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    Peacock Feather Mandala

    Have you ever seen a male peacock strolling along a park or a forest proudly presenting his tail? Those majestic birds amaze me every time I encounter one. You have to agree that their metallic blue-green feathers are breathtaking. This blue-green mandala pattern reminds me of their beautiful tails. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Catona Recommended hook size: 3.5mm Finished size: approx. 30cm 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 – stitchslst –…

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    Orange Blossom Mandala

    There is something magical when it comes to mandalas. The combination of colours and texture is so pleasant and relaxing. I love making them, but I also find them so addictive. Once you start making one, there seems to be no end to it. It is always tempting to add one more round to make it look even better, and the only thing that limits you is the amount of yarn that you have purchased for your project. This particular one was so much fun to make. It can be a table decoration or used to create a pretty pillow. Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Catona Recommended hook…

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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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    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…