An original colourful modern rendition of a medieval cowl by Belgian designer Mary-Lena Lynx. It can be worn as a hood or a capelet by either sex. It comes in two colourways both dyed with dyes that could have been used 800 years ago in the time of the troubadour.
Urban Troubadour I, the light blue-rusty brown version is dyed with madder, woad and weld. Urban Troubadour II, the dark rose-purple version is dyed with cochineal (originally this would have been Kermes from the local oaks), weld and woad with a touch of indigo.
Size: The medium cowl is total length 70cm (27.5"), top width 30cm (12"), bottom width 57cm(22.5".)
Skill level: Intermediate.
The Urban Troubadour I Kit includes:
You will receive a link to download the pattern in your order confirmation email.