13 posts in the category: Roman
  • CARTER_pelican_angled PIE PELICANE
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  • SMITH_rose_detail FLORENCE IN SILK
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  • SIMON_violet_front VIOLET PASSION FLOWER
    Passion flowers feature prominently on this violet set both in the goldwork embroidery and in the repeat pattern of the rich silk fabric. These intricate flowers are used as a liturgical symbol of Christ’s passion and can be found frequently in antique designs. This set also features a painting by Susan Jasper, one of Christ carrying … Continue reading "VIOLET PASSION FLOWER"...
  • GRENFELL_4_sets_ready PRIVATE CHAPEL SET
    This lovely collection of four sets was purchased for use in a private chapel! The collection includes our beautiful gold Passiflora French chasuble (one of our most popular designs), a green Conical (one of our favorites), a violet IHS French chasuble and a red Gothic. It is so inspiring to see not only priests on fire for restoring beauty … Continue reading "PRIVATE CHAPEL SET"...
  • HEFFERNAN_chasuble_back HOPE IN SALVATION
    Green, the color of hope and new life, is used for ordinary time vestments. This set commissioned by a local parish embodies the richness of color and symbolism to convey that message of hope. The passion flowers used throughout the set and the pelican on the humeral veil reminds us of Christ’s sacrifice on the … Continue reading "HOPE IN SALVATION"...
  • Simon_requiem_OLMC_vesica PURGATORIO REQUIEM SET
    This beautiful requiem set was commissioned by a newly ordained Carmelite priest. The image, prayerfully painted by Susan Jasper, was reproduced from a holy card that was instrumental in this priest’s discernment. Black was traditionally used for requiem vestments. It is a reminder to us faithful that, although we hope for salvation for the deceased, we must … Continue reading "PURGATORIO REQUIEM SET"...
  • Sacred Heart chasuble back SACRED and IMMACULATE HEARTS
      This beautiful set to honor Our Lord and His Mother was commissioned by a newly ordained priest in gold for his Mass of Thanksgiving. (We have since made it in white as a Marian set so we show both here.) We love this design because it combines both the Sacred and Immaculate hearts so perfectly. In … Continue reading "SACRED and IMMACULATE HEARTS"...
  • Embroidery detail with leather book and pearl seals PONTIFICAL SET in SAN FRANCISCO
    September 14th, 2014 marked the first Extraordinary Form Pontifical Mass of H.E. Cordileone in San Francisco. Some have claimed it has been 50 years since the last one, using the 1962 Missale Romanum. Find details on: Rorate Caeli We are so thankful to Fr. Mark Mazza, Abbé A.J. Garcia and the Latin Mass Society of … Continue reading "PONTIFICAL SET in SAN FRANCISCO"...
  • Hilton_AM ALL FAIR, O MARY
    Mary’s beauty and purity are honored in this Low Mass set, drawing directly from the prayers of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Commissioned by a new priest in Ohio, his vision is realized on ivory watered silk, an antique monogram of Our Lady and small accents of blue (which we understand predates white as the … Continue reading "ALL FAIR, O MARY"...
  • Bozant_pillar FLEUR D' LYS CROSS
    This set might best be named “To Jesus Through Mary” because of the fleur d’ lys crosses that embrace the symbolism contained within them — Our Lord’s Passion. Even the gold metal brocade chosen for this Solemn High Mass set is covered with roses for Our Lady. The crosses of this design were quite challenging not only … Continue reading "FLEUR D’ LYS CROSS"...
  • Elliott_chasuble_back2 SANCTA TRINITAS
    “Sanctus, Sanctus, Sanctus, Dominus Deus Sabaoth…” proclaims the centerpiece for this Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving set dedicated to the Holy Trinity. What could be more glorious a portrayal of the Blessed Trinity than that of Albrecht Durer’s Adoration of the Trinity. This commission included a wealth of symbolism in the Agnus Dei of the cope hood and … Continue reading "SANCTA TRINITAS"...
  • feature2 PASSIFLORA AGNUS DEI
    The priest who originally commissioned this Mass of Thanksgiving set, completed his studies in Rome. His First Mass was offered in the Extraordinary Form in Charlotte, NC. Since then, it has been expanded to include a dalmatic design for a priest in Holland, PA. While the floral design of passion flowers and grape leaves was … Continue reading "PASSIFLORA AGNUS DEI"...
  • OLG_chasuble_back_SM OUR LADY of GUADALUPE
    Inspired by a Mexico City chasuble dating from 1898, we first made this design as a five piece Mass of Thanksgiving set for a newly ordained priest of the Fraternity of Saint Peter. Now this design has been expanded into a full Solemn Set, commissioned by another FSSP apostolate in San Diego. In our twelve-piece … Continue reading "OUR LADY of GUADALUPE"...

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