Polas Cloud Dreamcatcher by Renata Saj

Polas Cloud Dreamcatcher

Crochet
July 2020
Thread ?
Rounds 1 - 6, the mandala about 8,5 - 9 cm in diameter
1.75 mm
2.0 mm
273 - 306 yards (250 - 280 m)
Diameter: 10 cm, 15 cm and 20 cm
US
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This is a dreamy and beautiful project that includes six individual mandalas made by one design that come together to form a colourful fibre dreamcatcher wall hanging, ready to hang on your bedroom or living room wall. I designed this dreamcatcher for the baby room of my little niece Pola.

This crochet pattern for intermediate crocheter, 10 pages PDF Download. File is in English and Dutch.

Materials - Middle piece:

  • Yarn: Lammy Yarns Coton Crochet 10, Multi Wolkenblauw nr.426
  • Weight yarn: 50 gr - 280 m
  • Hook: 1.75 -2.0 mm  
  • Used yarn in this project: 45-50g

Wall Hanging:

  • Wooden macramé rings in the following sizes: 2 x 20 cm, 2 x 15 cm, 2 x 10 cm. You can also use the inside frame of the embroidery hoops. You can use white paint if you like white hoops.
  • Satin ribbon, beads and feathers. These will hang down from the bottom of the mandalas. Instead of satin ribbon you can use different fabrics. Cut and than rip the fabric to create fabric strips.

Skill Level: intermediate

This pattern includes:

  • graph / chart,
  • written instructions,
  • very detailed step-by-step pictures (row by row),
  • written instructions are given in English language (American terminology), graph symbols using US crochet terminology.
  • photo tutorial joining the mandala into the hoop and connecting mandalas together into one piece.

Pattern notes:
Sizes mandalas after blocking:

  • First mandala 8 – 9 cm (10 cm ring)
  • Second mandala 12 - 13cm (15 cm ring)
  • Third mandala 17 - 18 cm (20cm ring)

Notice that the mandala should be at least 10 -15 % cm smaller than your ring, otherwise it is not stretched enough in the ring.

Used and Special stitches
The used stitches: sc, hdc, dc, ch and some special stitches: bps, bpdc, fptr and modified fptr2tog and fptr4tog.