Happy Rainbows by June Gilbank

Happy Rainbows

April 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
3.5 mm (E)
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This pattern is available for free.

Happy Rainbows is an original crochet pattern by June Gilbank.

Use these cheerful rainbows to brighten anyone’s day with a splash of colour and a message of hope and unity! Tape them to your window, hang them on the wall, or stitch them to a crocheted blanket or cushion as a colourful applique.

Yarn: Small amount of worsted weight yarn in rainbow colours (red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple)

Hook: E US/3.5mm crochet hook (small rainbow) or H US/5mm crochet hook (large rainbow)


  • Small Rainbow: about 7″ (18cm) wide by 3.5″ (9cm) high
  • Large Rainbow: about 10″ (25.5cm) wide by 5″ (13cm) high

Note: This pattern is Donationware - the arc-shaped rainbow pattern is available for free, but if you like it please consider sending me a donation to show your appreciation. The PDF version, available for any size donation, is formatted for easy viewing and printing, and includes bonuses (a bonus pattern for matching flat-bottomed rainbows, and additional progress photos, including left-handed photos). The complete arc-shaped rainbow pattern is available to view in full (for no charge) from the linked page.

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