20 Best Textiles Podcasts of 2021

3 years ago

Are you wanting to learn more about textiles ? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best textiles podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

We are always keen to hear your feedback, if we have missed a podcast, tweet us @MagazineWelp and we will check it out!

Best Textiles Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

Haptic & Hue

  • Publisher: Jo Andrews
  • Total Episodes: 15

Textiles have an incredible power to talk to us, if we can hear them. They comfort and console us, create memories, define who we are and what we might believe in. They are a detective story that we can hold. Tales of Textiles, hosted by broadcaster and handweaver, Jo Andrews, are an invitation to explore a world of colour and touch and listen to the chatter of cloth.

Fashion Is Your Business – a retail technology podcast

  • Publisher: MouthMedia Network
  • Total Episodes: 186

Fashion Is Your Business is a weekly show about FASHIONTECH, the intersection of fashion business and fashion technology. The podcast is produced through MouthMedia Network. Guests include the world’s foremost fashion technology pioneers, discussing textiles to retail and everything in between, it covers business news from startups to conglomerates, and the show has a fun and accessible morning radio vibe.

The Selvedge Podcast

  • Publisher: selvedge
  • Total Episodes: 5

Join me Polly Leonard, the founder and editor of Selvedge magazine as I interview artists, designers, NGOs, co-operatives, collectors and just about anyone who wears clothes to find sustainable textiles that celebrate cultural identity, diversity and the heritage of humanity.

Ripstop on the Record

  • Publisher: Ripstop by the Roll
  • Total Episodes: 16

A podcast where DIY enthusiasts discuss all things make your own gear. We balance our technical info with beer and comedy to keep things as organic as possible. You’ll hear from gear companies, textile engineers, cottage vendors, and other leaders in the Textiles + Outdoor Gear industry.


  • Publisher: A Verb for Keeping Warm
  • Total Episodes: 11

Reverberate is a podcast exploring our wide world of textiles and the people who grow, design, make and wear them. Produced by A Verb for Keeping Warm in Oakland, California. Hosted by Adrienne Rodriguez. We plan to release vibrant episodes packed with interviews, conversations and stories from vital contributors to the fiber community. Examining the threads that tie us together across the country and the world. Join us on our audio adventures!

Reflections From My Art Table

  • Publisher: Emma Freeman
  • Total Episodes: 23

A contemplative podcast about the powerful and healing art making process, mixed media art making, slow art practices, art as a meditation practice, spiritual poetry and more. Hosted by Emma Freeman, mixed media artist and teaching artist based in Wisconsin in the US. Emma works in many mediums including fibers, textiles, collage, book making, cyanotype, and drawing. Her art practice is experimental, playful and tactile. She is a highly sensitive person, queer, sober, and feels deeply connected to animals, nature, textures and colors.

Quilt Connections with Karen Ponischil

  • Publisher: Karen Ponischil
  • Total Episodes: 11

A podcast about quilting, fabric, thread, textiles, art, design and everthing related to quilting.

We Stay Wild Podcast

  • Publisher: Shelby Ladewig
  • Total Episodes: 10

We Stay Wild is a podcast that explores sustainability and life topics to help you better understand not only our miraculous Earth, but also yourself. If you are inspired to better our planet and your lifestyle then you’re in the right place. Subscribe to never miss an episode! Along with our podcast and blog, we also offer up-cycled & recycled fashion that focuses on keeping textiles out of landfills. Clothing made with humans and the earth in mind. Find your next statement piece at westaywild.com. Instagram @Westaywildofficial Shelby Ladewig – Host @shelby.ladewig Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/we-stay-wild/support

Maiwa Podcasts

  • Publisher: Maiwa
  • Total Episodes: 68

Luminaries in the textile arts present at the Maiwa School of Textiles. These presentations are from an international collection of writers, travellers, craftspeople and artists.


  • Publisher: News from the textile world by TextileSupport
  • Total Episodes: 27

TextileStories is TextileSupport’s podcast featuring interviews with makers, designers, artists, scientists and others who are doing extraordinary things in the textile world.

