Designed by Jaana Svanholm , this Mexican Mandala CAL is a beautiful lap blanket, hand-picked by Scheepjes for their Autumn 2016 CAL.
Inspired by the handicrafts, clothing, music and culture of Mexico, Jaana has created this explosion of colour for you to create, along with many others in the crochet community.
Starting on 28th October 2016, there will be five weekly instalments of this big and bold blanket. Ongoing instructions will be available from the Scheepjes website, as well as the Scheepjes Facebook page.
But what is a CAL?
CAL (Crochet Along) is one design delivered to you in a series of instalments via the online world. A friendly, supportive, and hugely enjoyable way of becoming part of the crochet community, sharing your progress and getting hints and tips from others, all hooking their way to same goal!
The Mexican Mandala Crochet Along is a great choice for intermediate crocheters who would like to hone their skills, this version has been created using Scheepjes Softfun, a soft cotton and acrylic mix yarn with a natural look which is machine washable.
This colour pack contains 11 x 50g balls of Scheepjes Softfun in the following shades:
- 2 x Fuchsia (2495) and Pink (2480)
- 1 x Heath (2493), Rose (2514), Dark Green (2535), Soft Yellow (2496), Violet (2519) and Lavender (2515).