Burial shrouds made with meticulous craftsmanship

By Jose Glas, winner of the Funeral Award 2020


Would you like to get an impression of our collection?
Request our sample book here!

Het aanvragen van een stalenboekje is alleen voor uitvaartondernemers.

Funeral Friday Workshop

Want to learn how you can fold burial shrouds in a beautiful way? Sign up for our workshop on the “Funeral Friday”. This workshop will be held in our showroom in Heiloo (The Netherlands) every second week. For more details and information, click below.

Personalizing burial shrouds

A burial shroud made specifically for you? That’s possible! You can submit your preferred design and we will make sure your burial shroud will be delivered as soon as possible.

We have a collection of burial shrouds and funeral accessories that form a characteristic ensemble.

From silk and organza to felt and wool.
From organza to felt.
From wool to linen.
And from polyester, viscose to cotton.

 Designs and combinations that are innovative and appreciated by leading funeral directors. A creative, carefully composed collection that earned us the Funeral Award 2020.

Funeral Friday workshop

Want to learn how you can fold burial shrouds in a beautiful way?


Sign up for our workshop on the “Funeral Friday”. This workshop will be held in our showroom in Heiloo (The Netherlands) once every month or so.

For more details and information, click below.

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A selection from our collection

Burial shrouds

Make the farewell soft and approachable.

Coffin skirts

Gives the catafalque or coffin a beautiful stage.


Make the farewell even more personal.

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Provide softness and warmth.

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Folding the burial shroud

A burial shroud can be folde in many different ways.

The most usual way is pictured here.

The ritual can be can be performed by two or more people.

Curious to learn more about folding techniques? Join our workshop “Funeral Friday” to practice folding together.


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Van Gogh blossom

A beautiful classic cloth.

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A double cloth with rich design

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Egyptian cotton

A wonderfully soft cloth of 100% cotton

About us


We are located at De droogmakerij 20E in Heiloo, North holland, the Netherlands. Here we have our showroom filled with all our funeral textiles such as burial shrouds, coffin skirts, pillows and accessories.

On Fridays, we give the workshop “Shroud Folding”. Register at info@rouwdoeken.nl to be sure of your place. Keep an eye on our social channels to see when the next workshop will be held.

Besides our “Funeral Friday’s” there is always the possibility to make an appointment with us for free advice.


See our coffin skirts here

Personal service is one of the pillars in the philosophy of Rouwdoeken.nl’s founder, José Glas.

José and her team strive for a customer experience in which service and personal contact prevail.

Are you a funeral director or a ritual counselor?

Would you like to showcase Mourning cloths on your website or social media?

Then download the free promotional material now via the button below.

Do you have any questions about the use of this promotional material? Please send us an email to info@rouwdoeken.nl.