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Why do my dishcloths smell bad?
Do you ever wonder to yourself “Why do my dishcloths smell bad?” Damp towels are vulnerable to bacteria growth. Bacteria that feeds on grease, food particles and moisture can start to cause a musty smell. The problem becomes worse when a dishcloth is not given an adequate amount of time to dry.
What is a Hammam Towel?
Think about experiences of traveling away from home, perhaps to a nice hotel or to the residence of a friend or family member who has put extra thought into making an overnight stay special. One thing that always seems to stand out – which can be good or bad – is the quality of the bath towels and other linens. While towels can seem like one of the simple necessities of creating any comfortable home, not all towels are created equal. Hammam towels, in particular, are among the best of the best. What is a hammam towel, you ask? We thought we would share a little background.
Secrets of an Exceptional Dish Towel
Admit it, you sometimes play favorites, don’t you? It’s true, we all do it…because the truth is…not all kitchen textiles are created equal. It’s likely you have some dish towels that seem to always get pushed to the back of the drawer and never see the light of day, while others are in constant rotation. We’ve created a little Q&A to offer insight on the secrets of an exceptional dish towel – so you have an idea of just what to look for when you’re in the market for new options.
Best Summer Vacations in the USA
Summer is meant for late evenings, tan lines, and exciting vacations. Whether you are a nature lover looking to hike the Rocky Mountains or a city dweller seeking out the best rooftop, we’ve curated a list of the top spots...
Father's Day Shopping Guide
Father’s Day is just around the corner! It’s time to seize the opportunity to show that one-of-a-kind guy just how much you truly appreciate all the things he does—not to mention his impressive skill on the grill, and (of course) the never-ending supply of dad jokes.
Special Beverages Make the Ordinary Feel Extra
One of life’s simple pleasures is lounging outside on a warm evening with a flavorful cool drink in hand. Whether it’s enjoyed against a backdrop of laughter and chatter of friends or family – or you’ve grabbed a few stolen moments of solo reflection amongst a chorus of treefrogs – a special beverage makes the ordinary feel extra. 
Introducing: Our Hammam Towel Collection
You spoke. We listened. Some of you may already have our ever so loved hammam bath towel. We heard your feedback on wanting more hammam towel pieces for your bathroom. Introducing: Our Hammam Towel Collection to complete your full bathroom linen set!
The Delightfully Easy Taco Bar
Who does not love tacos? In honor of Cinco De Mayo let’s talk about how to host a delightfully easy taco bar party. Anytime I am hosting a party of any size the meal planning is the toughest part. Creating a menu that every guest will enjoy is a difficult task whether it is a party of 4 or a party of 40. 
5 Ways to Incorporate the Practice of Gratitude into your Daily Life
Gratitude changes you and your brain. Many studies over the last decade have shown that people who count their blessings tend to be happier and less depressed. Gratitude is the expression of appreciation for what one has. This can be a spontaneous feeling, but research has demonstrated that putting this into a conscious practice can have many social and personal benefits. 
Sticky Toffee Website Relaunched!
We're excited to announce that after several months of work, the Sticky Toffee Textiles US website has been relaunched!
Sticky Toffee Spring Reading List
While we are waiting for the last snowflakes to melt and the grass to turn green again, here are some book recommendations to help you get through the final stretch before Summer! Talking to Strangers by Malcom Gladwell Malcom Gladwell is...
Meet Kim
Meet KimSticky Toffee Director of Product Development What do you do for Sticky Toffee? I am the Director of Product Development for Sticky Toffee, and because we are a small company, I do a lot of different things. I oversee...
Contest
There is nothing that gets us more excited than to see our product in your homes! We want to see more! Send us a photo of your Sticky Toffee product in your home to enter our contest! We will pick...
Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas… For the Man in Your Life!
As the only guy on our US team, I often find myself outnumbered, outvoted, and out classed!  But in my case, that’s a great position to be in because our team is such a joy to work with.  I’m really...
Our Favorite Cookbooks
The Food Lab by Kenji Lopez-Alt Kenji is a cookbook author, restaurateur, children’s book author and New York Times columnist. He has won many awards like the James Beard Award and IACP Cookbook of the year. The Food Lab is described...
The Year of Less
Like many others, around January 1st I come up with a word or a few words that I would like to define my year. A word to guide my focus and efforts if you will. This year I have kicked...
Which Kitchen Towel are You?
We have many different kitchen towel styles in an array of colors suitable to fit any home! Which kitchen towel are you? We have recommended some options to pair up with your way of life. Everyday Living Sticky Toffee Terry...
Where did "Sticky Toffee" come from?
From time to time our friends and fans will ask us where we got the name for our brand. After all, "Sticky Toffee" isn't something we hear that often here in the US. But just like our country today is...
Holiday Gift Guide for Under $25
We all need a holiday this year. What should you get for all the loved people in your life? Our Holiday Gift Guide for under $25 is a list of curated gifts to help you check people off your list!...
Sticky Toffee's Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes
Sticky Toffee Employees Share Their Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes The only month I love more than October is November! So many great things happen in the month of November. It’s a month of reflection and gratitude. It’s the one month out...
Meet James
Meet JamesSticky Toffee President of US Operations Meet James! He is the President of US Operations for Sticky Toffee. James has been with Sticky Toffee and JVS, the parent company, since 2003. What do you do for Sticky Toffee? A...