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).

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Check out my book, Knit a Dozen Plus Slippers!

And my new book, Baby Nouveau!

original designs  

from Knit Simple Magazine, Fall 2009
from Alpaca With a Twist
from Knitting in the Sun
from Yarn Forward Magazine No. 14, July 2009
from Knit 'N Style, April 2009
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Sum...
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Sum...
from Knit 'N Style, June 2009
from Fons & Porter's Love of Knitting, Spr...
from Knit 'N Style, February 2009
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Creative Knitting, March 2009
from Nashua Handknits NSTYLE003, Style: Na...
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Nashua Handknits NHK40, North America...
from Creative Knitting, January 2009
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Aslan Trends, Single Pattern Leaflets
from Knit Simple Magazine, Holiday 2008
from Vogue Knitting on the Go: Grannies
from Vogue Knitting on the Go: Grannies
from Vogue Knitting on the Go: Shawls Two
from House of White Birches #124025, Knit ...
from Nashua Handknits NHK35, Mohair 3
from House of White Birches #124025, Knit ...
from YarnZone.com
from Aslan Trends, Season's Change Volume 2
from How to Knit in the Woods
from How to Knit in the Woods
from Knit Simple Magazine, Spring/Summer 2008
from Knit 'N Style, June 2008
from Nashua Handknits NHK30, Road Trip
from South West Trading Company
from Creative Knitting, January 2008
from South West Trading Company
from Love of Knitting, Summer 2010
from Knit 'N Style, October 2007
from Cast On, November 2007-January 2008
from Hand Painted Knitting Yarns
from Luxury Yarn One-Skein Wonders: 101 Sm...
from South West Trading Company
from The Alpaca Yarn Company
from South West Trading Company
from Amy Polcyn Designs
from South West Trading Company
from South West Trading Company
from South West Trading Company
from South West Trading Company
from South West Trading Company