October Free Giveaway Begins Next Week!

Hey knitters! I’d like to make an announcement: 7 days from now you will be able to enter my first monthly giveaway! October’s giveaway includes 4 skeins of Cash Iroha yarn. These are perfect for a scarf, hat, or maybe something fun like a pumpkin–or several pumpkins. Whatever your project …

Simple Ribbed Hat Pattern

After having taken three exams earlier this week, I decided to take a little break and hang out with my friend Meagan. I have to say that it was a very nice change of pace. I haven’t seen her since I got back from China, and I have to admit, …

New Website!

Hey knitters! I have some exciting news. After what seemed like an eternity, I’m thrilled to say that my website is finally up! Just go to www.atightknitgathering.com for knitting stitches, video tutorials, free giveaways, and much more 🙂 Go check it out for yourself and tell me what you think.

It’s Noodles Time!

Hey everyone! Today I’m going to take a break from knitting a bit. Yesterday I was really craving noodles so I took a trip to our local Vietnamese restaurant, Saigon House. I can’t stress this enough: the Vietnamese makes the BEST noodles EVER!!! Nothing better than a bowl of pho …

Knitting Pains

A subject that I would like to discuss today is hand, shoulder, back pain due to the stress of knitting. Knitting shouldn’t be painful. It should relieve stress–not cause it. But this issue is quite common among knitters. I know that when I’ve been knitting for a while my hands …