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Easy as Pie‌

An elegant, ethereal, and relatively simple, top-down triangular shawl that begins with the same four row pattern repeat until the edging! ŠMaidenBrooklyn. All rights reserved.


Materials • • • • • •

Fingering weight yarn – approximately 400-440 yards Size 6 or 7 needles Stitch markers (optional) Large darning needle to weave in loose ends Blocking mats, wires, and pins Wool wash

Notes on Instructions Stitches in blue indicate border stitches. Stitches in red indicate the center stitch. Stitches that appear in between *asterisks* are repeated. Chart is worked from right to left : start with the two border stitches, then work across the right half of the shawl to the center stitch, then across the left half of the shawl, concluding with the two left border stitches. • The even numbered WS rows are not charted and are worked as follows : ! k2, purl to last two stitches, k2 • Charted repeats are shown in pink, border stitches and center stitch in blue. • • • •

Abbreviations and Key RS = right side WS = wrong side * * = repeat these stitches k = knit p = purl k2tog = knit 2 together ssk = slip, slip, knit yo = yarn over pm = place marker (optional) sk2p = slip one, k2tog, pass slipped stitch over

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Set Up Cast on 5 stitches Knit two rows of garter stitch k2, yo, k1, yo, k2 k2, purl to last two stitches, k2 k2, (pm), yo, k1, yo, (pm), k1, (pm), yo, k1, yo, (pm), k2 k2, purl to last two stitches, k2 k2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, ssk, yo, k2 k2, purl to last two stitches, k2

Main Body of Shawl Repeat the following four rows until you have 203 stitches : k2, yo, *k2tog, yo* -- (repeat until one stitch before center stitch), k1, yo, k1 ; yo, k1, *yo, ssk* : repeat until final two border stitches, yo, k2 k2, purl to last two stitches, k2 k2, yo, knit to center stitch, yo, k1, yo, knit until last two stitches, yo, k2 k2, purl to last two stitches, k2

Edge Chart Work the twelve rows of the Edge Chart twice, then rows 1 through 6 again – (30 rows). Even rows : k2, purl to last two stiches, k2

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Finishing Bind off on RS row using the following stretchy bind off : Set up : p1, yo, p1 – keep the three worked stitches on the right hand needle, and then work in the following manner : Slip the two right most stitches together over the most recently knit stitch. Keep the remaining stitch on the right hand needle. Repeat the following sequence until the last stitch, then draw the yarn through the final stitch : *yo, p1, slip two right most stitches over the first, leaving the stitch on the right hand needle* Soak in wool wash and block the edges utilizing this photo as a guide.

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