The shawl, we learn, weaves its way through Mexican life, from its use as a baby carrier to a shroud used to bury the dead.
At the pay booth, Cruz dropped the window and handed ten dollars to a Somali woman in a shawl.
When that isn't possible, Schroeder says, the site styles and photographs the dress with a shawl or jacket.
He penetrated the Kaabah itself, secretly sketching its interior on his shawl while pretending to pray.
Among the 50 new works included is a shawl made of used tea bags that resembles a ceremonial cloak.
She laid aside her bonnet and shawl, and pointed to a box of cigars on the table.
"Robin, you might get me my shawl;" and Robin would go and get the shawl and put it round her.
When she arched her back and stuck her stomach out she felt like a tall lady in a crinoline and shawl.
Mrs. Rosenfeld was standing in the lower hall, a shawl about her shoulders.
Of these last one stood apart, a shawl over her gray hair and her hands folded as though obedient to a will greater than her own.
1660s, originally of a type of scarf worn in Asia, from Urdu and other Indian languages, from Persian shal, sometimes said to be named for Shaliat, town in India where it was first manufactured [Klein]. Cf. French châle, Spanish chal, Italian scialle, German Shawl (from English), Russian shal, all ultimately from the same source. As the name of an article of clothing worn by Western women, it is recorded from 1767.