Story of the Peshtemal
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Story of the Peshtemal

History of Peshtemal dates back to 12th Centuries daily life of Mediterranean. First used in bath houses in Roman Empire later on called 'Hammams' , than extended its use in Kitchens, Living Rooms, Patios, Beaches and more. By 14th century peshtemal was widely used in Europe,North Africa and Middle East as an addition. Because Its a thin cotton towel that is soft and absorbent, it is very quick to dry. Great choice of wrap for your body after a quick shower, when you walk off the ocean or when on a picnic, it has a use for almost every occasion.

Because of its extent of uses in different fields it comes in different sizes, shapes and even materials.

As we recommend thin peshtemal to use around Beaches and Pools , we advise you pick a thicker 'Hawlu Peshtemal' for after bath use, one side is peshtemal other side is a fluffy towel. We have also decided to add some color to your experience by having so many varieties to match your personality. After spending a year of research, we were able to find such a variety from this traditions heart and bring this 800 years old custom to your fingertips.