Our peshtemals are made from the finest quality locally produced linen and cotton, and are woven using traditional methods. The symbols have been embroidered using traditional flannel fabrics and natural yarns. 50% cotton, 50% linen
Highly absorbent, lightweight, takes up little space, fast-drying.
Ideal for babies.
Can be used at the pool, in the bath, at the beach, in the sauna or Turkish bath, during sports, or at the Spa.
Chicken Foot Peshtemal
Hand washing with soap is recommended.
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A Matter of Protection in Africa
The Akan tribe, who live on the shores of Western Africa, have a system of symbols which they call Adinkra, one of which is called ‘Akoko Nan’. This symbolizes the proverb ‘A mother’s foot can step on her children but will never harm them’! This is an affectionate and protective symbol which advises raising children with love, but without spoiling them.
It is a Matter of… We don’t want to offend the elders in Africa, but in our land we have a saying ‘Roses flourish where a mother strikes us’. Another common saying is ‘Raw chicken would be eaten without question if it is your mother that requests it’. In short, we all need protection and affection from our mothers.
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We will gladly accept returns for any reason within 14 days of receipt of delivery.
We will gladly accept exchanges within 30 days of receipt of delivery.