Turkish Pestemal - Turkish Bath Towels and Turkish Hamam Accessories
Turkish towel or pestemal, which has got nearly six hundred years of Turkish Bath history in Turkey, met with contemporary design and it has taken place in our collection. Such as cotton towel, linen towel, bamboo towel, peskir, tea towels, hand size towels, hair towel. All of the Turkish pestemals are woven in our workshops that located in Aegean area. The raw material of our completely hand-woven products is linen yarn, cotton yarn or organic bamboo and vegetable dye is used. Turkish peshtemal that succeeded in being the trend of recent times, after the beaches of Turkey began to be used on the world-famous beaches such as St. Tropez and Cannes. Peshtemal also used as authentic beach pareo as well as it used as beach towel. It is preferred in travel because of being thin and light and also very easy to dry. It is absorptive as terrycloth. You can hear that some call them fringet towel, tassel towel, hamam towel or Turkish towel. There are number of accessories that specific to the Turkish bath and are still used in. The bath gloves that made of palm root and the Turkish work of pestemal is the most indispensables of them. Also the pumice stone which, used to rub the feet is always available in the hammam package. Inlaid copper, silver or brass bath bowl is one of the most beautiful examples of handwork.
Made of 100% cotton for who loves colorful pestemals. These pestemals are woven in eye catching colors, red, blue, green, yellow, grey... Not just for the bath, if you want to create a different style in your home, it also can be used as seat cover, tablecloth or picnic blanket as well as bath towel.
Peshtemals are great traditional hamam towels to be used at home, at Spa, at the beach or while traveling. Light in weight and fast dry. No need to use more energy to wash or dry them. Can be washed easily by using less energy and water than a terry towel. Turkish pestemals can dry under the sun in a short time. Or you can hang them in a windy place.
Pestemal primarily used as hammam towel in Anatolia. Sultans of the Ottoman dynasty were also wearing pestemal in the hammam. Pestemal is a handicraft. All the pestemals are produced by traditional methods in a respectful manner to its origin, woven on hand looms and vegetable dye is used.
Made on hand loom. Pure high quality cotton used. Adorned with Hand of Fatima - Hamsa figures.
The Hamsa is a palm-shaped amulet popular throughout the Middle East and North Africa. Depicting the open right hand, an image recognized and used as a sign of protection in many societies throughout history, the hamsa is believed to provide defense against the evil eye. An alternative Jewish name for it is the Hand of Miriam, in reference to the sister of Moses and Aaron.
Supersoft and absorbent Turkish hamam towel. Two sides can be used as two different pestemals. On one side the main color is dark and the hands are white. On the other side the main color is white and the hands are dark. Can be used as a decorative object or as a shawl too if you wish. This lightweight pestemal is perfect for the bath, for the beach or Spa. You cannot find this item anywhere else but Turkish Towel Store.
Our products are not factory-made. All the pestemals are produced by traditional methods in a respectful manner to its origin, woven on hand looms and vegetable dye is used.
Hand size Turkish towel pestemal made of hundred percent cotton and can be used as hair towel, face towel or tea towel as well. Pestemal hand and hair towel deigned in colored dense stripes and completed with tassels. Traditional Turkish hand peskir is a napless fabric and it is environmentally friendly organic towel whic is colored by natural dyes and which does not contain any synthetic ingredients. Stripy hand towel is highly absorptive, as well as being very fine textured and lightweight. This small size towel that fully woven of cotton eleminates the musty odors for being napless, thin and artless. Pestemal Turkish hand towel is the most convenient choice for those who is responsive on health, hygiene and the environment.
Hand size, white Turkish pestemal with indigo blue stripes. Woven of 100% cotton. It is natural, hygienic, highly permeable, antistatic, refractory, absorbent and does not irritate the skin due to being super soft. Suitable as a hand and face towel or can be used as towel for hair.
This size pestemals are so useful in the kitchens. Traditionally were used in Turkish kitchens for the centuries. In these days becomes a new tradition again. As other sizes of the peshtemal hand size is a multipurpose item too. The sizes allow you to use them almost everywhere you need.
This product can also be used as set with a Turkish bath towel.
Pestemal primarily used as hammam towel in Anatolia. Sultans of the Ottoman dynasty were also wearing pestemal in the hammam. Pestemal is a handicraft. Throughout history this Turkish towel was produced by weaving on hand looms by women in Turkey's eastern Black Sea and Aegean regions. Our products are not factory-made. All the pestemals are produced by traditional methods in a respectful manner to its origin, woven on hand looms and vegetable dye is used.
Here is a unique pestemal. Made of 100 percent quality Turkish cotton. Traditionally woven and adorned with full kilim design which originally used to be on the Turkish carpets. Usual Turkish Yoruk carpets are not same as known carpets. They are thinner and the date of the symbols going back about 7000 years BC. In time, this designs started to be used on many woven fabrics.
Those who know the language of Kilim read it like a story that it's weaver tells. As a mirror the Kilim reflects the life of its weaver and the culture of the group to which she belongs. You can see the rams horn at the edges. The reason the rams horn has various names is that in different regions it represents virility, the father and courage. There are lots of symbols used on this pestemal. We have weaved the kilim designs on the pestemal.
Here's a real classic of Turkey. The Turkish towel, made of hundred percent natural cotton fibers, is woven on hand looms. This wayout bath towel, which designed in the combination of vertical mesh and honeycomb patterns, reflects the elegance of simplicity. Towels ends are completed by tassels which is the classic feature of peshtemal. It is so important the bathing delight isn't it? What about the beautifying your bathroom with this soft, thin, light, chic and at the same time absorbent, quick drying pestemal Turkish towels that brings together the historical prettiness with contemporary lines.
Where and How to Use Pestemal?
Pestemal has got a special fine texture differently than other towels. It is a stylish beach towel as well as being a highly absorbent and quick drying bath towel. Both suitable to use as towel and as a sarong on the beach. You can easily carry the pestemal towel in your bag which becomes very compact when folded. Therefore, it is very convenient as sports towel, pool towel, spa towel, picnic blanket or baby care cloth. This naturalistic and noble towel also is a stylish home textile which complements the interior design.
Made of 50% bamboo and 50% cotton blended yarn.
The self patterned black bamboo pestemal beautified with white tassels. There are consecutive thick white lines in the midst of two thin stripes on the bath towel.
Pestemal towels essentially woven with the aim of to be covered or wipe in the Turkish bath nowadays used anywhere in the world and in many different ways. Beach towel, sarong, sports towel, spa towel, decorative home textiles, table cloth, throw, childcare mat, picnic blanket, car seat covers are just a few examples of them.
Pestemal, with more than six centuries of history, has become the world's rising star in recent years with the features of lightness, thinness, being natural, napless, space-saving, quick drying, very absorptive, easy to carry.
In contrast to terry towel, Turkish towel is never lose its softness and never fade thanks to its color fastness feature.
The blue striped Turkish cotton towel woven in the self honeycomb patterns and adorned with tassels.
This very soft and decorative Turkish towel has got a very wide range of usage area. The pestemal which woven of natural cotton is a napless but insomuch absorbent and very quick drying bath towel. It also can be easily used as a sarong or pareo on the beach to complete your trendy look.
Pestemal Turkish towel is also used with decorative purposes at home in style whatever you want. If you whish you can use it as a tablecloth or as a stylish throw on your furniture to absorb the moisture of your body.
It accompany you as a picnic blanket or beach blanket. Pestemal is easily carried in your bag on the way to travel, sports, or in the pool due to being thin and lightweight.
Turkish towel is a natural and an ideal playing cloth to throw on the floor and it is a good baby care mat.