Posts Tagged: ‘huckaback towels’

Five Reasons to Choose Linen Towels Over Cotton Ones

November 26, 2015 Posted by admin

Although cotton was usually the most popular choice for towels, nowadays people are changing their minds about cotton towels. With multiple fibres such as bamboo and linen reaching their glory moments more and more people are throwing away their cotton towels to try something new, and they’re not wrong at all.

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Keeping Your White Linen Huckaback Towels Bright and Shiny

April 18, 2013 Posted by admin

White linen huckaback linen towels are often considered the most luxurious bathroom towels. They are highly absorbing, dry quickly, they are soft and nice to one’s skin, they have micro-massaging effect, and they are hypo-allergic. What else would you possibly want for a perfect day start after a shower or relaxing time in a bath? And white is always more festive, more luxurious. So how one should take care of the huckaback linen towels in white to keep them bright and spotlessly clean?

The good news – it’s not a hard work at all! Just know some rules and enjoy your beautiful linen bathroom linen. (more…)

Bathroom Towels: 6 Most Popular Fibers

May 22, 2012 Posted by admin

Bathroom towels can become your style and taste statements, everyday blissful indulgence and everything in between. So knowing a little bit more about them is useful and worth your time. Imagine having a shower on a beautiful morning, stretching your hand for the towel and… groping some thin, flabby cloth that is unpleasant to touch and which does not absorb moisture at all. And now imagine the same situation but this time what you grope is fluffy, soft and sturdy quality towel which dries your skin instantly. How does each of these situations affect your mood?

So, let’s get into more details about fibers bathroom towels most usually are made of. (more…)

Choosing Quality Beach and Bathroom Towels

May 1, 2012 Posted by admin

With these warm days already here, the towel buying season has begun! The demand for beach towels as well as bathroom towels increases rapidly in spring. That’s why I thought some information about choosing the quality towels would be helpful. Whether you look for a towel for your pool or beach time or the one to be used in your bathroom, the instructions are mainly the same.

The quality towel is the one that is highly absorbent, soft, durable and able to dry quickly. All these qualities are determined by the type of fibers that are used, the weaving of the towel and then the finishing. (more…)

Huckaback Towels & Linen Towels

April 19, 2012 Posted by admin

A term “huckaback towels” is probably familiar for all those looking for quality towels. As this blog is called Huckaback Towels and is dedicated to quality home textile, let me introduce to you this type of towels.

Huckaback is a special rough weave of cotton or linen fabric. It is most often used to produce cloth towels: bath towels, tea towels, hand towels, dish towels. Because of this special loose weave the surface of the fabric is uneven with lots of space for threads to widen when the moisture is absorbed. This quality makes a towel highly absorbent and also results in a micro-massaging effect of the towel. The huckaback weaving pattern comes from the ancient textile traditions of Germany and Scandinavia.

Although cotton huckaback towels can be found on the market, linen towels are those most often associated with the term. Linen bath towels, linen tea towels, linen dish towels – mostly all are huckaback. (more…)