It was knit up with Vickie Howell's own brand of yarn - Rock - color "Joan." The picot edging was really fun to do!
I have done up a few other Vickie projects. Here is one from her book "New Knits on the Block". I present the Monster Hat on my nephew Tommy:
One other Vickie Howell project - her January pattern of the month from her blog:
Here is the link if anyone else is interested in making the pattern. If you use the same brand of yarn, you get wonderful results:
I'd love to talk with people in this community about knitting, Knitty Gritty, and to share ideas and help with problems.