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    Cotton Candy Mandala

    Do you remember old festivals and fairs? Back then, the best things for a child to get were cotton candies and fizzy drinks. At least, those are the two things I remember from my childhood memories. This mandala reminds me of those careless times. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepies CahlistaRecommended hook size: 4.5mm Finished size: approx. 27cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble crochetfpsc – front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchpop – popcorn stitch (5 dc in same st and close with a ch)sp – spacecl – clusterR – roundpic – picot Special stitches: cluster – 3dc…

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    Traveller’s Joy Hexagon

    Do you like hexagons? I do. It doesn’t matter whether it’s someone else’s pattern or my own. I love the countless number of possibilities they offer when it comes to their texture and colors. They are perfect for making blankets, bags, and pillows. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Stone Washed XL Recommended hook size: 5mm Finished size: approx. 15cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble fpsc –front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchpf –puff stitchsp – space   Special Stitches: puff stitch – dc, yarn over, insert your hook behind the dc and…

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    Lucky Star

    “Twinkle, twinkle, little star.How I wonder what you are.” I guess we all know this beautiful lullaby. So, one day as I was singing it to my little one, I imagined a crochet star that would make a perfect decoration or a beginning of a new project. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Stone Washed XL Recommended hook size: 5mm Finished size: approx. 11cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble fpsc –front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchpop – popcorn stitch (5 dc in same st and close with a ch)sp – space …

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    Fire Blossom Hexagon

    Crochet hexagons are one of my favorite blocks to crochet. You can use them to create a lot of stunning projects. My personal preference is to use them for making pillows. This particular hexagon is super easy and extremely quick to make. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Stone Washed XL Recommended hook size: 5mm Finished size: approx. 18cm Abbreviations (US terms) sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treblefpsc –front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchcl –clustersp – space Special Stitches: cluster – 3dc together, ch1 to close the cluster picot – chain 3, insert your hook…

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    Wild Berry Flower Mandala

    If you are obsessed with mandalas just as I am, you will find this one so much fun. The pattern can be found here. This colorful mandala reminds me of Wild Berry Flowers that I used to have in my garden. The pattern was tested on two sizes of yarn, chunky Stone Washed XL and the regular one.  INFORMATION Wild Berry Flower Mandala can be made in 2 sizes. One starting with 10 dc and the second one starting with 12. The difference will be the number of petals. In this particular tutorial, I will make the second one. If you would like to crochet the first version, I will…

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    Northern Star

    There is something magical about crochet stars as they are both stunning and extremely versatile. Thanks to that, it is so simple to turn them not only into granny squares or hexagons, but they are also an excellent base for making mandalas. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Cahlista Hook size: 4.5mm Finished size: approx. 13cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble crochetfpsc – front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchsp – spaceR – roundpop – popcorn  Special stitches: popcorn – 5dc, ch1 to close the pop picot – ch3, insert your hook in the first ch, pull up a loop, join with a sl…

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    Frozen Lotus Flower

    This unique flower frequently appears in both fantasy books and computer games. Often characterized by its magical properties, it is the object of desire of many people. Since I’m a great fan of fantasy, this beautiful flower reminds me of good old gaming times and the fun that I had during that period. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Cahlista Hook size: 4.5mm Finished size: approx. 11cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble crochetfpsc – front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchsp – spaceR – roundtrcl – treble cluster  Special stitches: treble cluster – 3tr together, ch1 to close the trcl Round 1…

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    Wild Puff Granny Square

    Granny squares are one of my favourite blocks to make. The Wild Puff is very decorative and will be perfect for a vast number of projects. The flower motif in the centre along with the tiny puffs around its edges make it look extremely feminine. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepies CahlistaRecommended hook size: 5mmFinished size: approx. 14cm Abbreviations (US terms): sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble crochetfpsc – front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchsp – spaceR – roundpf – puff stitch NOTES*indicates the repeat Special stitches:puff stitch – yarn over, insert your hook, pull up a loop,…

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    Traveller’s Joy Granny Square

    Granny squares are one of my favorite patterns to crochet. They are not only extremely fast and easy to make but also versatile, thus, suitable for lots of various projects. If you are looking for a flowery texture, I hope you find this pattern worth a try. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: ScheepiesStone Washed XLRecommended hook size: 5mmFinished size: approx. 18cm Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble crochetfpsc – front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchsp – spaceR – roundcl – cluster Special stitches: cluster – 3dc together, ch1 to close the cluster Round 1 start with a magic circle, ch2…

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    Blue Lotus Flower Pattern

    I’m a great fan of all flowery motives. When used in different color combinations, they bring joy and happiness into the household. This particular pattern will lighten up any bedroom. It is suitable for a vast number of projects such as cozy blankets or decorative pillows. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Stone Washed XL Recommended hook size: 5mmFinished size: approx. 17cm Abbreviations (US terms) sc – single crochethdc – half double crochetdc – double crochettr – treble fpsc –front post single crochetfphdc – front post half double crochetfpdc – front post double crochetfptr – front post treblech – chainst(s) – stitch(es)sk- skipst – stitchsl st – slip stitchpop – popcorn stitch (5 dc in same st and close with a ch)sp – space Round…