Tea towels aren’t just for drying

Posted: December 28, 2013 at 3:29 a.m.

They’re versatile. They’re inexpensive. And they’re often handmade to boot. The tea towel is more than a dish rag or an eco-friendly substitute for disposable Bounty or Viva these days. It’s a bit of graphic art, available in a plethora of patterns and illustrated amusements. We scoured stores and websites for a range of the designs, then asked designers for ways to use a tea towel.

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