Ambah’s Festive KAL 2021

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KAL details and roadmap here.

Welcome to the fifth year of Ambah’s Festive KAL, 2021.
(Previously known as the AMBAH X ADVENT KAL)
Join us in a fun December knit-a-long.

This year participants may choose between all 18 of Ambah’s especially designed patterns to knit up during the KAL;

See the eligible Ambah’s Festive KAL 2021 patterns on Ravelry here.

The published patterns on Etsy here and the to be published patterns on the blog here.
Note 1 new patterns are yet to be revealed, stay tuned in November to see what it will be.

How to join in?

Pick a pattern Which of Ambah’s 18 advent patterns will you make this year?

Next: Order an Advent Kit and wait for it to arrive. Or make your own, do some stash diving, add some extra mini skeins, ask your knitty friends for their leftovers – team up and create a kit among yourselves.

Join us in the either of Ambah’s online knitting groups and start planning in the Pre-KAL threads

Join us in the Ambah Ravelry group here and in the new Ambah’s Knitterati group here and share with #ambahsfestiveKAL2021

November 28: Cast on! Join the daily KAL threads for each festive day from November 28 to December 31.
Post your KAL pictures in the thread: show us your Daily yarn/gift, show us your Festive Ambah WIP and join in the chat.

Once the Festive December period is over a main thread will open up for the duration of the KAL. Continue here in this manner until February 1, 2021. Then post your finished project/s in the FO thread to be eligible for fabulous prizes!

  • Wait 11 months and do it all over again! (with new patterns in 2022)

Cast on November 28, 2021.
Finish projects and post in the Ambah’s Festive KAL 2021 FO thread in either group by midnight February 1, 2022 to be eligible for the final prize drawings.

Cast on and knit your Ambah’s Festive KAL project in company.
Share pictures here of your daily Yarn Advent/Countdown Calendar/Festive kit goodies in each daily thread and add it to your project or work from stashed oddments and mini-skeins or the yarn that inspires you to make your ADVENT project. Share WIP pics and have some fun this festive season and be eligible to win FO prizes in February.

With Hanukah beginning on November 28 this year we are starting a couple of days earlier than usual. If you are opening specific kits eg: Hanukah, Advent, 31 day countdown to 2022, Kwanzaa kits just jump in on the day your kit starts, feel free to join the daily chat threads in the meantime.

Win prizes in 2 ways:
1. Participate in each of the daily KAL threads by posting pictures of your Ambah’s Festive KAL WIP, share your yarn and join in the chat. Project must be cast on or after December 1, 2020.
2. Post your Ambah’s Festive KAL FO in the Official FO thread by February 1, 2022 to be in the grand prize draw.