Recently I have found it on sale both online and in stores. Even if you haven't seen a single episode, you'll want to get your hands on this yarn. You do not have to do this if it intimidates you, but it will give you a cleaner edge. This is Part Two of my review of the new Downton Abbey yarns in which I feature the second pair of yarns, the Lady Sybil and Branson lines. I am not in any way affiliated with them or with Premier Yarns.
That demand reaches into the beautiful world of yarn with the latest line from Premier Yarns! Could you please make a pattern using crochet for a similar and very easy headband with the twist or pinch in the middle. Branson: Unlike the other yarns in the Downton Abbey Yarn Collection, Branson is a bulky weight yarn that is 80% acrylic and 20% wool. There are flecks of different colors dispersed throughout the skein, giving it great character. From 8 colors within each yarn line to choose from, you're sure to find a combination you absolutely love. I really love the look of this headband! I personally cannot wear anything wool, but this yarn seems softer than most. The Downton Abbey Yarn Collection features four new yarns that come in a variety of colors.
A fast, fun Fair Isle project that can bring a touch of handmade elegance to any room. Lady Mary is a light weight yarn that must be hand washed and laid flat to dry. Par for the course for these companies it seems. The colorways are earth-toned allowing you to mix and match and still have a beautiful crochet pattern. I had a hard time choosing a pattern to fit the yarn. This yarn was the one that while I worked on it reminded me most of the character it represented.
Also unlike the others, you can machine wash this yarn on the gentle cycle and tumble dry it on low. Lady Sybil: Made of 80% acrylic, 10% Angora Effect and 10% Mohair, this yarn surprisingly is pretty soft. Branson: Unlike the other yarns in the Downton Abbey Yarn Collection, Branson is a bulky weight yarn that is 80% acrylic and 20% wool. Branson is by far my favorite character on the show, so I was eager to try this yarn most of all. You may have a description of my post and one picture while linking back to my site. Let us know in the comments! Lady Sybil: Made of 80% acrylic, 10% Angora Effect and 10% Mohair, this yarn surprisingly is pretty soft.
You do a great job of explaining it with the pictures. I like to crochet over my ends to weave them in and this adds bulk and mess to the project with this yarn. Are any of you avid watchers? You can know that while I accept sponsorship and use affiliate programs, I will not use or promote anything that I do not believe in personally. This yarn is a fine weight yarn that must also be had washed to keep its fabulous appearance. Manufacturers are releasing Downton Abbey products more and more. The unfortunate thing to my husband and our pocketbook is I might have developed a little bit of an addiction to trying out new yarns.
This yarn comes in 8 colors including Silver Frost, Sapphire Sparkle, Coral Shine and Lily Ice. I managed to find one in a crochet stitch collection I bought recently. These Downton Abbey yarns have a wide range of sizes, from fine to chunky, and the colors are really beautiful. This is the perfect yarn for quick projects that are soft and warm! This pattern is like an irresistible invitation to spend your day relaxed, with a book and snuggling under this amazing blanket. Patterns to Make with Downton Abbey Yarn:.
This line comes in 8 colors including Pearl Pink, Mulled Grape, Stone Blue and Jade Green. As much as I adore the characters and storyline, the style is what really compels me! Again, Tom is soft, but not as soft as the other men on the show. This looks like a great pattern for headbands, that are oh so popular now. It's 95% acrylic and 5% glitter, giving it just the right amount of sparkle. Check out the original source for this pattern with all the directions and full written pattern at: Thanks to Downton Abbey Yarn Collection Design Team for the article inspiration and featured image. Have you tried the Downton Abbey yarns? Toss this lap blanket over the back of your sofa for a bit of color and texture or snuggle up while watching tv. It gives a whimsical feel to the project, much like Sybil herself.
This yarn comes in 8 colors including Silver Frost, Sapphire Sparkle, Coral Shine and Lily Ice. The four lines are charmingly named for characters in the show. Each of the yarns within this collection can be mixed and matched giving your crochet pattern a unique look. This headband is knit in the Half Fisherman Rib stitch, hence the name of the headband! In addition to skeins of yarn, there are a number of patterns that can be downloaded for free including Mrs. If you like what you see and would like to pay me back or support me making more, then read on! It did a very good job of drying my tears which were, luckily, mostly happy ones. When you buy something from any of these retailers after clicking on my link I get a cut of the purchase at no cost to you.
Each character has his or her own skein of yarn named after them: Lady Mary: This yarn is one of my favorites by looks alone. Downton Abbey Vintage Lace Collar made with one ball of Lady Mary Silver Frost image: PremierYarns. It also contains affiliate links for which I am paid a small commission if you make a purchase through the link on my site. No matter if you've been a Downton Abbey fan since the first episode or you're just jumping on board the very last season, you will appreciate the colors and textures of each yarn line within the collection. When it comes to beautiful and cozy, this afghan is truly one of the favorites. Branson wrap close up to show stitches The next thing I noticed is the yarn is really soft, but not as soft as the Matthew yarn. .