Greed by Chrissy Prange
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March 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
650 yards (594 m)
one size
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This pattern was designed for the Dyelectable Yarns & Mad Science Yarns 7 Deadly Sins club in 2011. Finally available to purchase on Ravelry as of March 2016.

Greed is a lace, raglan- style shawl, knit in one piece from the center-top outward. With both charts and written instructions, knitters will be able to choose the most comfortable way to follow the pattern.

Instead of having one center spine like most triangle shawls, Greed is designed to have four sections with three spines, which allows the shawl to drape nicely over your shoulders.

Mad Science Elements – Francium/Dyelectable Yarns Top Shelf Lace 80% merino, 10% cashmere & 10% nylon blend heavy lace/light fingering weight with
4 ounces/575 yards

Mad Science Elements – Francium in kit:
4 ounces/575 yards of main Greed colorway
1 ounce/143 yards of coordinating Insatiable colorway

Shawl pictured used 3.4 ounces/476 yards of main Greed colorway & 1 ounce/143 yards of coordinating Insatiable semi-solid colorway

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Stitch markers for marking each section

1 US size 6 (4.00mm), 32-inch circular or length preferred for fingering weight

Finished Size
48” across by 20.5” down spine

24 sts/36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on US size 6 needles with heavy lace/light fingering weight yarn

Exact gauge is not important but do note that a looser gauge will result in the use of more yardage.

Abbreviations/Stitches Used
k – knit
k2tog – knit 2 together
k3tog – knit 3 together
p – purl
p2tog – purl 2 together
p3tog – purl 3 together
psso – pass slipped sts over
RS – right side
sl - slip
ssk – (knitwise) slip, slip, knit slipped sts together
ssp – (knitwise) slip, slip, return 2 sts to left needle, then purl slipped sts together through the back loop.
st(s) - stitch(es)
WS – wrong side
wyif – with yarn in front
wyib – with yarn in back
yo - yarn over