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Episode 78 – Hungary for Adventure

Melanie is putting the “pest” in Budapest, as she begins yet another overseas adventure. From the (somewhat successful) hunt for original art, to breaking all of the podcasting rules, savvy girls never know what happens when they go overseas…

Sockhead Hat (from Socks That Rock, Lightweight)

Episode 77 – Cassette Tapes That Rock

Melanie kicks off a series of travel shows with a quick stop in Minnesota, where she visits StevenBe‘s shop, and meets up with listener Rosanne. Then she spends a few (somewhat frustrating) days in London, as she makes her way to eastern Europe. Deborah, meanwhile, has got some updates on …

Episode 76 – The Muffsocken

In the spirit of our (surprisingly popular) unedited episodes, Deborah and Melanie start off by answering a pile of listener-submitted questions. Then, Melanie interviews family-friend Elexis about her fascinating history as an accidental knitwear designer for several high-end stores an a couple classic TV series. Finally, the girls talk to …

Episode 75 – Homophones and History

As we return to our regularly scheduled programming, the Savvy Girls have a lot to talk about. Deborah’s really excited to move to her next destination. It may not be that exotic, but she’s got a lot to look forward to. Meanwhile, though, she’s got knitting to focus on. During …

Melanie in Yosemite

Episode 73 – The Armadillo House

In this episode, Melanie wraps up her recent trip to Fresno, California. She did a bunch of interviews (but sadly some of them were lost): Mrs. Kitsch Yana from Yana’s Needle Art jancanpurl The Knit Addiction Anzula


Episode 72 – California (Savvy) Girl

This episode (and the next) is from Melanie’s recent trip to Fresno, California, for the Rogue theatre festival. She got to talk to lots of people, including the Sheeper Than Therapy local knitting group, Debbie, Lynn Ruth Miller, Jasmin and Gigi (and Andrew) from the Knitmore Girls podcast, and a …

Drawing Doggies

Episode 71 – The Knitting Fairy

  As we begin Malabrigo March, the Savvy Girls both have a lot to be excited about. (Not the least of which is the fun surprise they arranged for the podcast!) Savvy Dad drops in to answer some more listener questions. Then, Melanie and Savvy Mom (and some furry helpers) …