Shawls are both protective and stylish acessories that boost one’s look when combined with appropriate clothes. You can purchase one available at stores but you can also craft your own custom one. For crafting a shawl, mostly knitting technique is preferred. As for yarn to be used in such handcrafts, you can use any type of yarn considered suitable for knitting works. However malabrigo brand sock yarns can give excellent result when used for a shawl.
If you know how yo knit a shawl, it will be quite easy for you to produce a such accessory but if not, you had better watch some tutorials.