Cotton shawls are essentially one-piece rectangular or triangular cotton fabrics draped over the shoulders, head, or upper body. They are available in plain and colored styles, and are usually inexpensive compared to shawls made of other types of fabrics. Some cotton shawls have or fringed edges that can be adorned with beads, jewels, and crystals.
Types of Cotton Shawls
Kinds of Cotton Shawls include the following:
Single color cotton shawls
Single color cotton shawls are made of hand-woven cotton threads dyed in a single, block color.
They are usually available in basic colors such as black, white, blue, and tan.
Multi-colored cotton shawls
Multi-colored cotton shawls are made of hand woven cotton threads dyed in several colors.
The colors can also come from different strands of colored cotton threads.
Choosing Cotton Shawls (Buying tips)
Length: Choose a long cotton shawl if you want to use it use it as a halter or a tube top. A shorter shawl is great for simple draping.