A Deacon can also wear a stole, but it is customary for a deacon to wear it over the left shoulder, tied at the waist on the right side so that the stole hangs diagonally across the chest. A stole can be worn over a robe, an Alb, or a Cassock.
The Deacon stole is made of fine silk fabric.
It is lined with cotton fabric for stiffness and comfort.
It is fastened by using a rope at the waist.
The stole is 26 inches up to the waist.
The hanging of the stole from the waist is 26 inches.