Le tricot is a tender story about the passing on of knowledge between generations.
Since she was little, Madeleine’s grandmother has been knitting.
She has made scarves for her brother gone to war, stockings to keep the toes warm for those she loves and also mittens, toques and hats.
But the work she is most proud of is her very first scarf, which she gave to Madeleine.
Delighted, the little girl wraps it around her neck before leaving for school without noticing that a strand of wool has hung on the door of the house