What is Peshtemal?
Peshtemal is a traditional Turkish towel used in the Turkish baths. It is also used to specify which region people are from and is a part of a deep cultural tradition. There are many kinds of peshtemals, with different styles and colors in each local areas in Turkey. Peshtemal fabric is usually made of 100% cotton produced in hand-woven looms and semi-automatic looms in Turkey.
They are extremely lightweight and easy to carry in your bag, luggage or storage.
Peshtemals do not only provide practical, cost-effective and eco-friendly solutions (it consumes less cotton or bamboo in production, also water and detergent to wash), but also an elegant look as trendy beach towel (sand free!), pareo or sarong. Basically perfect for everyday use at the gym, sauna, spa, yoga centers, hotels, travel, pool, beach or simply on boat. Last but not least, it is unisex.
– High water absorption, (absorbs as fast as a terry towel, and dries faster than terry towel),
– Space saver (takes up less space than a conventional towel),
– Easy to carry,
– Get softer and more luscious the more you wash and use,
– Multiple use (can be used in bathrooms, pools, yoga practice, spas, beaches, sport facilities, baby care, and home decoration)
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