Approximately 100 (120, 140) yards each of a fingering weight yarn held together with a mohair + silk lace weight. If you prefer to knit with a single type of yarn, choose a DK weight wool blend with some mohair, silk, and/or tercel for a shiny, sparkly fabric.
Suggested yarns, 1 skein of each:
Ocean By the Sea Twirl, 100% Corriedale wool yarn, 437 yards per 100 grams
Ocean by the Sea Mohair Silk, 72% mohair, 28% silk, 459 yards per 50 grams.
Locking stitch marker, darning needle, scissors, gauge tool.
German Twisted cast-on.