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White tzitzit strings for tying yourself Tekhelet tzitzit strings made by Ptil Tekhelet

Tzitzit strings sets for tying yourself: each set has a total of 16 tzitzit strings, the amount needed for one tallit or talit katan. All are pure wool and kaful shmoneh, 8 strands.

Our Hand-Spun Tzitzit have the kashrut certification of either HaRav Shmuel Wosner shlit"a of B'nei Brak or the BaDa"Tz Eida HaCharedit of Jerusalem, depending on stock available at time of your order.

Our Tekhelet Tzitzit are made by the Ptil Tekhelet Association. They are kaful shmoneh, 8 strands, with dyeing and spinning done by hand. The authentic tekhelet dye comes from Murex trunculus snails. These sets of 16 strings in each package come in your choice of the three different opinions of the Rishonim:

  • Ra'avad - 1 full string of tekhelet for every 3 white strings
  • Rambam - One half of 1 full string of tekhelet for every 3 white strings
  • Tosafot - 2 full strings of tekhelet for every 2 white strings

Add Ceramic Tzitzit String Nippers to your order to even string length after tying is done.

Ordering Instructions: Choose the tzitzit set you want, enter quantity, add string nippers if desired and click on ADD TO CART. Continue to checkout.

Hand-Spun Kaful Shmoneh Tzitzit Sets of 16 Strings

Item # Description Price
1-21-24 Thin Hand-Spun Tzitzit
Standard Length for Talit Katan

Length: 50 cm (20")
$9.95 Qty:  


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1-21-43 Medium Thick Hand-Spun Tzitzit

Length: 55 cm (22")
$14.95 Qty:  


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1-21-25 Thick Hand-Spun Tzitzit
Standard Length for Talit Gadol

Length: 60 cm (24")
$19.95 Qty:  


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1-21-41 Extra Thick Extra Long Hand-Spun Tzitzit

Length: 70 cm (28")
$24.95 Qty:  


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1-21-42 Extra Thick Super Long Hand-Spun Tzitzit

Length: 80 cm (32")
$28.95 Qty:  


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Machine Tzitzit Sets of 16 Strings

Item # Description Price
1-21-26 Machine Tzitzit

Standard 60 cm (24")
$8.95 Qty:  


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Ptil Tekhelet Tzitzit Sets of 16 Strings

Item # Description Price
1-21-27 Thin Tekhelet Tzitzit

Raavad
Rambam
$64.95 Qty:  


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1-21-28 Thick Tekhelet Tzitzit

Raavad
Rambam
$69.95 Qty:  


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1-21-29 Thin Tekhelet Tzitzit

Tosafot
$129.95 Qty:  


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1-21-30 Thick Tekhelet Tzitzit

Tosafot
$139.95 Qty:  


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Ceramic Tzitzit String Nippers

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Ceramic blades are ideal for trimming the end of tzitzit strings after tying is complete. The widely held minhag is that tzitzit strings should not be cut with a metal instrument.

Overall Length: 10 cm (4 “)
Blade Length: 2.5 cm (1“) Price: $16.95 Quantity:     Click to add ${Name} to your shopping cart

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