Olgalyn Jolly is a knit designer who lives and works in New York City. After fashion and textile studies at Parsons School of Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), she gained years of experience in the fashion industry creating her own knitwear line and developing knit stitch designs for leading fashion companies and retailers.
Currently, Olgalyn produces a collection of luxurious sweater knit fabrics and is the creator of the online course How to Cut and Sew a Sweater. She teaches Introduction to Knitwear Design to fashion design majors at FIT and machine knitting to knitters and non-knitters alike at the Textile Arts Center.
Olgalyn enjoys teaching people of all skill levels the intricacies and the joy of working with sweater knits.