How to make them Maintain our great tradition. Designing and making your own church kneelers is much cheaper than buying kits and much more interesting. Browse the different stages. Designing Costs are graph paper, pencil, rubber. That’s all. Organising Demanding. Stitching A kneeler takes between 3 months and 3 years. What’s the hurry? Making up your kneeler Hard work – takes possibly 4 hours. Repairing Also hard work, also about 4 hours.