Flat weave, honeycomb, herringbone, diamond, etc. There are many types of weaving to make a fouta and for different uses. How to choose the right model, we tell you everything in this article.
To make the authentic Tunisian fouta, the technique used is that of flat weaving. Traditional weaving, it has become a staple today in the manufacture of foutas. Quick drying, space saving and lightness are the main advantages of this type of weaving. In beach towel, bath towel or sarong, fall for the fouta flat weaving ! At BY FOUTAS, we also offer two other versions of flat weave fouta: XXL and Lurex . The first measures 2 * 3 meters and the second more chic and luxurious is equipped with golden, copper or silver lurex threads.
Naturally more absorbent than a traditional weave, the honeycomb weave offers a honeycomb and voluminous appearance to the fouta reminiscent of the structure of a honeycomb, hence her name. Supple, soft and comfortable, honeycomb weave is frequently used in bath linen, for the sauna or hammam . And thanks to its tight weave, the honeycomb fouta is not full of sand after a day at the beach ... At By Foutas, we offer two models of honeycomb fouta. A classic version but also a fouta in honeycomb weave with a wide ecru band reminiscent of the color of sand called fouta sablée.
The weaving of the fouta herringbone, meanwhile, is characterized by V-shaped stripes giving it a unique touch and a very nice visual appearance. There is an alternation of weaving between the predominant color of the fouta and a light color such as white, beige or ecru, similar to zigzag.
More original weaving, the Diamond, also called Losange, gives this fouta more thickness and softness than traditional weavings. Its cotton threads, once woven, form an alignment of diamonds reminiscent of the geometric perfection of diamonds. Both resistant and elegant, the diamond fouta is an excellent beach towel, bath towel but also a decorative object that will integrate elegantly into your interior. A true best-seller, the diamond fouta inspired us another product: the diamond bedspread , a real bed throw measuring 200 * 240 cm and 100% cotton.
The peshtemal, the Turkish fouta
If the fouta is recognized as being the authentic towel of Tunisian hammams, it finds its equivalent in Turkey under the name of Peshtemal. Used in Turkish baths, peshtemal is also woven in cotton at BY FOUTAS. The Stone Washed model is, as the name suggests, stone washed for unparalleled softness. The Peshtemal Sofa, on the other hand, is thicker, soft and warm and will be the ideal blanket to warm up on cold winter evenings ...
Fouta pink , fouta orange , fouta turquoise, fouta duck blue, taupe, gray, etc. At BY FOUTAS, all the weavings are available in a wide range of colors for the happiness of all!