Crochet Contribution to Mandalas for Marinke from PrincessandtheBear

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This is the spoke crochet mandala pattern by Wink. Maker Sam of PrincessandtheBear shared: “When I chose my mandala pattern I thought, “ooh, it looks easy”, and it was – but I still learned a new way of starting a row, a wonderful way of finishing a row (which I will always use) and a Tunisian crochet stitch. Even though she’s not here anymore, Wink still inspires and teaches.”

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Sabina’s Crochet Contribution to Mandalas for Marinke

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This crochet spoke mandala for the Mandalas for Marinke project was made by Sabina who runs the collaborative crochet healing art project called CrochetPower.net. Learn more about Sabina, her story and art, and agoraphobia in depression awareness from today’s post.

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Annemarie’s Crochet Contribution to Mandalas for Marinke

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I think what I love most about the crochet mandala is that the design looks good in any color, whether you work it in a single solid color like we see here or in an array of different colors. There’s just something mesmerizing about the circular shape. This one, in bold pink, makes me smile.

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Sara’s Crochet Contribution to Mandalas for Marinke

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This dazzling crochet mandala is made using Wink’s free crochet pattern for the spoke mandala. The dark green spokes pop off the work with exquisite texture. I love the way they tie in with the two other rounds of green crochet stitches. The pop of yellow brings brightness in to give a sense of lightness and hope.

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