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Deborah went shopping!

Episode 168 – Tiny Goat! Tiny Goat!

In this episode, the girls take a trip back to Rhinebeck, New York, for the annual Sheep and Wool Festival! They meet Maya, chat with Jan, and hang in Ron‘s truck. They also watch llamas leap. There’s still time to sign up for Swapetition! Get in on it while you …

Maple Cotton Candy!

Episode 150 – Return to Rhinebeck

The girls went back to the NY State Sheep Sheep And Wool Festival! This time, Savvy Mom, Deborah’s friend, and a couple small animals tagged along. After the festival they sat down for a chat with designer and friend Joji Locatelli.

Met Opera Gala

Episode 149 – A Mouthful

In this episode, Melanie talks about the opera, the bird, and even knitting. Deborah talks about her knitting and her new under-desk exerciser and fancy blender. This year’s Swapetition is starting up! Keep an eye on our Ravelry discussion forum for info and to sign up. The girls (along with …


Episode 139 – Belated Rhinebeck

Here it is, finally: our shamefully overdue (and somewhat abbreviated) episode from the 2014 New York State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, New York. In this episode, the girls talk to Sheila from Bosworth Spindles, Chris from Into the Whirled, Ron from The Buffalo Wool Co., and listener and super-nice person Alison …

The wedding gift

Episode 131 – Start Swapping!

Deborah opens this episode by talking about wedding crafts, spinning, and fall knitting plans. The Savvy Girls are going to Rhinebeck again this year. Be sure to say hi if you see them there. Melanie visits with friend-of-the-show Nicol to bake autocannibalistic bread and talk about the Golden State, shark-baiting, …

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 …

The SavvyMobile

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 …