Goodbye, Peter.

Some sad news today. As you may have heard, Peter Benchley died yesterday from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis which causes fatal and progressive scarring of the lungs. He was only 65 years old. You likely know him as the author of…


Feeling Bookish

Hey all! Just a quick FYI that I signed on to be part of the Knitty Gritty book which is scheduled to hit shelves this November. I’ll be writing the introduction, as well as some of the content, consulting on…


Survey Says?

Good evening, fair ladies and gents! First and foremost, I want to thank all of you who have written into the network to show a little Knitty Gritty love. You are totally the wind beneath my grass roots wings! Seriously…


Whoa, Nellie!

Holy cow, guys. Thank you so much for the amazing response to the sticker request. To make sure though that everyone gets through, from now on, please send your request to my assistant, Ginger: ginger@vickiehowell.com. If you’ve already contacted me,…