5 Ways to Keep Your Towels Bright and Fluffy...Forever!

by Billy Somaia ,

  5 Quick Fixes to Keep Your Towels Fresh and Fluffy.   There's nothing like getting out of the shower and being enveloped by a soft, fluffy towel. But how do you keep that box-fresh feeling wash after wash while making sure your linens always look their best?   Simple – just follow our top tips.       Wash Towels in Warm Water Cleanse towels using medium-hot water rather than putting them on an energy-saving cold wash. Detergent needs heat to help break it down, which stops soap from caking on your towels and minimises the harsh feeling this can...

Hot Beach Hairstyles for Aussie Hunks

by Mary Allen ,

Hot Hairstyles for Men. If you’ve been hitting the beach it might be time to update your hairstyle to make sure you’re looking as good as possible. Since Australia's beaches can be enjoyed all year long, here is some inspiration to keep your hair do looking sharp. Long hair Your celebrity inspiration; Chris Hemsworth in Thor mode Source: flickr.com If you have long hair, this is your moment in time as long hair is super fashionable again. To keep your locks looking great at the beach, try tying back your hair into a stylish man bun while you are in...

10 Stunning Women Wearing Nothing but a Towel

by Pavan Punjabi ,

The Towel Has Never Been Sexier Think about those milestones in the history of sexy female attire – Mary Quant’s miniskirt in Swinging-sixties London, Brigitte Bardot wearing the revolutionary bikini two-piece on the beaches of St Tropez in the ‘50s – these pieces have become icons in their own right, almost eclipsing the prestige of those who wore and designed them. But what about the towel? That staple of the beach and the bathroom is sexy too, in its own way. Just because it is the less obvious choice doesn’t make it any less likely to get the pulse racing....

10 of the Sexiest Men Wearing Nothing but a Towel

by Billy Somaia ,

Feast your Eyes on Ten of the Sexiest Men in Towels Is there any better eye candy than a man wrapped in a towel? After checking out these top 10 sexiest guys wearing nothing but a bit of cloth, we think you'll agree. William Levy Image credit - Pinterest Cuban-borne Levy left his modeling career to pursue acting, but that shouldn't stop him from delivering champagne whilst wearing a towel.   Derek Zoolander Image Credit: Instagram Ben Stiller flexing his guns as the unconventionally sexy Derek Zoolander flashing his infamous ‘Blue Steel’ look. Legendary photographer Mario Testino captured this image...

Spoil Yourself With These Luxury Towel Treatments

by Pavan Punjabi ,

Spoil Yourself With a Hot Towel Treatment You too can re-create the luxurious feeling of a hot towel treatment at home, and benefit at the same time from fantastic dividends for your skin and hair! Hot towels are used in massages, aromatherapy treatments, beauty therapies, men’s grooming, and in health spas for very good reasons. The heat is not only extremely comforting and relaxing, but it has other benefits as well.   Hot Towel Treatments for Your Skin Heat softens up men’s facial hair before a shave, and also opens up the pores on the skin. Barbers know this and have...

4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Towels

by Billy Somaia ,

Towel Tips If you've read our previous blogs, you would already know that the humble towel is in fact, the single most important thing in the Universe A great towel is one that stays soft, smooth and luxurious to the touch, even after repeated washes, but choosing a robust and durable towel is only half of the battle. We still need to take care when washing, drying and generally looking after our towels, to ensure that they stay fresh for longer. Read on for four of our top tips for towel care, and discover how to get the most out of your towels.  ...

5 Beach Songs Every Playlist Should Include

by Pavan Punjabi ,

Top 5 Beach Songs A great beach party needs some great beach songs to go along with it. Here we’ve compiled a short rundown of the top 5 beach songs to accompany the festivities. It’s an eclectic mix, with soulful tunes rubbing up against retro beach classics, and ‘80s power pop nestling comfortably next to four-to-the-floor, out-and-out rock. We hope you enjoy our Top 5 as much as we enjoyed putting it together! We have added hyperlinks to enable you to listen to the songs on YouTube. Simply click the song name in every paragraph.   Beach Boys – Barbara...

Follow these 5 Steps to Build Your Own Epic Towel Fort

by Billy Somaia ,

How to Build a Towel Fort Back in pre-historic times, humans were hunter-gatherers. We lived off the land and we built our own shelters. What a shame that we’ve become so disconnected from our primal roots. It’s time to reconnect. Grabs some towels, bring the family, get to a beach and build the perfect beachside shelter; the towel fort! Read on for our step-by-step guide.   Step 1: Gather Your Materials What does any shelter need? It needs a structure, supports and a roof and walls. Deckchairs usually work great as supports, so bring at least two of these for...

3 Reasons to Build a Towel Fort this Holiday Season

by Pavan Punjabi ,

Why Build a Towel Fort? We all love a festive trip to the beach. In fact, this practice has become something of an Aussie Christmas tradition in many locations. But, while beaches are great fun for all the family, it is important to remember that the average kid’s attention span is somewhat shorter than our jaded adult ones. Kids need constant entertainment, they need to be regularly challenged and introduced to new and exciting environments. This is the beauty of the towel fort. If you need any further convincing, read on for our reasons why a towel fort is a...

4 Awesome Ways to Spend Christmas on a Beach This Year

by Billy Somaia ,

Spend Christmas on a Beach This Year What does Christmas mean to you? Maybe it conjures up images of idyllic pine forests and log cabins lightly dusted with snow, an open fire and carol singers wrapped up in winter layers. Perhaps it makes you think of snow, of reindeer and of sub-zero temperatures that hit you when you step out the front door. Well, it would do so if you weren’t Australian! For us Aussies, Christmas is a little different; it’s summer for a start, so we don’t need to worry about bundling up in the cold or watching our...