What is Peshtemal?

Our towels called Peshtemals (pesh-te-mahl)  as they’re also known, are traditional Turkish towels. With a rich cultural history dating back to the Ottoman era, Peshtemals were originally designed for use in Turkish bathhouses or Hammams.  Today, these humble towels have seen an explosion in popularity in homes, spas and top hotels around the world. Not only are […]

Reasons why you should get a Peshtemal

“A Peshtemal towel is lighter” Say goodbye to the standard heavyweight cotton towel and bring in the hard competition. Peshtemal weighs considerably less than the usual towel. If you’ve tried to cram a towel into your gym bag or your suitcase, you know it’s not easy. These handwoven gems fold up so easily, leaving you ample […]

Sultan Peshtemal Bathrobe

Woven 100% from premium quality ring spun Turkish cotton yarns, Sultan Bathrobe is a high-quality Peshtemal Bathrobe. It is a perfect peshtemal bathrobe which covers all the features we mentioned below! Inspired by the various beauties of endless oceans, Sultan Bathrobe has wave patterns on it. With the thick, white block on its sleeves and thin fringes swinging on its ends, Sultan Bathrobe has all the […]

How to care your Peshtemal

Washing: If exposed to oil, soil, and germs; wash towels in lukewarm water with some laundry detergent – but use less detergent than suggested. Periodically wash by adding a spoon of white vinegar. Cotton is a natural fiber and new peshtemal towels may lose some. Avoid softener while washing because it contains silicon which makes the peshtemal towels less absorbent. To soften them, use 1 […]

Traditional Turkish Hammam and Towels

During history, people had satisfied their need of being clean in different ways.  Adopting a sedentary life, different civilizations had built public bathing buildings called hammams. Most especially, Roman and Turkish civilizations had attached importance to construction of hammams. Attaching great importance to being clean because of their religious beliefs, Ottoman and Seljuq Empires had built many hammams in the Anatolian Territory. Coming […]

Historical Peshtemals

As Motto Peshtemal, our main focus is to manufacture the highest quality peshtemals, beach wear and bathrobes. As a manufacturer and wholesaler of peshtemals, it is our duty to give information to you about our line of business. Peshtemal, also known as Turkish towel and hammam towel, is a part of a deep cultural tradition and has an historical importance. Being used as the […]