Vickie Howell is a mother, designer. author and on-air personality. She's best known as the host and creative consultant of TV's Knitty Gritty and co-host of DIY Network's Stylelicious. ...
Vickie Howell is a mother, designer. author and on-air personality. She's best known as the host and creative consultant of TV's Knitty Gritty and co-host of DIY Network's Stylelicious. She's the author of seven knit, crochet and craft books, including, Step It Up Knits: Take Your Skills Up to the Next Level with 25 Quick & Stylish Projects.
Vickie has contributed to worldwide publications including, the Today Show, PBS Parents, HGTV, Southern Living, CRAFT: Magazine, and most recently has columns in Knit Simple and Interweave Crochet Magazines. She's also the celebrity spokesperson for Caron International, maker of Sheep(ish), the first yarn in her co-branded line.
Join Vickie in creating handmade gifts for kids with Epilepsy for her charity, Purple Stitch Project (in partnership with Craftsy). http://www.purplestitchproject.org.
She lives, breathes and crafts with her husband and three children, in Austin, Texas. Check in with Vickie and all of her projects at www.vickiehowell.com.
Parents of toddlers will relate; getting a sweater on an always-running child is a challenge. That dear stitchers, is why the TooDee Frutti Poncho can be a mom's best friend! Cut the chill with this crocheted cutie, then high-five yourself for a job well done!
14 sts and 8 rows = 4"/10cm in pattern stitch