Farrah Top Knit Along (KAL): Getting ready

Hello and welcome to the Farrah Top Knit Along! The Farrah is a classic style and a simple knit, totally ok to be attempted by confident beginners looking to branch out from classic rectangular shapes like scarves and snoods. Let’s get started…. 

Head over here to be taken to all the posts in the Farrah Top KAL

Farrah Top Easy Knit Kit for beginners

Farrah Top front view in Ivory White Shiny Happy Cotton 

Farrah Top Knitalong

Farrah Top back view in Vintage Blue Shiny Happy Cotton

We’ve broken our Knitalong down into five stages, spread across five weeks:

Week 1. 19th May 2016 Front: Rib and piece up to arm holes
Week 2. 26th May 2016 Front: Arm holes and neckline shaping
Week 3. 2nd June 2016 Back: Rib and piece up to arm holes
Week 4. 9th June 2016 Back: Arm holes and shoulder shaping
Week 5. 16th June 2016 Seaming (horizontal + vertical)
And we’ll cover these stitches and techniques:

Rib stitch
Stocking stitch
Decreasing and increasing 
Casting on & off 

To make your Farrah you will need to get your hands on a Farrah Top Knit Kit. Inside your Knit Kit you’ll find: 

1 x 5mm / US 8 Rosewood Knitting Needles

Rosewood Needles from Wool and the Gang

4 x Shiny Happy Cotton

Shiny Happy Cotton from Wool and the Gang

1 x Sewing Needle

1 x Farrah Top Knitting Pattern

Obviously the Farrah Top Knitalong will live on our blog and our ravelry for ever and ever, so you can pick up this project at any time. However, we definitely recommend joining us from the 19th of May, becauuuuuuuuuuuuse…….we’ve got prizes!

Celebratory fresh prince dance

£100 / $145 / €130 to spend at woolandthegang.com to be precise :)

We’ll be keeping a beady eye out for your finished makes as well as WIPs on social media – be sure tag us so we can find ya and pick a winner! #woolandthegang on instagram and tag us on ravelry.

Needles at the ready y’all….

Get your Farrah Top Kit


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