Peshtemal or Peshtamal is a traditional Turkish towel used in Turkish baths. It is also used to specify which region people are from and is a part of a deep cultural tradition. In some places, it’s called pestamal or pestemal. There are many kinds of peshtemals with different styles and colors in each local areas of Turkey. Peshtamal fabric is usually made of 100% cotton produced in hand-woven looms and semi-automatic looms in Turkey. There are some versions of peshtemal towels made out of silk, modal, linen fibers.
Some of the Features of Peshtemals:
– 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)
Peshtemal towels has become a global trend since 2009. It is not a new item for Turkish market since these towels has been around ages. Peshtemal have been used in Hammams (Turkish Baths).
Where to use Peshtemals?
- Massage Salons
- Yoga Classes
- Pilates Classes
- Outdoor Sport
- Home Décor
- Baby blanket
- Baby stroller cover
All peshtemal towels from SUNTEX are made of imported combed cotton yarns, making sure the peshtemal towel can get more soft and absorbent with repeat washing.
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