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Three Ideas For Valentine’s Day During Covid

Three Ideas For Valentine’s Day During Covid

Since most of us are still quarantined, we may not enjoy things such as going to movie theatres, restaurants or fancy dinners, etc. Yet we still have creativity! Pandemic taught us that we can still enjoy things as we value everything in life. Consider this as a different experience that years later, we will remember and appreciate ourselves. 
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The Hidden Cost of Fast-Fashion

The Hidden Cost of Fast-Fashion

Fast-fashion is all about mass-producing inexpensive, temporary styles to meet the perceived needs of consumers every week. While the ever-growing fast-fashion retailers have to spit out the trendy must-haves at lightning speed, the market asks fabric suppliers to find cheaper and faster ways to produce inexpensive, poorly made fabrics despite its devastating consequences.
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How to Fold a Turkish Towel

How to Fold a Turkish Towel

There are specific life hacks that can add a little bit of fanciness to your life and are also easy to learn, such as folding a towel. Slight differences you make at home can change a lot, so trying different and cool ways of towel folding techniques can help you spice up your home game! Neatly folded cotton towels can save you some space while also adding decor to your home. There are many different techniques to fold towels of any kind, such as hand towels, bath towels, etc. In practice, neatly folding a towel does not take any more...

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How to do laundry for Turkish towels

How to take care of your Turkish towels

When it comes to sustainability in clothing you have more power than you think to reduce your impact.⁣ Most conversation is often centered around buying ethically and sustainably made clothes. But, did you know, maintaining and extending the life of the clothing already in your closet is one of the first steps to building a sustainable wardrobe and how we wash our clothes plays a massive role in their overall lifespan? ... Our Turkish Towels should last you through years of washes and adventures with good care. Turkish cotton has a longer fiber which makes it durable when turned into thread...

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Preserving The Looming Legacy

The Denizli province, including the village of Buldan, is deeply rooted in Turkey's rich textile looming legacy with quality cotton and silk grown in the area for the expert weavers to craft their wares.  "There is a rhythm in the whole neighborhood of Buldan, which almost feels like a heartbeat." Buldan, and the surrounding area, has a very rich tradition of weaving where the rhythm of the loom is the signature song of the neighborhood. In this little weaver's enclave, nearly every home has a hand loom and at least one family member contributing to the making of local peshtemal towels, which originate from...

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Meet The Founder

Meet The Founder

Hi. My name is Eylül. I am the founder of the Turkish Cotton Co. Turkish Cotton Co. was born from this idea of sharing a part of my home – my heart – with those in my life. After permanently relocating to the United States three years ago from Turkey, I recognized an abundance of low-quality, fast-fashion towels. I noticed fabric discoloration, rips and tears after just a few months, and was tired of wasting money. I wasn’t the only one. I would travel home to Turkey for brief visits and find myself returning to the United States with suitcases...

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