KATIE GREEN
This episode features an interview with illustrator and author Katie Green, along with our usual knit-chat and giggles. Thanks to Traveling Yarn for sponsoring!
Sep 28, 2018
We have a healthy stash of news to share with you so if your needles took a break over the summer, get ready to dust them off and dive in to all the new publications that we have coming soon. We’ve got our usual features of Tell and Tell, Top Three and Text Files, plus a review of some fab yarn from our sponsors Rauwerk. Grab your knitting and get comfy!
Aug 31, 2018
Hey Pomcats! We're enjoying a heatwave (a tropical heatwave), but we're getting prepped for the change of the seasons. While being warmed (or should that be cooled?) by thoughts of our upcoming autumn and winter publications, Lydia and Sophie bring you their exceptional blend of knitting news and puns for your enjoyment.  Our guest this episode is Dana Williams-Johnson (dog jumper knitter extraordinaire), so why not pop the podcast on and join us with your knitting? Thanks to our sponsors Indie Untangled!
Jul 31, 2018
The sun is shining and we're more relaxed than a loose gauge linen hand knit. Summer is a great time to enjoy the outside with your latest WIP in tow, so why not pop this episode of Pomcast on to accompany you. We've got a chat with Amy Small of Knit Collage, notes on sunny London, and news of our Autumn and Winter knits - gotta be ready for when the weather changes. Pom on! Thanks to Scheepjes for sponsoring this episode. www.pompommag.com
Jun 29, 2018
Just like two yarns plucked from your stash and striped together to make the perfect combo, we've blended a mix of news, reviews, an interview, and knitting merriment for your enjoyment. As well as your favourite features, we're joined by the fabulous Pam Allen, founder of Quince & Co. So why not indulge your ears with over an hour of fun chit-chat, we're certain you'll feel the same happiness that you get from casting on a new WIP. Check out the Pom Pom blog for our Scheepjes giveaway!
Jun 01, 2018
Hey Pomcats, welcome to your favourite pick'n'mix of knitty chat, including an interview with the dynamic designing duo Joji Locatelli & Veera Välimäki! We've also got Text Files and Top Three. Thanks to Ritual Dyes for sponsoring this episode!
Apr 30, 2018
We've got festival fever as our recording comes live from Edinburgh Yarn Festival and this episode includes our Unravel interviews with Hanna Maciejewska and Zoe Fletcher. Thanks also to Woollinn Dublin for sponsoring this episode.
Mar 30, 2018
We're hanging out with the charming and creative Francesca Kletz and Brooke Dennis who run The London Loom in this here London town. We'll be having a gander at their new book, swatching with some tasty The Wool Kitchen yarn, bringing you all the news of your favourite knitting mag and all the while providing your ears all the puns and cheering chatter that your day needs. Thanks to The Wool Kitchen for sponsoring this epsidode!
Jan 31, 2018
Happy Knitmas Pomcats! . We've got the whole team involved for this episode, Meghan is our US corespondent, chatting with Andrea Mowry, and Sophie and Lydia are joined by Amy for some gift giving and party games - it's like you are at the Pom Pom office party! Thanks for Unravel festival for sponsoring this episode. www.pompommag.com
Dec 22, 2017
POMCAST 46 - Knitters in the Round: Crafting Consciously
The second of our Knitters in the Round discussions recorded at Pomfest this summer 2017, hosted by Anna Maltz, Discussing how we can choose to craft consciously are Bristol Ivy, Clara Parkes, Julia Billings and Julie Asselin.
Nov 29, 2017
POMCAST 45 - Knitters in the Round: Where There's a Wool, There's a Way!
For this episode we bring you a recording of the first of two Knitters in the Round discussions recorded at Pomfest this summer, and hosted by Anna Maltz. This one features Emily Foden (Viola Yarn), Emily Wessel (TinCanKnits), Olga Buraya-Kefelian (Olgajazzy), and Sonja Bargielowska (Blacker Yarns).
