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Aunt Martha's Vintage Stripe Towel Set
ITEM#: 13842097These charming striped bath towels provide a perfect backdrop for many of your crafting projects, from classic embroidery to contemporary painting. The soft vintage towels are made from 100 percent cotton, and the colorful stripes complement many different decorating schemes if you decide to hang a towel on your wall.
This set of three vintage styled cotton bath towels features a set of four detail stripes along the long edge in blue, yellow, green and red. They also include a helpful loop on one corner for hanging them up. Reminiscent of the 1930s era, these towels are a charming touch to add to your home.
- Package includes: Three (3) towels
- Color: White/multi
- Print: Stripe
- Vintage styling
- Materials: 100-percent natural cotton
- Dimensions: 28 inches long x 28 inches wide
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Good old fashioned towels with high quality. Am using for machine embroidery and very pleasedRead More
I purchased these towels with a specific project in mind. The reason I purchased them was because they were supposed to be larger than average. They are actually 19" x 28", so someone made an error when writing the ad. The quality is good and I can find another use for them so I am keeping them. I would however recommend that the information be updated so that no one makes the same mistake I did. Enjoy!Read More
If anyone can compare a tea towel from "today" vs one from many years ago, it is impossible to find the ones from long ago. The towel itself is fine, good size and quality. I bought them to embroider on, after washing, they are very hard to get a nice flat pressed surface again. So that is my disgruntlement - if you just plan to use them for dishes and wash and dry, defintely good. I need to figure a way to press them, maybe more starch...Read More
I have been looking for towels like these for months, I intend to use them as napkins for our outdoor Paella Parties. They really fit the bill, good size, absorbent and soft in texture (which is great for wiping your face), wash well, stains bleach out, and they iron up easy, very authentic looking. I may just order another couple of dozen because the price was so much better than any other towels that compare and look like these.Read More
I like to use two types of kitchen towels and this is one of them. These are thick for the type of towel and have that nice retro look. They do wrinkle in the dryer a bit but not enough to make them unsightly. I love them!Read More
I loved the size and color; however they do not absorb the water well. I had to keep drying the dish over and over. I thought since they were 100% cotton, I would not have this problem. My old ones similar to these did not have this problem.Read More
Hey they are kitchen towels, and seem to be nice ones, plain and simple. Made in India!Read More
I seem to be mentioning my sister a lot lately. She always whines that she hates terrycloth for dish-drying. So I surprised her with these to make her happy. Then I thought: why is SHE so privileged. So I ordered them for myself. Now we're both happy. Terrycloth belongs in the bathroom.Read More
Purchased as a gift for a friend who loves vintage items. This was so reasonable, she got more gifts than one, and I didn't have to shop, just go to Overstock.Read More
These towels, while a little thin, are very retro and work fine.Read More
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