Wool Maker Lane

knitting, spinning and life with alpacas

Way home Knitting



Every evening, on my way home from work, I drop into my mother’s house.  This is our time to have a catch up chat about how the day has gone and to get on with our knitting.  My mother is currently making me a navy pullover which is very close to the end.  She’s working on the collar at the moment and I am so looking forward to it being finished.


By contrast I am working on a small jumper for my cousin’s little lad Diarmuid.  I leave this in my mother’s house and pick it up every evening to do a few extra rows.  It’s really knitting up very quickly.


Please note the funny faces on the needles.  These were the only pair of 4mm needles in the house but they work perfectly.


Author: woolmakerlane

I live in a small cottage in rural Ireland with my family. We care for two lively alpacas and two sedentary cats. I love all things "textile" but particularly knitting aran patterns and spinning my alpaca's wool.

4 thoughts on “Way home Knitting

  1. Every knitter should own a pair of needles like that! 😉


  2. Wow..both the knits look awesome..👍👍👍👌


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