Amy Polcyn

I have been designing since 2005, and in that time my work has appeared in Knit Simple, Vogue Knitting, Knitscene, Interweave Knits, Knitter’s, Creative Knitting, Knit n’ Style, Yarn Forward, Fons & Porter’s Love of Knitting, Crochet Today!, Knitting Today!, Cast On, Magknits and in the yarn company collections of SWTC, Nashua Handknits, Louet, Mission Falls, Classic Elite, Skacel, Shibui Knits, Universal, Aslan Trends, Tilli Tomas, Alpaca With a Twist, Coats and Clark, Premier, Caron, Shepherd Yarns, Alpaca Yarn Company and others.  I have also designed projects for numerous knitting books. Additionally, I work as a freelance technical editor for several major yarn companies, a knitting magazine, several book publishers and independent knit/crochet designers.

I am a member of TNNA and a former board member of AKD (Association of Knitwear Designers- now sadly defunct).

Click here to find my fan page on Facebook.

Check out my book, Knit a Dozen Plus Slippers!

And my new book, Baby Nouveau!

original designs  

from Red Heart (North America)
from Mission Falls Weekend!
from Mission Falls Weekend!
from Knit Simple Magazine, Spring/Summer 2010
from Crochet Today! May/June 2010
from Knitscene, Easy 2010
from Knitscene, Easy 2010
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Nashua Handknits NHK45, Linen Collection
from Vogue Knitting, Spring/Summer 2010
from Nashua Handknits Free Patterns
from 60 Quick Knits
from Nashua Handknits NHK44, Zinnia
from Knit 'n Style, June 2010
from House of White Birches #124032, Circu...
from House of White Birches #124032, Circu...
from Knitscene, Winter/Spring 2010
from Vogue Knitting, Winter 2009/10
from Creative Knitting, March 2010
from Love of Knitting, Spring 2010
from South West Trading Company
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Knit 'N Style, April 2010
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Patternfish
from Coats & Clark #J27-0022, Red Heart Sn...
from South West Trading Company
from Love of Knitting, Winter 2009
from South West Trading Company
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Fal...
from Mission Falls Duet
from Knit 'N Style, December 2009
from Mission Falls Duet
from Mission Falls Duet
from Mission Falls Duet
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Fal...
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Fal...
from Classic Elite Yarns Web-Letter
from Nashua Handknits NHK43, Paradise
from Knitting Pattern a Day Calendar 2010
from Nashua Handknits Magazine, Volume 2
from The Joy of Sox
from Creative Knitting, September 2009
from Vogue Knitting, Fall 2009
from Knit 'N Style, October 2009
from Knit Simple Magazine, Fall 2009
from Knit Simple Magazine, Fall 2009
from Alpaca With a Twist