Posing at the guild meeting

Episode 95 – More from the Midwest

This episode continues the girls’ January trip to the Midwestern US, where they spoke at the knitters’ guild meetings in Wisconsin and Minnesota. They interviewed listener Larry (AKA Ledman), and visited Susan’s Fiber Shop and had a great chat with Sue. Of course, no Savvy Girl trip is complete without …

Cheese Curds and Connie

Episode 94 – Knitting Pills and Squeaky Cheese

This episode follows Melanie and Deborah on their way to speak and perform in Madison, Wisconsin. Unsurprisingly, it’s filled with entertaining adventure… While they were in the area, the girls got to tour the Blackberry Ridge Woolen Mill. Listen for an interview from that visit.

Melanie at Mood fabric store

Episode 93 – The Anti-Fan

As Melanie laments some less-than-positive feedback she received, Deborah’s attention turns to new year’s resolutions and – of course – knitting! Now that Deborah’s finished her Annelida Gauntlets and her Coyote Trail shawl, she’s been enjoying working on designer and friend Joji‘s mystery KAL. The show finishes up with some …

Melanie's Present

Episode 92 – A Holiday Show

It’s our holiday episode, sort of. Melanie started a personal blog. Deborah’s finally had some time to knit! She finished her Rutting Reindeers hat and her Annelida Gauntlets. Melanie met up with listener Julie and her husband, and interviewed them. Deborah, meanwhile, went shopping and discovered that Boxing Day isn’t …

Beary Cute Sisters

Episode 91 – Howler Monkeys and Dancing Bears

The Savvy Girls have been busy lately: working, performing, speed-dating, and even partying! Deborah hasn’t been able to do much knitting, so she talks a bit about some interesting projects that were made and posted by members of our Ravelry group. Freeflower‘s Cabled Snappy Scitchr‘s Mini Sweater Ornament with Cables …

Storm Savvy

Episode 90 – Magnanimous

In this show, the girls attempt to bring back a word, awkwardly improvise some knit-lit, and talk about a passel of other topics, all randomly drawn from a hat. If you haven’t already, check out episodes 67 and 68 for more live-to-tape goodness!

Rhinebeck Sign

Episode 89 – Dishes Full of Sink

It’s Rhinebeck time again! This episode is from the 2012 New York State Sheep and Wool festival. The girls met and chatted with lots of great people during that weekend, and interviewed several of them in this episode, including: Jen from the Down Cellar Studio Podcast, Liz Marino and Miss …

Rhinebeck shirts

Episode 88 – Seven Pumpkins and a Gourd

It’s our pre-Rhinebeck show! The girls are getting really excited for the New York State Sheep and Wool festival coming up this weekend. If you’re going to be there, Melanie will be signing her CD, and they’ll be at the Ravelry meetups Keep an eye on our Twitter account for …

Poet Society Tam 1

Episode 87 – Reunited in the City

The girls are in New York and back together! They’ve both been busy setting up their new apartment, but now that they’ve gotten settled they can get back to what’s important: knitting! Melanie’s finished a couple of projects: A Madeline Tosh Poet Society Tam, and a Fortnight hat. Deborah has …