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What Makes Hammam Towels So Thin and Lightweight?

By |2024-05-03T10:00:23+00:00May 1st, 2024|Hammam Towels, Towels|

Hammam towels are  well known for being extremely light and thin. These qualities have been recognised by homeowners as a great way to make everyday living more practical and pleasant. Let’s recap what a hammam towel is first. A hammam is a flat fabric woven on looms. There are horizontal and vertical yarns crisscrossing [...]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Hammam Towels

By |2023-11-14T09:26:43+00:00November 14th, 2023|Hammam Towels, Peshtemal, Towels|

Today we'll try to answer the most common questions you may ask to learn about hammam towels. We're compiling this information for those who are not familiar with hammam towels. What is a hammam towel? A hammam towel is a lightweight and compact towel for drying. What sizes do hammam towels come in? They [...]

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Versatile Cotton Turkish Blankets for All Seasons

By |2023-03-13T09:32:28+00:00March 13th, 2023|Bedspreads and Throws|

Hello! We hope you are well and keeping warm this winter amid the Cost of Living Crisis. Some of you who are with us all the way from the beginning of our journey know well that we started Cotton and Olive as a brand back in October 2012 operating under the company name Leanwise [...]

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Caring for Hammam Towels and Robes

By |2023-08-21T13:44:27+00:00December 23rd, 2022|Hammam Towels, User's Guide|

Hi everyone! Would you like to learn a bit more about caring for hammam towels to improve their longevity? If you are new to hammam towels, then you may would like to read our blog article What is a Peshtemal? The purpose of this blog post is to provide all the essentials that you [...]

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Can I Use Hammam Towels as Bath Towels?

By |2023-11-20T16:52:24+00:00November 9th, 2022|Hammam Towels, Towels, User's Guide|

I can’t think of a better time to write about using hammam towels as bath towels. You may wonder why now is the time? The simple answer is the current energy crisis worldwide and the myriad ways we are all trying to change our lifestyles to cope with this crisis. Hammam towels are great [...]

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