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The Lake District - Blea Tarn and the Langdale Pikes tea towel

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  • Sturdy half panama bleached US cotton (48cm x 70cm)
  • Our special inks mean that colours last in the wash
  • Designed and manufactured in the UK
  • Delivery with Royal Mail, free on orders over £35
  • 100-day money back guarantee if you change your mind

“The fleeting hour of life of those who love the hills is quickly spent, but the hills are eternal. Always there will be the lonely ridge, the dancing beck, the silent forest; always there will be the exhilaration of the summits.” So said Alfred Wainwright, fell-walker extraordinaire and champion of the Lakes. With mountains, forests, rivers, lakes, moors and waterfalls, the Lake District really does have it all.

Blea Tarn is one of Lakeland’s true hidden gems. Tucked away in a quiet spot north of Coniston Water, it offers spectacular views of the craggy Langdale Pikes. On a sunny day, the mountains reflect their upside-down doubles on its surface. Wordsworth sang its praises as “A liquid pool that glittered in the sun.” But it’s not just known for its bucolic vistas. A site of special scientific interest, these waters are home to schools of perch, pike and brown trout.

This design captures Blea Tarn in all its summer glory: the mountains mirrored on its glossy waters, the golden fields behind it drenched in sun. Anyone who has walked these hills is sure to love this tea towel!

Half Panama organic bleached cotton (heavy weight, textured finish). Stitched on all four sides. Includes hanging loop. Measures approximately 48cm x 70cm. Machine wash at 40 degrees max. We recommend that before you use your tea towel for the first time you wash it at least once to soften up the material and make it more absorbent for drying dishes. Please note size can vary slightly.