Hammam or Sauna Towels

  A hammam is a  variant of a sauna or Russian bath, distinguished by a focus on water, as distinct from ambient steam. In Tunisia there are many public Hammams where you can go for a good soak and scrub. You first relax in a room (known as the warm room) that is heated by a continuous flow of hot, dry air, allowing the bather to perspire freely. Bathers may then move to an even hotter room (known as the hot room) before splashing themselves with cold water. After performing a full body wash and receiving a invigorating...

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Breeze Magazine

  Breeze online magazine came out today and is a real treat. Featuring spring recipes, gardening and great articles it is a pleasure to browse through on a rainy day. Lisa Haymes has done much of the photography, we can’t speak highly enough of Lisa- she always captures her subjects with an artists eye and the most gorgeous light.  Breeze have chosen our fouta towels as one of their loves on page 9 http://www.breezemag.com.au/   http://lisahaymes.com/

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Bedcovers

Foutas are great for every room. They are sweet as a bed throw. This house in Ibiza was reviewed by Style Files. Read full article.

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Real Living June 2011 featuring our Foutas!

 In the current Real Living issue, the foutas are featured as a bathroom towel. The wonderful absorbency of the towel means you can use  your fouta as an everyday towel. Fast drying and generously sized the fouta softens the more you use it. And look how great they look:

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A Little History

Striped fouta are traditionally offered at Tunisian bathhouses. The french fell in love with them and appreciated their multi purpose as a lifestyle towel. From the hammams of North Africa you can now see the fouta in the spas, pools,beaches of France and across Europe and the mediterranean. Sometimes referred to as French towels, hammam towels and spa towels. Whether for beach, spa or everyday use, the beautiful towels have a couple of practical features too. Absorbent woven cotton gets softer the more you use it, doesn’t...

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