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


Christmas Tradition Ornament

What could be more classic than the bottle brush Christmas tree ornament? Crochet your very own keepsake using size 10 crochet cotton. You’ll even learn how to make your own bottle brush tree out of yarn.

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Amethyst Lace Cardigan

Cozy is the name of the game in this versatile cardigan. A generous ribbed collar can be secured at the lower edge with buttons as shown, or left unbuttoned so you use a shawl pin closure. Most pieces of this cardigan are worked in half double crochet ribbing, creating flattering vertical lines.

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Rose Resort Tee

Crochet up this unique layering piece in no time! Mostly double crochet mesh, this tee employs strategically placed filled squares to make rose, vine, and leaf pictures. Be sure to wear it over a highly contrasting color to maximize the effect of the pattern.

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Happy Day Throw

Have fun choosing your colors for this entertaining and portable project. Motifs are worked in two different colorways and connected with the join-as-you-go method.

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Dancing Diamond Dolman Top

Two fun lace patterns come together in this openwork dolman top. Designed to be loose-fitting and easy to wear, you’ll love throwing this on over a tank top in the warmer months.

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Cabled Flora Mitts

A delicate flower emerges from a twisted cable in these long fingerless mitts, perfect for an intermediate crocheter. These delicate, cabled mitts will keep your hands fashionably warm all winter long.

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Indigo Sunset Shawl

The beautiful color changes in the proposed self-shading yarn do most of the work in this angular lace stole. Hexagonal motifs are crocheted and sewn together at the end so you can place the colors just where you want them to create a shawl all your own.

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Crescent Heart Shawl

Worked from the top down, this sweet lacy shawl forms a heart crescent, and, if you look closely, you can see many more hearts in this piece. Finished off with a festive pineapple border, this oversized wrap is the perfect finishing touch for any outfit.

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