Nuts About DNA Afghan – Squares 41-50

I’m slowly but surely getting through the 110 squares that make up my Mums “Nuts About Dna Afghan.
The next 10 squares are all designed by the talented designer, Julie Yeager.
If you like her beautiful patterns, you are in luck, she is just about to start her MysteryGhan of 2020 which is starting on January 3rd.
All info can be found here and here.
Her patterns are second to none, so please do check it out.

Back to Julies squares I included in Mums nuts blanket.
Squares 41 to 50 are as follows –

Sweet and Fair Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Enstatite
Round 3 – Rose Quartz
Round 4 – Enstatite
Round 5 – Moon Stone
Round 6 – Enstatite
Round 7 – Enstatite
Round 8 – Moon Stone
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Enstatite
Round 11 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size:
Round 8 – in Back stitch
Round 9 – TC instead of DC.
Round 10 – BPDC , 3DC in corner
Round 11 – HDC across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in middle stitch of the 3 corner stitches from row 10.

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Sweet and Fair Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

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

Modifications to achieve size:
Round 10 – DC across , 3DC in corner stitch.
Round 11 – HDC across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in middle stitch of the 3 corner stitches from row 10.

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Catalina Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

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

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 10 – DC
Round 11 – dc, tc, dc in 2nd corner stitch, bpdtt and then bpdc acrosss.
Round 11 – HDc across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corners.

Catalina Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

Round 1 – Malachite
Round 2 – Enstatite
Round 3 – Moon Stone
Round 4 – Enstatite
Round 5 – Moon Stone
Round 6 – Malachite
Round 7 – Moon Stone
Round 8 – Enstatite
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Enstatite
Round 11 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 10 – DC instead of SC.
Round 11 – dc, tc, dc in 2nd corner stitch, bpdtt and then bpdc acrosss.
Round 11 – HDCacross, 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corners.

Clusters Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

Round 1 – Garnet
Round 2 – Moon Stone
Round 3 – Garnet
Round 4 – Moon Stone
Round 5 – Moon Stone
Round 6 – Corundum Ruby
Round 7 – Moon Stone
Round 8 – Moon Stone
Round 9 – Garnet
Round 10 – Moon Stone
Round 11 – Moon Stone
Round 12 – Corundum Ruby
Round 13 – Moon Stone
Round 14 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 13 – In 2nd corner stitch, dc chain 2 dc, dpdc two together on 2nd and 3rd corner stitch, dpdc across until first corner stitch, dpdc two together around 1st and 2nd corner stitches.
Round 14 – 2hdc chain 2 2hd in corner, skip hidden stitch and hdc across (44 hdc).

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Clusters Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Garnet
Round 3 – Moon Stone
Round 4 – Garnet
Round 5 – Garnet
Round 6 – Moon Stone
Round 7 – Garnet
Round 8 – Garnet
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Garnet
Round 11 – Garnet
Round 12 – Moon Stone
Round 13 – Enstatite
Round 14 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 13 – In 2nd corner stitch, dc chain 2 dc, dpdc two together on 2nd and 3rd corner stitch, dpdc across until first corner stitch, dpdc two together around 1st and 2nd corner stitches.
Round 14 – 2hdc chain 2 2hd in corner, skip hidden stitch and hdc in Back stitch across (44 hdc).

Sun Catcher Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

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

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 14 – HDC
Round 16 – HDC
Extra Round 17 – 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corners, 1 hdc, increase, 1hdc, increase, 1 hdc, increase, HDC across.

Sun Catcher Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

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

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 14 – HDC
Round 16 – HDC
Extra Round 17 – 2hdc, chain 2, 2hdc in corners, 1 hdc, increase, 1hdc, increase, 1 hdc, increase, HDC across.

Floral Fantasy Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

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

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 12 – HDC
Round 14 – dc across, 1dc chain 2, 1dc in corners, 1dc, increase, dc across.
Round 15 – HDC across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2 hdc in corners (44 Hdc)

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Floral Fantasy Afghan Square by Julie Yeager.

Round 1 – Moon Stone
Round 2 – Malachite
Round 3 – Moon Stone
Round 4 – Malachite
Round 5 – Moonstone
Round 6 – Malachite
Round 7 – Moon Stone
Round 8 – Malachite
Round 9 – Moon Stone
Round 10 – Malachite
Round 11 – Moon Stone
Round 12 – Malachite
Round 13 – Malachite
Round 14 – Malachite
Round 15 – Garnet

Modifications to achieve size and stitch count:
Round 12 – HDC
Round 14 – dc across, 1dc chain 2, 1dc in corners, 1dc, increase, dc across.
Round 15 – HDC across, 2hdc, chain 2, 2 hdc in corners (44 Hdc).

Please pop back soon to see the next 10 squares.
Have a hooktastic day.
Too-da-loo.

🦋🦋🦋

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