The pros and cons of Turkish towels

The pros and cons of Turkish towels

In this post, we weigh the advantages and disadvantages of Turkish towels. Read all you need to know about what makes Turkish towels so great and their few drawbacks:
May 20, 2020 — Derya Aguday Merakos
Perfect picnic companions - Turkish towels and throw blankets

Perfect picnic companions - Turkish towels and throw blankets

Hi everyone! It's May 14th already and it seems like the weather is getting better every day! Here in New York, it looks like this will be the last cool week and summer's starting. Read more...
May 14, 2020 — Derya Aguday Merakos
Thinking about the brilliant marble-sanded beaches of Santraginus V

Thinking about the brilliant marble-sanded beaches of Santraginus V

A towel, [The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy] says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Read more...
February 23, 2020 — Derya Aguday Merakos
Top 10 Gifts For Beach Lovers That Will Save The Oceans

Top 10 Gifts For Beach Lovers That Will Save The Oceans

Many thanks to Felice from WonderSpark who featured us as one of the Top 10 Gifts For Beach Lovers That Will Save The Oceans. Read more...
December 16, 2019 — Derya Aguday Merakos
Our beloved artisan partners

Our beloved artisan partners

This is Mrs. Nazire making our crochet Ivy scarf in her beautiful flower and pomegranate tree garden. She also heads the group of women that make our Oya necklaces. Read more...
November 20, 2019 — Derya Aguday Merakos
How do I leave a product review?

How do I leave a product review?

Many of you were asking how you can leave product reviews or a testimonial on our site! Reviews are a great way for us to get valuable feedback, and for customers to learn what a product really feels like. Read more...

October 23, 2019 — Derya Aguday Merakos
How eco-friendly is cotton?

How eco-friendly is cotton?

Cotton is sustainable, renewable, and biodegradable, making it an excellent choice as an environmentally-friendly fiber throughout its entire product life cycle. Read more...
March 26, 2019 — Derya Aguday Merakos
How eco-friendly is linen?

How eco-friendly is linen?

Linen is one of the most biodegradable and stylish fabrics in fashion history. It is strong, naturally moth resistant, and made from flax plant fibers. Read more...
March 26, 2019 — Derya Aguday Merakos
We had a blast at SOLstreet pop-up market last week

We had a blast at SOLstreet pop-up market last week

Last Saturday we had a blast wile making new friends at SOLstreet pop-up market. Katherine from katherine-laurel.com did a great job covering the event and made a fantastic blog post about it. Read more...
May 26, 2017 — Derya Aguday Merakos
Oya, a secret language for the women of Anatolia

Oya, a secret language for the women of Anatolia

Anatolia’s thousand and one species of plants and gaily colored flowers are reborn in the imagination and inner eye of its women. The history of the decorative edging known in Europe as "Turkish lace" is thought to date back as far as the 8th century B.C. to the Phrygians of Anatolia. Read more...
March 05, 2017 — Derya Aguday Merakos