Sunny Mandala Blanket MAL – Come Crochet With Me!

I don’t know if you are like me or not, but every now and then I see a project online that takes my breath away and I know that I HAVE to make one myself. This is what happened when I saw this Sunny Mandala blanket by Tatsiana @Lila Bjorn Crochet.

Isn’t it beyond amazing?!— I was drooling and then noticed that Tatsiana was starting a Make Along group and even had places to buy the yarn . I was “hooked”!

I ordered my yarn from Taemombo Yarns in Canada and waited anxiously for my package to arrive. Ah!!! Here it is:)—-

Just look at this lovely box of crochet candy! This is Scheepjes stone washed yarn and is a very soft cotton type yarn. It is a rather thin yarn and is stitched with a small 3mm needle. I have used Scheepjes before, and I love the quality and I love the price.

I could hardly wait to print up my pattern and get started. Each round is a new color and a new stitch. I will never get the doldrums here!

Tatsiana is the master of the overlay crochet technique. I have made several of her patterns. I love how she adds texture and color to her designs.

Oooooh!! This is going to be so much fun!! Why don’t you join me and we will MAL together? 🙂

25 thoughts on “Sunny Mandala Blanket MAL – Come Crochet With Me!

  1. It’s going to be gorgeous! The yarns just beg to jump out of that box and be used, don’t they? I can’t do crochet any more because the repetitive action kills my wrists. I can’t even do a little bit before the pain starts, so I have to watch and sigh from the sidelines. And cheer you on! =)

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      1. I also like to see what the result is going to be before I start sometimes. If I have more eenrgy some other time, then I’ll start from scratch, but it’s nice to have an option that is pretty much known to be something you like. Have fun!

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  2. That is a very cool project! If I could wield a crochet hook I’d probably be right there with you. 😉 Unfortunately, I’ve never mastered crochet or knitting techniques. It will be fun to watch yours develop though!

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  3. That’s very pretty, Tracy! I’m always tempted by pretty projects, but I have so many already picked out, I try to resist adding to my list. Sometimes I’m successful, and sometimes not, lol.

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  4. It is beautiful :)and I am sure you had hours of fun making it 🙂
    I am wondering if you can share the pattern or name the book that has the pattern and instruction
    Thanks, Noushin

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