This towel is designed for multipurpose use. The smaller sizes can work in the bathroom or kitchen, even as placemats and napkins. The larger size can serve as a beach towel, sauna towel, throw…you get the idea. This collection has a gorgeous hand and look about it and will be great for town and country. The sateen weave is also very absorbent, making it both beautiful and practical. Made of 100% linen in a washed finish.