What is so special about Turkish towels?
Need-to-Know Facts About Turkish Towels peshtemals
Turkish towels–also called Peshtemal, Hammam or Fouta towels–are made from Turkish Cotton, a premium cotton that has extra long fibers. Using longer fiber cotton meaning that fewer joins, which results in stronger and longer threads. Because of Turkish Cotton, Turkish towels are known to become even softer, fluffier, and more absorbent with successive washings.
WHAT IS A TURKISH TOWEL?
A Turkish towel is a towel made in Turkey on looms (either handloom or automatic looms) with Turkish cotton. Turkish towels invented in the 17th century in Bursa, Turkey (the city where we are located). They also known as Turkish peshtemal bath towels, foutas, pestemals, and Hammam Towels, peshkirs.