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.
This stripe-y blanket was originally a launch design for my yarn line, Sheep(ish), and is now also offered as a donation project for PSP. Make it in either baby or lapghan size.
Thanks for being a part of the Purple Stitch Project!
16 sts x 32 rows= 4"/10cm in garter stitch