Oct 31, 2017
Pomcast 44 - A Stash of One's Own
Lydia and Sophie catch up after an exciting trip to the binder's to see Knitting Outside the Box on press, and after a trip to Yarndale! This episode features a recording of Clara Parked reading from her newest book, A Stash of One's Own. What a treat! Thanks to our sponsors Nature's Luxury.
Sep 30, 2017
Lydia and Sophie are joined by Juju Vail - our guest editor for Autumn Issue 22! We're talking colours, cloth, skeins and sewing, plus all the gossip from the magazine. Thanks to our sponsors Woollenflower!
Aug 30, 2017
Recorded live at Pomfest, it's an extra special Pomcast! Lydia, Sophie and Eli bring you knitty challenges, puns, special guests, craft horror stories, What Would Juju Do? and a sing along - it's like you were in the audience too! Thanks to Fig Tree Yarns for sponsoring Pomcast Live, and The Yarn Collective for sponsoring this episode
Jul 28, 2017
POMCAST 41 - with Pamela Wynne Butler
This episode we talk to Pamela Wynne Butler about her new book - Handsome: Man Sweater for Every Body. We also reveal more exciting Pomfest news, and indulge in all our usual knit shenanigans. Thanks to Skein Queen for sponsoring this episode
Jun 30, 2017
Pomcast 40 - with Julie Asselin
Episode 40! In this episode Lydia and Sophie talk to Julie Asselin about colour inspiration and how she became a dyer. There is also all the usual podcast fun; including exciting news about a new book coming soon from Pom Pom Press, and the vendor lineup for Pomfest! Of course we also have plenty of giggles, and a travel related top 3!
Jun 01, 2017
Pomcast 39 (Bonus Short Rows Episode) + Sonja Bargielowska of Blacker Yarns
A bonus 'Short Rows' episode! Lydia and Sophie count down to Pomfest in July and chat to Sonja Bargielowska of Blacker Yarns, plus there is a review of Blacker's new Samite Silk Blend - ooh! Thanks to Blacker Yarns for sponsoring this Pomcast!
May 19, 2017
Pomcast 38 - with Gina Rockenwagner
This episode Sophie and Lydia talk to Gina Rockenwagner about her life in the world of fashion and textiles. There is also exciting news about Pomfest, and all our upcoming anniversary celebrations, and all the usual giggles.
Apr 30, 2017
POMCAST 37 - With Guest host Bristol Ivy + Kate Burge and Rachel Price of Spincycle
Live from Edinburgh Yarn Festival, Sophie is joined by guest host Bristol Ivy - who has an exciting Pom Pom Press announcement! This episode also includes an interview with the fabulous gals behind Spincycle Yarns. Thanks to our sponsors Erika Knight.
Mar 31, 2017
POMCAST 36 - Live from Unravel with John Arbon + Nancy Marchant
Live from Unravel 2017! Not only do we have all the news and knits from the festival, this episodes includes two interviews with John Arbon and Nancy Marchant. Thanks to our sponsors La Bien Aimée
Feb 25, 2017
Pomcast 35 -with Daphne Marinopoulos of The Fibre Company
Back with the first Pomcast of 2017, Sophie and Lydia have all the news about your favourite knitting mag and lots of giggles too! The gals chat to Daphne Marinopoulos, founder of The Fibre Company, plus there is the usual lots of chat and fun! Also thanks to our sponsors Nature's Luxury!
Jan 27, 2017
POMCAST 34 - Christmas Cracker with Helga Isager and Julia Farwell-Clay!
Merry Knitmas! Get ready for a bumper Christmas Cracker Pomcast! We've got festive cheer, Top Three, 'What Would Juju Do?', plus two interviews this episode one with Helga Isager and one with Julia Farwell-Clay. Thanks to Unravel and Green Mountain Spinnery for sponsoring this episode.
