Made of cotton yarn that obtained from high quality cotton grown in Turkey. This cotton peshtemal in zig zag pattern with wide off white ends is natural, hygienic, highly permeable, antistatic, refractory and absorbent. It does not irritate the skin due to being super soft. Peshtemal is traditional fringed Turkish towel. There are many ways of using this towel. Peshtemal traditionaly used at Turkish Baths. Nowadays many surfers around the world uses this towel as it is easy to carry and dries fast. Also you can use this Turkish peshtemal at home.
Turkish towel peshtemal is a handicraft. Throughout history this Turkish towel was produced by weaving on hand looms by women in Turkey's eastern Black Sea and Aegean regions. Nowadays, pestemal is woven on advanced looms, because of the widespread use of electricity.
This kind of Turkish towels produced by hand labor. Peshtemal has got a rich color harmony. There are distinctive patterns on this Turkish type bath towel. Pestemal is also traditional clothes that used by all persons, old or young, especially, in the Black Sea region. Colors, represents the inhabited region of the person who wearing it.
The silk pestemal called as Fota. However, peshtemal is usually woven by linen yarn or cotton yarn.