Tuesday, June 12, 2018

How to Crochet a Colorful Mandala Granny Afghan


The Granny Square is one of the most popular crochet patterns. A Mandala is a vibrant circle that can be crocheted as an afghan or use in other patterns. Put them together and you have the perfect Mandala Granny Crochet Pattern.

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Once the mandala meets up with the granny square you will see an amazing explosion of color in an afghan that you can crochet for any home decor situation.

The design is made using a  variety of colors of yarn with the mandalas crocheted and arranged in a granny square sequence.


This beautiful design is made using Red Heart Super Saver worsted-weight yarn and a size I/9/5.5mm crochet hook. Colors used are 2 skeins of royal and 1 skein each of gold, amethyst, burgundy, pool, coral, dark orchid, dark jade and blue suede. Pattern includes written instructions, color key and assembly diagram. Size: 50"W x 66"L. Originally published in Summer 2018 Crochet! magazine.


Crochet the Mandala Granny Afghan

What you need to get started



 Red Heart Super Saver Yarn

Crochet the pattern with the assembly diagram and color key to crochet as shown or consider crocheting in an alternate yarn color. 
 Crochet a Mandala Granny Afghan Pattern instructions Crochet a Mandala Granny Afghan Pattern






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