Monique’s Crochet Mandala + Mandala Meditation

monique crochet mandala

Today’s beautiful floral crochet mandala for the Mandalas for Marinke project comes from Monique Lubberink from Easy Now Mindfulness, which is a one-woman-business in New Zealand, through which she gives mindfulness training, mindfulness parenting skills, workshops, etc. She formerly worked in The Netherlands as a psychologist for adults with ADHD and / or autism spectrum disorders.

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3+ Mandalas Win the Third Quarter Crochet Awards

third quarter crochet awards winners

I was really excited to see that there are 3 (maybe 3 1/2) mandala patterns out of the 10. There are many, many people that we can credit with making amazing crochet mandala patterns, but of course I really think that Wink was ate the forefront of bringing the crochet mandala into the eye of the crafting public and it makes me really happy that they continue to be popular in this year of her death.

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80 Best Crochet Patterns for the Home: Nominations for 3rd Quarter The Crochet Awards

crochet awards best blanket

As I mentioned previously, I’m happy to be one of the judges for this 3rd quarter of The Crochet Awards, formerly known as The Flamies. The judges’ nominations are all in now for the categories, which are all about crochet for the home. Take a look at what we chose, then it’s your turn to submit fan nominations and come September everyone can vote.

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