Makenzie Alvarez

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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.
Knitting: Cardigan
The most comfortable sweater is one you want to live in. Piper and Lace is a simple classic stockinette cardigan with lace bell sleeves and collar.
Knitting: Shorts
Your favorite new loungewear item awaits. A basic shape takes form on the body to become a flattering and cozy garment. This is a simple knit, great for all skill levels. You won’t want to make just one pair. Part of the Shape Shifters Collection, a collaboration with Ritual Dyes.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is a part of the Glow Up Knitted Wit collaboration! You can get the pattern individually here, through me, starting on 3/1/19, or, if you’d like all ten patterns for an amazing price, snag the collection now through 4/1/19!
Knitting: Cardigan
Raglan Cable Cardi adds little twist to a classic cardigan. With a simple cable running along the sides of the shoulder and down the side adding an elegant feature. Knitting up quickly and with a comfortable relaxed fit.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A layered shawl that appears to be two shawls, but knit as one piece. With heavy cabled edges and a lacy halo of mohair / silk top layer - you will be sufficiently cozy & wrapped. Part of the Shape Shifters Collection, a collaborative project with Ritual Dyes.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Whether we are knitting for ourselves or the ones we love, hats are always fun quick knit. This Mom and Me set is a great pattern for a knitter of any skill level. A light textured design is great for everyone in the family. A fun repeat that will be quick to memorize making this one skein pattern fun and with the medium weight yarn it will be ...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Inspired by beautiful indie yarn from Yarn Over New York and my love of fun socks, Adventure is 
Out There is designed with intricate detail to highlight the uniqueness of the yarn itself.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired to design a piece with a reversible cable to give you more ways to wear it. Draped or pinned this wrap will not only keep you warm but it will look amazing too. Perfect for those cooler days or for when you get a chill.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
We are drawn to the beauty of indie yarn with admiration and inspired to create. The intricate stitch details of this hat highlight the shifting of colors. Just like that of a Kaleidoscope bringing life and beauty to yarn that is a piece of art in itself.
Knitting: Cowl
Waterfire
Knitting: Cardigan, Shrug / Bolero
As the seasons change we pull out all the warm and cozy clothes and blankets. This sweater is the best of both worlds. Loose fitting and cozy the Winters Embrace will quickly become your favorite cocoon sweater. An elegant cable wraps around you accented with a broad collar and 3 sleeve length options.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
As the seasons change and the air turns crisp, we get to pull all our beautiful knit pieces out.
Knitting: Throw
Bold beautiful large cables bring an elegance to the La Malène blanket. The super chunky yarn will knit up quickly. Don’t be intimidated by these cables they are easy to create and will show their beauty after a repeat. The elegant flow and drape of this blanket will becoming a favorite blanket for years to come.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
A elegantly designed oversize baby blanket with interwoven cables surrounding soft stockinette. A great cable pattern for any skill level and a keepsake that will be cherished for many years.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Elizabeth Scarf
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
I was inspired to create this pair of gloves because I just fell in love with this cable. I just love slipping on fingerless gloves when there is a chill in the air. A beloved accessory by all women. Great to wear in autumn, winter or spring. They keep your hands warm and your fingers free to make the most of everyday; weather it is reading, ty...
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion, Home - Other
A warm addition to any room with a beautiful cable running around. ‘Oh Pouf!’ can be used as a foot ottoman, an extra seat, set a tray on top and use it as side table; possibilities are endless. This is a fun knit great for intermediate to advance knitters, or even an ambitious beginner.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
This intricate cable pillow pattern will be a wonderful addition to any room. This pattern is written and charted in two finished sizes; 16” (40.64 cm) x 16” (40.64 cm) or 18” (45.72 cm) x 18” (45.72 cm).
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This beautiful pair of “Little Celtic Gloves” are a fun knit and kids just love these gloves. They can still use their fingers and keep their hands warm. No more fighting them to keep their gloves on, just slip on fingerless gloves when there is a chill in the air and they will stay warm. One of the best features of these gloves is the carefull...
Knitting: Scarf
A timeless knit scarf that will be sure to become one of your favorites. This is a fun quick knit for any advanced beginner or intermediate knitter. With two optional cast ons and and an easy repeat pattern you will enjoy creating.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
For years I have played with the idea of creating a fun pair of gloves this a cable that winds around the thumb. Why the thumb? Why not, that is the part of the glove you get to look at while you wear them. So, why not make it a pretty part. I am super excited to share this first of many thumb patterns with you. I hope you enjoy creating them a...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
When designing this pattern I wanted to enhanced the natural beauty of the yarn itself and for it to be a great beginner pattern.
Knitting: Cowl
There is noting like a fun quick knit up that looks great with everything. A simple knit with fun lace throughout. A simple pattern to customize to create in your own style. Grab your favorite needles and yarn and create your own “Seattle Cowl”
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This pattern is written and charted for two different yarn weights, a fun knit to make into long arm warmers or a shorter wrist warmers. Knit up a pair in either DK weight or heavy worsted (aran) weight. The beautiful simplicity of this cable creates a pair of gloves that look wonderful with self striping yarns or a gorgeous solid color.
Crochet: Throw
The “Fairfield Blanket” is named after the beautiful fields in Iowa where the fields are sewed with rows of corn.
Knitting: Throw
Named after the beautiful basalt peaks of Watkins Mountains in Greenland. This blanket is designed with mirrored oversized cables inspired by the mountain tops peaks and valleys. Created with chunky yarn this is a challenging, fun, and quick knit up. Finished size is 56” x 65” (or larger). It is large enough to lay on the bottom of a bed or on ...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This beautiful pair of “Celtic” fingerless gloves are a fun knit. It is a fun knit with fun cabling that creates a unique design on the top of the glove. It is knitted in the round making it seamless. This pattern is written and cable is charted.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This beautiful pair of “Intertwined Hearts” fingerless gloves are a fun knit. It is a fun knit with fun cabling that creates a unique design on the top of the glove. It is knitted in the round making it seamless.
Knitting: Throw
This soft cozy throw is quickly created with the chunky yarn and large needles. With an amazing drape and large cables it will be a stunning addition to any room. This blanket will be well-loved by all who use it your family will fight over who gets to use it.
Knitting: Throw
This pattern is charted and written out, there is one repeat of the cables that is indicated on both. With the thick yarn and large needles this is a fun and quick knit that will be enjoyed for many years to come. Finished blanket is approximately 50” x 60” , this pattern is easily made wider by repeating the cable section more than once or mak...
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This lovely handmade thick knit it is like wrapping baby in a cloud of softness and warmth. This over sized blanket will come in handy during tummy time, a day outside, or while being cozy in your arms. This will look amazing draped on your rocking chair; a stunning addition to your little ones crib. This blanket will be well-loved for years to...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This beautiful pair of “Winding Path” fingerless gloves are a fun knit. It is a fun knit with fun cabling that creates a unique design on the top of the glove. It is knitted in the round making it seamless. This pattern is written and cable is charted.
Knitting: Throw
This cozy thick blanket is a quick fun knit, a great cables for knitters of all skill levels. It is written and charted for two yarn thicknesses. Weather you like a bulky weight or a super bulky, you will have a beautiful handmade blanket to stay cozy and warm with. With easy repeats this blanket will is easily made larger or longer.
Knitting: Throw
The cable design has eyelets through out to allow circulation while keeping you warm. It has 3 wide cables and 2 smaller cables creating a balanced design. The blanket is approximately 45” x 65”. Which makes it large enough to lay on the bottom of a bed or on the back of a couch always having it handy.