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Mini Archie’s June Furtle Around The Blogosphere

Furtle (v): to have a rummage or delve into the contents of something Hello! This month I have some actual finishes! My elbow is starting to feel better (still problematic but I’ve been able to knit, hooray!) and just this week I’ve started physio so I’m hoping to see/feel improvements in my arm by the next appointment at the end of July. First up is this pair of socks which has been a long time in the knitting:  Yarn is Fireworks by Must Stash , a present from a lovely friend And I’ve finished the stripy top I was almost finished last month. Turns out I wasn’t as almost finished as I thought as I hemmed it and it was horribly fluted (and I mean horribly) so after a lot of unpicking, I added a band instead. As it turns out, this was a good thing as I love how it looks and I think it would have been too short without it, which is quite something given that I added 5” to the length!  Pattern is Lou Box top by Sew DIY  I’ve made some more adjustments to the pattern and got some jersey to