This crocheted iPad case is made in an elegant mandala design. It is much prettier than the typical industrial designed cases and has a personal touch. Fits the iPad 2 & other large iPads. It has a button enclosure and one can easily hook up headphones and the charger. Follow along to the video tutorial on how to create this beautiful case.
Designed by Nadia Fuad
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Please do not copy and post this pattern and claim it as your own.
-Red Heart Super Saver Medium (worsted) weight yarn:
Scraps in Blue, Yellow, Green, Purple, Egg Blue, Pink
-Button of any size
-Size I-5.50mm and H-5.00mm Hook
Sl st: slip stitch
DC: Double Crochet
HDC: half double crochet
Sc: single crochet
RS: Right Side
WS: Wrong Side
-On the tablet cover, work in continuous rounds, no sl sts or chaining up any.
-My pattern will fit a tablet that is 9 inches X 7 inches. It gives instructions on how to make it smaller larger
-Chain at the beginning of rounds on mandala are counted as stitches.
With I-5.50mm hook and blue yarn
Rnd 1: 2sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in each ch across until last ch, 3sc in last ch, turn work to work on opposite side of ch. Sc across. (insert stitch marker at this point and after each round)
Rnd 2: hdc in first st, sl st in next, *hdc in next st, sl st in next st, repeat from *
Rnds 3-26: Repeat round 2 (you can make it taller by continuing the pattern until your piece is as tall as you want it to be)
At this point, you can decide if you like the outside or inside design better. I turned mine inside out and had that be my outer shell. (see video for explanation)
With H-5.00mm hook and green yarn
Rnd 1: ch 4, 15dc in 4th ch from hook. Sl st to first ch 3 of that round. (16) fasten off and change color to purple
Rnd 2: sl st to any dc from rnd 1. Ch 5 (counts as dc ch 2), *dc in next st, ch 2, repeat from * around. (16 dc and 16 ch 2 sps) Fasten off and change color to yellow.
Rnd 3: sl st to any ch 2 space. Ch 10 (counts as trc ch 5), trc in same ch 2 sp, *trc in next ch 2 sp, ch 5, trc in same ch 2 sp, repeat from * around. (16 ch 5 sps) Fasten off, change color to egg blue.
Rnd 4: sl st in any ch 5 sp, ch 3, dc in same ch 5 sp, ch 5, 2 dc in same ch 5 sp. *In next ch 5 sp, 2dc, ch 5, 2dc repeat from * around (15 ch 5 sps) fasten off, change color to pink.
Rnd 5: sl st into any ch 5 sp. Ch1, in each ch 5 sp around, [sc, hdc, dc, 5 trc, dc, hdc, sc]. Sl st to beginning sc and fasten off with long tail. (16 petals)
Finishing Weave in all ends and sew piece to iPad case.
Sew button on case.
Teacher: Nadia Fuad
Video and Editing: Fuad Azmat
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