Nuts About DNA Afghan – Squares 16-20

As you may have read, I’m using, Scheepjes Stone Washed for this humungous afghan, in colours, Moon Stone, Garnet, Corundum ruby, Citrine, Malachite, Enstatite, and Rose quartz.
I purchased them from Wool Warehouse and Lusciously Loopy Yarn.

The 16th square I made was, Frostbloom 12″ Afghan Square by Shan Sevcik.

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Moon Stone
Round 3 – Moon Stone
Round 4 – Rose Quartz
Round 5 – Rose Quartz
Round 6 – Corundum Ruby
Round 7 – Corundum Ruby
Round 8 – Malachite
Round 9 – Malachite
Round 10 – Garnet
Round 11 – Garnet
Round 12 – Garnet
Round 13 – Corundum Ruby
Round 14 – Corundum Ruby
Round 15 – Corundum Ruby
Round 16 – Rose Quartz
Round 17 – Garnet

Unfortunately I don’t seem to have any notes for modifying for size and stitch count.
I would have made the extra round as all other squares to get a stitch count of 44hdc’s.
Making hoc across with 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in the corners.

Grace by Helen Shrimpton, is the 17th square.
I used the following colour order.

Round 1 – Garnet
Round 2 – Garnet
Round 3 – Citrine
Round 4 – Corundum Ruby
Round 5 – Enstatite
Round 6 – Rose Quartz
Round 7 – Malachite
Round 8 – Citrine
Round 9 – Garnet
Round 10 – Garnet
Round 11 – Corundum Ruby
Round 12 – Rose Quartz
Round 13 – Corundum Ruby
Round 14 – Rose Quartz
Round 15 – Corundum Ruby
Round 16 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size:
Round 16 – hdc in every stitch across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in the corners.

The Hope square from Dream Weaver Afghan by Helen Shrimpton, is the 18th square in the following colour order.

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Moon Stone
Round 3 – Corundum Ruby
Round 4 – Enstatite
Round 5 – Rose Quartz
Round 6 – Rose Quartz
Round 7 – Moon Stone
Round 8 – Garnet
Round 9 – Malachite
Round 10 – Corundum Ruby
Round 11 – Enstatite
Round 12 – Corundum Ruby
Round 13 – Garnet
Round 14 – Moon Stone
Round 15 – Moon Stone
Round 16 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size:-
Round 16 – 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corner, hdc across (44 hdc)

The 19th square is another from Dream Weaver Afghan by Helen Shrimpton, called Inspiration.

I used the following colour order.
Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Corundum Ruby
Round 3 – Citrine
Round 4 – Moon Stone
Round 5 – Rose Quartz
Round 6 – Moon Stone
Round 7 – Citrine
Round 8 – Corundum Ruby
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Garnet
Round 11 – Garnet
Round 12 – Moon Stone
Round 13 – Moon Stone
Round 14 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size:
Round 14 – 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corner, hdc across (44 hdc per side)

And finally the 20th square is, The Rosalee Square by Kogi Naidoo,
in colours –

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Moon Stone
Round 3 – Rose Quartz
Round 4 – Moon Stone
Round 5 – Malachite
Round 6 – Malachite
Round 7 – Garnet
Round 8 – Garnet
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Citrine
Round 11 – Moon Stone
Round 12 – Corundum Ruby

Extra rounds for size and stitch count of 44hdc each side.
Round 13 -.Corundum Ruby
Round 14 – Moon Stone
Round 15 – Garnet
Round 16 – Moon Stone
Round 17 – Garnet

Sorry I don’t seem to have notes on modifications.

Too-da-loo for now.

🎅🏼🎅🏼🎅🏼

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