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My aspiration is to design blankets that someone may possess, take care and love during a whole lifetime, in the same way that I felt for the ones I crocheted as a little girl and I still keep.

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Crochet Diamond Ball Pattern

from Colorful Lullabies
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Crochet Diamond Ball Pattern
Crochet Diamond Ball Pattern
Crochet Diamond Ball Pattern
Crochet Diamond Ball Pattern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • chain, slip stitch, single crochet (US), double crochet (US).

Pattern Description:

This ball is formed with 30 diamonds. It is a Rhombic Triacontahedron.

You can customize your ball as you like: change the size, color or model of diamond, etc. Find the instructions to do it in the section VARIANTS of the pattern.

Pattern available in both US and UK English crochet terms.
Also available in Spanish.


Side of each diamond =7 cm
Diagonals =7 cm and 12 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Diameter of the ball = 20,5 cm approx.
  • Circumference of the ball = 64 cm approx. (it is smaller than a soccer ball).


  • 80 grams of Sport/DK cotton of various different colors
  • A balloon or other stuffing, such as fiberfill.
  • Size 3.5mm crochet hook

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Sport weight