Make a smaller version of last week's Easter Egg mandala to turn your mandalas into Easter bunting with this week's free mandala crochet pattern.


easter egg crochet pattern mandala bunting



Last week's Monday Mandala was this fun bright and vibrant Easter Egg mandala... thankyou so much for all the love across social media for this design! I am so happy everyone loves it so much! It's been awesome seeing your versions!

easter crochet pattern mandala bunting


So this week's free crochet mandala pattern is a smaller 5' x 6' version to use as coasters with your Easter Egg mandala placemats at your Easter table, or to make cute bunting with!

easter crochet mandala bunting


Again, this one is made using a 4.5mm crochet hook and Aran weight yarn to make super neat and squishy work. These colours are from the Paintbox Yarns range at +LoveCrochet.com again - they are super cute and bring all the Spring vibes.

easter bunting egg mandala crochet pattern
See progress of each week's Monday Mandala every Monday morning on Instagram @sfmgs


How to make the mini Easter Egg crochet mandala, free crochet pattern: 




Crochet terms in UK terms throughout and US in brackets in the abbreviations below! Enjoy! 



Abbreviations: 



tc = treble crochet (US double) 
dc = double crochet (US single) 
htc = half treble crochet  (US hdc = half double crochet) 
dtc = double treble crochet/extended. (US = treble)
ch = chain 
st sp = stitch space - space between stitches 
ss = slip stitch 
FO = fasten off 
puff stitch = to make a puff stitch, (yarn over hook, insert, pull through to the height of tc) 4 times into one st sp or ch sp to give 7 loops on the hook plus your original ch. To finish the stitch, yarn over hook and pull through all loops. Secure with ss.
Bobble st  bobble stitch; To make a bobble stitch, work 5 tc into one stitch, leaving the last loop of each one on the hook to give 6 loops on the hook. To finish the stitch,  yarn over and pull through all 6 loops. Secure with ss. 
WS = wrong side
RS = right side



R1: Magic loop, ch3 as 1st tc.
(11tc) into the loop. Tighten and join with ss. FO. 

R2: Join new yarn into any st sp. Ch2. Turn work WS facing.
Bobble st into same st sp. Ch3.
Miss 1 st sp.
Repeat [bobble st, ch3] every other st sp to end. Join with ss and FO. 

R3: Turn work back RS facing. Join new yarn into any ch-3 sp. Ch1 as 1st dc. 
(3dc) into same ch-3 sp.
(4dc) into next ch-3 sp. 
(dc, 2htc, tc) into next ch-3 sp.
(tc, 3dtc, tc) into next ch-3 sp
(tc, 2htc, dc) into next ch-3 sp
(4dc) into final ch-3 sp. Join with ss and FO.

R4: Join new yarn into any st sp. Ch2 as 1st htc. Htc into each st sp to end. Join with ss and FO.

R5: Join new yarn into the very top st sp. This will be above your central R3 dtc. 
Ch3 as 1st tc, 
(2dtc, tc) into same st sp. 
Tc into each remaining st sp to end. Join with ss and FO.

R6: Join new yarn into any st sp. Ch1 as 1st dc. Dc into same st sp.
Repeat [(2dc)] into each st sp to end. 
Join with ss and FO.

R7: Join new yarn into any st sp between (2dc) pairs. Ch5 as 1st dc plus ch4. 
Miss 3 st sp. 
Repeat [(dc, ch4) miss 3 st sp] to end. Join with ss and FO. 

R8: Join new yarn into any ch-4 sp. Ch1 as 1st dc.
(3htc, dc) into same ch-4 sp. 
Repeat [(dc, 3htc, dc)] in each ch-4 sp to end. Join with ss and FO.

Block/Steamblock 

easter crochet pattern mandala


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Get the larger sized Easter Egg mandala free pattern here...