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Episode 64 – Wrath of the Sea

Melanie and Deborah are still traveling! Listen as they weave their way through the craziness of the Mama Negra festival in Latacunga, perform at the Canadian ambassador’s house, and attempt to find their sea legs on the way to the Galapagos Islands. This is the first part of their Galapagos …

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Episode 61 – The Second Day of The Third Rhinebeck

In this episode, we pick up where the last one left off, as The Savvy Girls cover the second day of this year’s Rhinebeck festival. Listener Cynthia asks Savvy Dad a question, then Deborah tries to interview Designer Stephen West… but gets interrupted by a very enthusiastic fan. The Girls …

Melanie remembered a knitting term!

Episode 60 – The Third Rhinebeck

In this episode, join Melanie and Deborah for their adventures on the first day of Rhinebeck, 2011. The Girls met lots of great people, and had the pleasure of talking to several of them in this show, including: Sarah Natalie Fran Amy Becky Genevieve Laura from the delicious Bennett’s Maple …

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Episode 59 – A Passel of Sheep and Wool

This weekend (October 14-16), the Savvy Girls are going to Rhinebeck! (AKA The New York Sheep & Wool Festival) They’re super-excited, and they’ve got lots of related fun planned. If you’re in the area, come by one of the meetups (details below) and say hi. Shockingly enough, though, there is …

Episode 58 – Stinky Brie and Knife Throwing

Deborah wants to make sure you look your best in your knitwear in the coming months, so she talks a bit about fall and winter fashion trends. When she was in Victoria a few weeks ago, Melanie got to chat with the owner of the LYS, Knotty By Nature. The …

Episode 57 – The Loser Tax

All this traveling seems to be affecting Melanie rather…uniquely. Amid tales of dodging the Law in western Canada, she recounts a strange, synesthetic (and yarnful) dream she had. Deborah, meanwhile, is just getting over a cold. Unsurprisingly, that hasn’t kept her away from a variety of knitting projects. While Melanie …