Dec 24, 2016
POMCAST 33 (Short Rows Bonus Episode)- with Fiona Alice + Emily Foden
A bonus mini podcast! Sophie Scott and guest host Amy Collins chat about the upcoming Pom Pom Christmas Party. Plus we have interviews with designer Fiona Alice and Emily Foden of Viola
Dec 09, 2016
POMCAST 32 - with Dianna Walla
In this episode we chat with designer Dianna Walla and catch up with all the knitting gossip and news from Pom Pom magazine. Our craft agony aunt Juju answers your knitting dilemmas and our top three has a special Norwegian flair! Thanks to Blacker Yarns and Green Mountain Spinnery for sponsoring this episdoe.
Nov 30, 2016
POMCAST 31 (Short Rows Bonus Epsiode) - with Krishan Arora and Heather Millard of YARN - The Movie
A bonus mini pomcast episode! Featuring an interview with the folks behind YARN - The Movie, at cinematic Top Three plus all the usual Pom Pom gossip and giggles.
Nov 18, 2016
POMCAST 30 (Spooky Special)with Rachael Matthews
Our 30th is a Spooky Special for Halloween with some of your knitting horror stories! You can also expect all the usual knitting news and giggles, plus an interview with the wonderful textile artist and knitter Rachael Matthews - we chat about her new book 'The Mindfulness in Knitting'. This episode is sponsored by Pink Hazel and Green Mountain Spinnery.
Oct 26, 2016
POMCAST 29 - with Caitlin ffrench
In this episode we talk to Caitlin ffrench about her dyeing and designing, and her soon to be released book! We also take your questions to knitting guru Juju Vail, and cover all our usual crafty topics. Plenty of giggles as usual! This episode is sponsored by Blacker Yarns. Thanks Blacker!
Sep 29, 2016
POMCAST 28 - With Tom of Holland
Pomcast episode 28! For this episode our interviewee is the brilliant Tom of Holland, and as always Sophie and Lydia chat about their crafty projects, as well as the usual top 3, knitter you should know about, and other faves!
Aug 26, 2016
POMCAST 27 - with Amy Hendrix of Madeline Tosh!
Sophie and Lydia are back with our 27th episode of Pomcast. This month we have an interview with the dyer behind MadelineTosh yarns, as well as all the usual knit chat.
Jul 29, 2016
POMCAST 26 - with Juju Vail and Thea Colman!
This episode of Pomcast features a guest co-host, the one and only Juju Vail! Sophie and Juju chat about knitting, bobbins, and so much more, and we also have an interview with Thea Colman, who has the most excellent radio voice we ever did hear.
Jun 30, 2016
POMCAST 25 - with mini Edinburgh Yarn Festival interviews
Pom Pom Quarterly's podcast - Pomcast! Lydia and Sophie bring you all the usual craft related giggling, as well as some mini interviews recorded at Edinburgh Yarn Festival. You'll hear from John Arbon, Dianna Walla, Sonja Bargielowska, and Jo of EYF organisation fame!
May 30, 2016
POMCAST 24 - with Rachel Atkinson!
Lydia and Sophie chat to tech editor extraordinaire and Daughter of a Shepherd Rachel Atkinson. And we also have all the usual knit chat, tell + tell, knitters you should know about, top 3 and more!
Apr 30, 2016
POMCAST 23 with Cecelia Campochiaro
Pom Pom Quarterly's podcast! Sophie and Lydia bring you all the usual fun and knitting related chat, as well as an interview with Cecelia Campochiaro, author of Sequence Knitting.
Mar 31, 2016
POMCAST 22 with Veera Valimaki
This episode was recorded live at unravel 2016! Lydia and Sophie chat to Veera Valimaki, and also bring you all your favourite knitting related silliness.
Feb 29, 2016
POMCAST 21 with Sarah Corbett the Craftivist!
From Pom Pom Quarterly comes Pomcast! In this episode Lydia and Sophie welcome the new year with lots of knitting chat and a thoughtful interview with Sarah Corbett - founder of the Craftivist collective.
Jan 29, 2016
Pom Pom Quarterly's monthly podcast - Pomcast! In this episode Sophie and Lydia bring you more knit chat with a festive theme, and talk to Olga Buraya-Kefelian about her designs and inspiration!
