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Mini Archie's February Furtle Around The Blogosphere

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Furtle (v): to have a rummage or delve into the contents of something Hello! I thought I hadn't done much sewing or knitting this month, but when I gathered photos together, it seems I've done a lot more than I realised.  This seems to be a recurring theme...  I got half a quilt top joined!!  I honestly thought I'd carry on and have the other half at least started, but I haven't picked up a needle since. Maybe it's because it's a new needle and the old one needs time to instruct it and check its training is up to snuff? Here's the old needle, which has pieced all of this quilt so far and which has agreed to accept an emeritus position in the pin cushion: I finished the pair of socks for a friend: Yarn is Party Dress by  Made By Penguins And I finished a sock for me, this time I did an extra two sets of p/k for the heel flap to (hopefully) create more toom across the instep and reinforced the heel turn: I did reinforce the sole as well, but it turns out that