Prayer Shawls

Prayer Shawls

Hand-knit prayer shawls are now available from Via Peregrini. Each shawl is made with fine, luxury fibers.

 

More options — sizes, colors and styles — will be available in the coming months. Custom orders are always welcomed!

Please contact me with questions or to order a ready made or custom shawl.

  • Costs are based on materials and shipping within the United States. International shipments will incur additional charges, with a quote provided prior to invoice being sent.

What is a prayer shawl?

According to Janet Severi Bristow, “Shawls … made for centuries universal and embracing, symbolic of an inclusive, unconditionally loving, God. They wrap, enfold, comfort, cover, give solace, mother, hug, shelter and beautify. Those who have received these shawls have been uplifted and affirmed, as if given wings to fly above their troubles….” Read more about prayer shawls.

When can you use a prayer shawl?

  • Personal prayer, meditation and devotions
  • Recovery from illness and injury
  • Healing from emotional pain
  • While mourning the death of a loved one
  • Transitions — to college, new job, new community, parenthood, divorce, empty nest, retirement, etc.
  • Coping with stress
  • Birthdays
  • Anniversaries

Current shawls available

A Celtic Blessing — A small shawl or shawlette made from U.S grown and milled 100 percent virgin wool framed with leaves around the lower edge. {$30}

Promises — A full-sized shawl made from luxurious blend of 70 percent wool and 30 percent silk that is hand dyed. {$65}

Gratitude — Bigger than a shawlette, but smaller than a full-sized shawl, this simple shawl features delicate texture ridges for the lower half and at the edge. It is knit from yarn that blends wool, mohair and a bit of nylon. The colors in this shawl are luminous; they practically glow! {$45}