For turkish people, there is an another feature that will not make a towel Turkish towel: the handmade authentic designs on two ends. Turkish people adapted this crafty, fancy feature from Ottomans. The designs are done in a variety of embroidery techniques. Needlework, ribbon work, lace work, hand stitching and crochet are some examples. The color palette on the towels is usually extremely rich matching with its designs and figures.
I wanted to share some of my towels with you that is mostly handmade by my mom.
So, what do you think A Cup of Sparkle readers? Do you like them?
|Hand Stitched Foot Towel from Kayseri, Turkey|
|Hand Stitched Hand Towel from Denizli, Turkey|