Dec 23, 2015
POMCAST 19 with Fiona Alice + Pom Pom Press!
Sophie and Lydia return for episode 19 of Pomcast. Expect giggles, pondering and knit chat, sometimes all at once! We also reveal exciting plans about our newest Pom Pom venture, and talk to Fiona Alice, who is part of those plans!
Nov 30, 2015
Pomcast 18 - Rhinebeck Special!
Pomcast's 18th episode. Sophie and Lydia discuss their projects, as well as their top three and ravelry realness! And our special correspondent Julie Asselin (dyer extraordinaire) reports back from Rhinebeck. Listen while you knit!
Oct 31, 2015
POMCAST 17 - With Emily Foden of Viola
Sophie and Lydia talk to Emily Foden, the dyer behind Viola. They also talk knits, pet peeves, and the 'adult content' of ravelry.
Sep 30, 2015
POMCAST 16 - with Susan Cropper of Loop, London!
Pomcast hosts Sophie & Lydia chat with Susan Cropper, owner of LYS Loop in London about the shop's 10 year anniversary and the beautiful book commemorating it. As usual, we also have tell & tell, news, reviews, and top 3!
Aug 28, 2015
POMCAST 15 - with Melanie Gall
Pomcast 15 brings you an interview with the amazing Melanie Gall, singer of knitting songs! As usual we have tell + tell, news, reviews and a top 3! Along with all the usual knit chat you have come to love!
Jul 31, 2015
POMCAST 14 - with Knitsonik!
Sophie and Lydia talk to Felicity Ford (AKA Knitsonik) and catch up on their Summer antics so far!
Jun 29, 2015
POMCAST 13 - with Stephen West!
Episode 13 of Pomcast! We bring you an interview with the ever fabulous Stephen West, as well as all our usual chit chat.
May 25, 2015
POMCAST 12 - with Joji Locatelli!
The Pomcast gals talk to the one and only Joji Locatelli! (Apologies for the crackles during this long-distance interview!) We also discuss the PPQ Temarf-Along, the new book Sequence Knitting, some great Travelling Stitches stories, and all our usual segments!
Apr 28, 2015
POMCAST 11 - with Clara Parkes!
Pomcast gals talk to the yarn whisperer - also known as Clara Parkes! (apologies for the background noise during the interview). We also discuss Edinburgh Yarn Festival and Spring knits, amongst other things!
Mar 30, 2015
POMCAST 10 - The One With All The Socks + Bristol Ivy
The Pom Pom gals chat to Bristol Ivy, as well as their usual reviews, top 3, and Ravelry Realness. And a whole lotta socks!
Feb 26, 2015
POMCAST 9 - with Erika Knight!
Our first podcast of 2015! We chat to Erika Knight.
Jan 28, 2015
POMCAST 8 - XMAS SPECIAL by Pom Pom Quarterly
Dec 08, 2014
POMCAST 7 - with Cirilia Rose!
Pomcast 7 - in which we talk to Cirilia Rose.
Nov 28, 2014
POMCAST 6 - with Gudrun Johnston!
The 6th instalment of Pom Pom's podcast! With Gudrun Johnston.
Oct 24, 2014
POMCAST 5 - with Emily and Alexa of tincanknits!
Pomcast 5 - in which we chat to the duo behind tincanknits.
Sep 29, 2014
POMCAST 4 - with Linda Lencovic of Kettle Yarn co.
Pomcast gals chat to Linda Lencovic of Kettle Yarn co. Also we catch up after Unwind Brighton.
Aug 22, 2014
POMCAST 3 - with Rachel Coopey!
Pomcast 3 - in which we discuss our latest knits, Pom Pom abroad and Rachel Coopey, (a.k.a. CoopKnits') latest masterpiece.
Jun 17, 2014
POMCAST 2 - with Anna Maltz!
Your latest edition of Pomcast, brought to you by Pom Pom Quaterly
Apr 28, 2014
POMCAST 1 - with Juju Vail!
Knitting Podcast from Pom Pom Quarterly.
Feb 16, 2014