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Vickie Howell
VICKIE HOWELL is an award-winning broadcast personality, producer, author, designer, speaker, and instructor in the D.I.Y. world and beyond.

Her 2018 People's Telly Award-winning and Webby Award-honoree groundbreaking series The Knit Show with Vickie Howell airs on YouTube and Roku.

Vickie is also known as the host of DIY Network's Knitty Gritty and Stylelicious and PBS's Knitting Daily; for her best-selling knit, crochet, and craft books (including the #1 Amazon New Release, The Knit Vibe); and for her accessible approach to nurturing the creative community.

Vickie's designs and projects have been included in publications worldwide; she has been an ambassador for major US, UK, and Canadian brands. She continues motivating and inspiring people to live creatively and make a living being creative.

Her Facebook Live series Ask Me Monday, CreativeLive and Brit+Co online courses, CRAFT*ish podcast, and YarnYAY subscription-box business are all elements of the total voice Vickie uses to preach the importance of breathing in, crafting out.

STITCHES SoCal 2019 Classes
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Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm     SOLD OUT
1462 Easy Boho Rope & Fiber Baskets What's old is new again, and rope baskets are definitely on-trend right now! You'll learn how to create beautiful, bohemian-style containers quickly using a crochet hook, cotton rope, and your favorite wool yarns or up-cycled (clothing or quilting) fabric cut into strips.

You'll leave with 2 unique rope bowls. They're addicting to make, so be prepared to make more when you get home!

MATERIALS FEE: $10 for rope for 2 baskets will be collected in class.
Sunday 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm     SOLD OUT
1489 Intermediate Go-to Gift Slipper Socks Hand-made gifts are perfect for the holiday season. These retro-inspired slipper socks make a great gift for friends, family, teachers, or office mates.

They're also the perfect project for learning how to knit socks!  Vickie will show you how to negotiate double-pointed needles, knit a reinforced heel, turn a heel gusset, and work the basic, stranded color-work called for in the Go-To Gift Slipper Socks from her latest book, The Knit Vibe. You'll leave well on your way to progressing through your first sock, and feeling confident that you have the skills to quickly complete the pair!

Note: Must know how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off.

Yarns supplied by WEBS: Valley Yarns Valley Superwash Color by Vickie Howell. A copy of The Knit Vibe: A Knitter’s Guide to Creativity, Community, and Well-being for the Mind, Body and Soul will be included in the class.