While crochet mandalas are more of a summer project, the unseasonably hot weather I’ve been experiencing had me in the mood to make some! Following a mandala pattern is a great way to unwind and play with different colors you might have in your yarn stash.
All of the mandala patterns in this list come with a photo tutorial to guide you through more complex crochet maneuvers (like overlay crochet).
Here are some paid intermediate patterns for amazingly gorgeous mandalas that I’ve been eying up on Etsy:
While looking through all of these patterns I realized that mandalas are basically modern day doilies. I love how they’re a modern take on a traditional crochet piece.
What are your favorite crochet mandala patterns? How do you decorate with the mandalas you’ve made? Let me know in the comments below!