We love a good IKEA hack, and it turns out, so do the citizens of Westeros. Costume designer Michele Clapton recently revealed that when it comes to dressing the Brother of the Night Watch on HBO鈥檚 Game of Thrones, she takes a trip to the blue box store.

In a video from 2016 that was recently discovered by BuzzFeed, Clapton revealed the surprising source behind the Brothers of the Night Watch鈥檚 鈥渦niform.鈥 You might think the costume department looks far and wide for wolf-looking skins, but the real source is much less鈥 wild. 鈥淭he [Night鈥檚 Watchmens鈥橾 capes are actually IKEA rugs,鈥 Clapton said in the video.

It鈥檚 possible you have the very rug on your floor, but you probably wouldn鈥檛 recognize it once it makes it onto the actors. 鈥淲e cut, and then we shaved them, and then we added strong leather straps, and break down, which is like a religion on Game of Thrones,鈥 she explained.

Breaking down is industry speak for anything that makes a costume look old and worn. The tactics run the gamut of deconstructing a new item, like sandpaper and dye, which would explain why the capes are black instead of the original white of all of IKEA鈥檚 faux fur rugs.

Although Clapton didn鈥檛 go into specifics, internet sleuths suspect the rugs she used are either the Tejn ($15) or Rens ($30) 鈥 which are both very reasonable for some home decor or if you want a cape of your own! Let鈥檚 not forget, Halloween is around the corner, and after that, winter is coming.

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