Under the Frost Afghan
The motifs of this afghan capture the time when, beneath the frosty ground, new plants are poised to emerge. Worked in crisp cotton, this afghan is perfect to snuggle under when you’re in denial about the nip of winter still in the air.
DESIGNER Sophie Wire
FINISHED SIZE 38″ wide and 44″ long.
YARN Rowan Cotton Glace (100% cotton; 125 yd [115 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): #831 dawn grey (A), 14 balls; #829 twilight (B), 4 balls; #844 green slate (C), 3 balls; #856 mineral (D), 3 balls; #812 ivy (E), 2 balls.
HOOK Size D/3 (3.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle.
GAUGE Rnds 1-5 = 4″ diameter; 19 sts and 10 rows = 4″ in dc.