Terry Dresbach

Outlander Costume Designer

Reply To: Yarn for cape in ep. 8?

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KristinNoelle
Participant

I would double-strand with two boucle yarns — one dark grey and one brown. It would be a bit of a pain until you got used to it, but you’d achieve the slubbing, chunkiness and color variation.

Dark grey: http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/us/yarn.php?id=99

Dark brown: http://halcyonyarn.com/yarn/16310700/victorian-boucl-yarn
OR
http://www.knitrowan.com/yarns/british-sheep-breeds-boucl%C3%A9