Pretty In Pink

 A really lovely new pink fouta has arrived.This hammam towel in the popular honeycomb weave, would please any girl- young or old!  

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Hammam Towels for Guests

  The December issue of Real Living has a guide on quick and easy guest bedrooms. Hammam towels make a great item to leave in the guest room. Peeking out of the basket is the hammam towel we call Tangerine.    

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Hardwearing Towels

I was in conversation with a lovely customer yesterday, who was telling me that she bought a fouta hammam towel in the late 70’s from Tunisia- and she is still using it!!!! This fouta pictured here is the first one I ever bought ten years ago, and as you can appreciate I could update, but love its softness and faded colour. Thats the beauty of the towels of such high quality- they are extremely hardwearing.

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Jasmine

Tunisia is famous for it’s jasmine. In fact the recent poular uprising is known as the Jasmine Revolution!  Tunisian jasmine has the most beautiful perfume. All over the country when you are travelling sellers will offer you a small posy such as this. The individual petals are pinched onto a wet cotton ball and than wound with string onto the stem- simply divine. Note the blue in the photo- predominant colour all over Tunisia. So whilst you are lounging in your hammam towel by the pool tuck a jasmine posy behind your...

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