Weekend Site Sale! Save up to $18 off. Get the code »

Amy Gaines

The inventive designer who dreamed up these cute knit characters is Amy Gaines. Amy is the owner and creative force behind Purl, the pattern company that exploded onto the Internet in 2006, leading cyber-crafters on a mission to discover a whole world of the friendly yarn-based life forms that she creates in both knit and crochet.