Tuesday, July 21, 2009

All purpose accessory

I have just fallen in love with a bath towel.

There I said it. Now I hope this is actual love and not just me making a decision when I’m totally stressed and feel like my creativity as at a zero!

Now before you think I’ve gone off the deep end let me explain. This isn’t a normal terry cloth bath towel from your local home goods store. I’ve found some amazing varieties in Turkish bath sheets!


Those stripes are actually comprised of a herringbone pattern!


Lucky for me they also carry something in my favorite color: orange!

distantbluetowel distantbluewhitetowel

You know I’ve never met a stripe that I didn’t love and these don’t disappoint.

distanthoneycombtowel distantorangesolidtowel

They range in price from $24.99 to $53.99 and my favorite part is that you can use them as a towel, picnic blanket, scarf, throw for your sofa, you could even hang them on the walls if you like.

If I’m not going nutty and you enjoy them as well then make sure you check them out here.



Anonymous Anonymous said...

nice fabric! love the stripes!

July 21, 2009 at 12:25 PM  
Blogger LindsB said...

I'll take an orange one please :)

I just saved this site to my "shopping lists" These would make great holiday presents, or even a nice housewarming gift.

July 21, 2009 at 12:29 PM  
Blogger MyLittleHappyPlace said...

Have you tried them? I'm wondering about absorbancy? Then again, classic, vintage cheesecloth doesn't appear to be good for drying dishes - but it is THE BEST!

July 21, 2009 at 12:30 PM  
Blogger High-Heeled Foot in the door said...

According the site they are really absorptive and they get softer and softer after each wash.

July 21, 2009 at 12:38 PM  
Blogger Shannon said...

I've never met a herringbone pattern I didn't like...but I've also never met a $25 dish towel that I did like. Luckily it's got multiple purposes! cute find!

July 21, 2009 at 2:28 PM  
Blogger Design Esquire said...

I love the stripes! What a fun product.

July 21, 2009 at 2:39 PM  
Blogger Yansy said...

The orange one its fabulous. Thanks for the tip Camila, I would love to use it as a throw.

July 21, 2009 at 3:05 PM  
Blogger down and out chic said...

oh nice, i'm all about multi functional pieces. more bang for your buck!

July 21, 2009 at 3:15 PM  
Blogger paula said...

love the first one... such a sucker for stripes.

July 21, 2009 at 4:43 PM  
Blogger Kristen said...

totally does not look like a towel at all!!

July 21, 2009 at 6:19 PM  
Blogger Miss Madras said...

Those look really versatile and so chic too. Great find!

July 21, 2009 at 6:52 PM  
Blogger Kara said...

Me likey!
Sorry I haven't been commenting much. I STILL READ! :) Just have little ones dangling off my legs while I blog. Not so easy.

July 21, 2009 at 8:31 PM  
Blogger my favorite and my best said...

no no no!!! you are NOT nutty! i have been lusting after these towels for a while now. i share your enthusiasm for these towels.

July 21, 2009 at 9:06 PM  
Blogger The Lil Bee said...

These are great, I really like them!

July 22, 2009 at 8:06 AM  
Blogger nkp said...

That's so funny, I was just looking at these the other day and having the same thoughts. So either we are both nutty or perfactly sane and smitten. They are fantastically multi-functional and surprisingly, not too pricey. Thanks for sharing your source!

July 22, 2009 at 9:26 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I've always loved Turkish towels. They're so versatile and come in the best colors and patterns.

July 22, 2009 at 4:47 PM  

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