Breath of Life by Makenzie Alvarez

Breath of Life

May 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette st
US 3 - 3.25 mm
874 yards (799 m)
61” x 50” (155cm x 127cm)
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Breath of Life was inspired by beautiful leaves that were used as fans and shades in ancient Egypt. This light and breezy shawl is an elegant combination of lacy leaves and cables that will be a great accessory year around.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Size 61” x 50” (155cm x 127cm), blocked


  • Summit Rd. Fibers; 4ply Fingering; 100% Superwash Merino Wool; 437 yds (400m); 3.5 oz (100g); 2 hanks.
  • Circular needles US3 (3.25mm), 32” (80cm) minimum to accommodate number of stitches.
  • Cable Needle
  • 1 Stitch Marker
  • Tapestry Needle; weave in ends.