MaryJane's Farmgirl Sisterhood

Earning Farmgirl Sisterhood Merit Badges

Stitching & Crafting

5. Knitting


  • If you don’t know how to knit, learn.
  • If you are just learning how to knit, start with a simple straight scarf. If you already know how to knit, pick a simple project like a dishcloth.
  • Finish your knitting project. There is a three-hour minimum time investment required.
  • If you already know how to knit, teach someone else how to knit a simple project.


  • Continue on your knitting journey, but step up the pace by picking a harder project this time. Learn how to do some new moves with those needles!
  • Start and finish a new knitting project of intermediate status like a granny square afghan. There is a 20-hour minimum time investment required.
  • Knit in the company of a friend for a total or five hours.


  • You are ready to be called a knitting addict now! Learn three more maneuvers to add jazz to your projects.
  • Start and finish a new project of Expert Level. There is a 50-hour minimum time investment required.
  • Teach at least five other people how to knit.

April, 2024 Edition