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 is the knit version of the Purple Ninja -- the official, Purple Stitch Project mascot. Crochet version also available.
Thanks for being a part of Purple Stitch Project!
20 sts x 24 rows = 4"/10 cm in St st