Māwhero - silk shroud set

Māwhero - silk shroud set


Simple and unadorned but definitely bright in spirit, a beautiful silk shoud in amethyst pink dyed with sustainably sourced Peruvian cochineal. A bold and beautiful aesthetic.


The set includes approximately 6 metres of silk tafetta ribbon dyed with delphinium, rose and sweetpea petals. Ribbon is in a continuous length and can be cut as required to secure the shroud in 3 or 4 places after wrapping.


Both shroud and ribbons are enclosed in a silk keepsake bag for storage.


Please refer to the section on shrouding for instructions on how to wrap and tie.


Average adult - up to 180 cm tall.

Dimensions 224cm W x 338cm L.

100%  biodegradable silk satin.


Designed to be used along with a firm backing board. The information section on carrry boards gives you options and suggestions on transporting your loved one. 

  • Free courier postage within New Zealand for purchases over $200. Please note delays may occur at weekends, or if NZ Post are experiencing issues due to COVID19.  

    Free pick up from Kaiwaka, please call to make arrangements.

    1 - 2 day delivery available to Warkworth, Wellsford, Mangawhai, Kaiwaka & Maungaturoto and most areas within this radius. $15.00 delivery fee applies.

    International shipping available with economy, courier or express services. Rates specified at checkout.

  • Your shroud can be stored safely for many years within it's bag in a dry place and out of harsh light.

    Essential oil sachets to deter moths are available in the boutique as an optional extra - or make your own.

    When the time comes, hot iron to remove the fold lines from storage. As an option you may with to wash to freshen up the fabric. Please ensure this is a hand wash in warm water using a wool wash detergent (pH neutral). Rinse in warm water, gentle slow spin in the machine and line dry before pressing.