Floral Mandala ShawlÂ by Jo Smith
Find the pattern in 145 of Inside Crochet magazine.
A pastel lacy shawl in a gorgeous wool/silk blend, made of pretty mandala motifs with a pattern of flowers, stars and hearts, and edged with more pretty flowers.
â— Eden Cottage Yarns Milburn DK, 85% British Bluefaced Leicester wool/15% mulberry silk, 50g/112m/122yds
Yarn A: Althea x 2 balls
Yarn B: Azalea x 2 balls
Yarn C: Estuary x 2 balls
Yarn D: Fern x 1 ball
Yarn E: Harvest x 2 balls
Yarn F: Natural x 1 ball
â— 4.5mm hook
You can use any DK weight yarn for this design, but in order to get the same type of drape choose a yarn with a similar fibre make-up.
Jo has been crocheting for more than 50 years
and loves experimenting with colour, texture and pattern. Find her on Instagram
and Etsy @thespannerworks.