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Medium Ubuntu Kit


Scheepjes proudly presents Ubuntu; the Official Scheepjes CAL (crochet-a-long) 2018 designed by Dedri Uys of LookatWhatIMade LookatWhatIMade. Deriving from southern African philosophy, the word Ubuntu encompasses the belief that we are defined by our compassion and kindness towards others. In this spirit, our 2018 CAL strives to unite crafters across the globe through the process of crocheting this gorgeous hexagonal blanket, whilst learning new stitches and techniques along the way!

Medium (measures 151 x 131 x 75.5cm): 31 balls Scheepjes Stone Washed, 1x Official Scheepjes CAL Ubuntu patch (imitation leather), 1x Official Scheepjes CAL Ubuntu wooden button, 1x set of vintage stitch markers, 1x loom kit. 2 kits per order of 1 item. 

12 weeks of crocheting!

The Official Scheepjes CAL 2018 Ubuntu project commenced on the 12th of September 2018, with different components of the pattern being released each Wednesday afternoon across 12 weeks. The full pattern is now available on the Scheepjes website in PDF format for free download in several languages. Each pattern is accompanied by video tutorials made by Esther from blog It's all in a Nutshell.

To share your progress as you crochet-a-long, hop onto our official Scheepjes Facebook group ((international or Dutch) and join tens of thousands of crafters worldwide!

About the designer: The mind behind blog LookatWhatIMade, Scheepjes blogger Dedri is the creator of our spectacular 2018 CAL. Radiotherapist by day, crocheter by night, Dedri’s evenings are consumed by exploring the design potential of crochet as she develops unique and intricate patterns. Her biggest inspiration: colour! She loves exploring new and unconventional combinations of any and all colours to create cheerful, vibrant designs. She took great pleasure in designing the 2018 Scheepjes CAL! As an added surprise, Dedri has included instructions and materials to craft your very own friendship bracelet with the included loom kit (available only with the Medium and Large kits).