Amy Gunderson


Amy Gunderson

Amy Gunderson is a Midwest transplant living in beautiful North Carolina with her husband and their adorable yellow lab, Suzy. She works full time as Creative Lead for Universal Yarn, and does independent design in her spare time.

Projects by Amy Gunderson


Aztec Poncho

This piece is everything you need in a classic autumn-to-winter piece: stylish, easy to wear and warm! Knit in one piece from the top down, this tweedy showstopper will be your favorite piece in no time.

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Harbor Scarf

Knit with less than 100g of laceweight yarn in the Harbor colorway, this scarf is light as a feather. The wool content in the yarn will still give just the right amount of warmth for transitional weather months or breezy days at the harbor. 

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Eloise the Elephant

Ready for some serious snuggling? Eloise the Elephant is too! She’s got a nice fat belly, perfect for squishing. She’s also the perfect blank canvas for any fun embellishments you can think of to add.

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Ruffled Romper

Your little one will feel so special in this adorable romper. The best part is that you can have your little one wear this romper with the buttons in the front or the back. It’s perfect for playtime with Eloise the Elephant.

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Star Hem Cardigan

This swingy, easy-to-wear cardigan is just the thing to throw on over a simple tee and jeans. It is intended to be worn open and be roomy and comfortable.

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Sun & Sea Shawl

This oversized scarf is knit entirely in garter stitch, making it a great TV or travel project. Follow the suggested stripe sequence or make up your own color scheme. Regular shaping makes it easy to customize this as your own.

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Elderberry Leaves Cardigan

The charming lace pattern on this lightweight cardigan is fun and challenging to knit. The body and sleeve saddles are joined with a decorative I-cord edging for a finished, tailored look. Have a special button you’ve been waiting for just the right project? This may be it!

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Flower Ring Throw

Whip up this throw in no time using a bulky weight yarn. This throw is knit from the center out and incorporates several different patterns. Try working each section in a different color for a more colorful piece!

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Marvelous Mint Messenger Bag

This bag is casual yet practical with a magnetic closure, I-cord edging, and a thick and sturdy I-cord strap. Roomy, and fully lined, this bag is a perfect commuter bag for your daily life.

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George the Giraffe

George the Giraffe is a lot of fun to knit and is perfect for your little one. Choose standard colors or have some fun with some more non-traditional ones!

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