Art, Design, Media

  • Publisher: RMIT University
  • Total Episodes: 113

RMIT teaching programs include the following disciplines: Applied Communication Art Creative Media Design Fashion and Textiles RMIT also supports the following research and specialist centres: AFI Research Collection Centre for Design Design Research Insitute Design Victoria

On Packing Light

  • Publisher: Lili Huston-Herterich
  • Total Episodes: 4

On Packing Light explores the personal and political sentimental capacity of textiles. The podcast speculates towards the ways in which capitalism has shaped our relationship to and understanding of our personal belongings. Research processes through sound recording, conversations, readings, and other content creates the foundation of On Packing Light’s episodes; in this way, research and production happens simultaneously. This project has been generously supported by CBK Rotterdam’s Onderzoeks- en Ontwikkelingssubsidie (Research & Development Grant).

Soft Thoughts

  • Publisher: Ruby Smith and Jean Oberlander
  • Total Episodes: 3

thinkin ~ about ~ textiles

Talk Green to Me

  • Publisher: Talk Green to Me
  • Total Episodes: 24

Talk Green to Me is a monthly podcast brought to you by materials engineers discussing the science behind sustainability and recycling of different materials. We interview people from the industries that create or recycle each of the material types we’ll explore in this podcast! Paper, plastic, glass, textiles and much much more!


  • Publisher: virender chaudhry
  • Total Episodes: 115

Podcast will be on Motivational tips, self improvement, technology, sports, Corona,Digital marketing, self-development,Blogging, YouTube Channel textiles.

Radio Ock Pop Tok

  • Publisher: Roads Less Travelled
  • Total Episodes: 21

We are a project of Ock Pop Tok, a social enterprise collaborating with Lao artisans to produce beautiful, handmade textiles and artisan products. Our weaving studio sits on the banks of the Mekong River in UNESCO World Heritage Luang Prabang. We also collaborate with village-based artisans in 13 villages across 11 provinces in Laos. Lao textiles are rich in technique and storytelling. Take a look at our online shop, and when you are on the road, come visit us, take a natural dye class and experience the artisan community living at our Mekong Villa, a textile-inspired villa on the banks of the Mekong.

Soil to Soil

  • Publisher: Fibershed
  • Total Episodes: 12

Soil to Soil serves to connect the dots in the lifecycle of clothing and material culture, offering a look at how, and why, Fibershed communities are working to cultivate fiber and dye systems that build soil and protect the health of our biosphere. Can fashion and textiles, an industry known as one of the heaviest polluters on the planet, change course and even become a stakeholder in a system that benefits people and planet? From sheep to sweater, field to finished good, we invite you to join us in connecting to the people and places providing a pathway to regional, regenerative fiber systems. Through individual interviews, the podcast will dive into questions such as who grew your clothes? How can fiber production build soil carbon? How can we measure the impacts of carbon farming? And more.

AABC Podcast

  • Publisher: A&A Business Consulting
  • Total Episodes: 2

A&A Business Consulting (AABC) is India’s leading consulting company for Small and Medium Enterprises. Founded in 2009, AABC has completed 1500 full-fledged consulting projects assisting businesses achieve organised growth. We have presence in 7 states across India with a network of 18000+ SMEs. Our team of 300+ professionals serves clients from industries as diverse as textiles, machine tools, apparel, agriculture, engineering, chemicals, food processing, healthcare & pharmaceuticals, telecom, education, BFSI, automobile, construction & infrastructure and FMCG, amongst others. We have six different consulting practices namely, Sales (Business), Finance, Branding, Human Resources, Information Technology and Operations (Business Processes). Our team of 100+ consultants with varied industry expertise are backed by Subject Matter Experts (S.M.E.) team. Together, they are responsible for bringing measurable changes to clients’ businesses. At AABC, our vision is to assist individuals and organizations to GROW. Remaining rooted to our vision, we completed assisting 1239 businesses grow financially in March 2018. We are working towards our next mission of assisting 2020 businesses grow financially by 31st March 2020. We can foresee the change we want to bring in the SME sector in India. We want to craft the financial destinies of millions of SMEs by assisting them grow in an organized way.


  • Publisher: Cannabis Radio
  • Total Episodes: 47

Hempire is a weekly show dedicated to exploring the non-psychoactive side of the cannabis plant. Hemp was once a cornerstone of the American economy and is currently used in over 25,000 products including paper, textiles, construction materials, health food, and fuel. Tune in and discover all there is to know about this wonder crop that is now making an historic comeback.

The AGRU America Podcast

  • Publisher: AGRU America
  • Total Episodes: 17

Podcasts and conversations from the world’s leading manufacturer of geomembranes, geonets, geocomposites, geotextiles, geoclay liners, concrete protective liners and fittings.

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