Hand Knit, Certified 100% Organic Cotton: Vintage Dish Cloth Patten with a punch! Much stronger and denser than regular cotton.Not intended to be absorbent. Wash with any color or temperature, no folding, just stretch slight shrink and curled ends, stack and reuse. Bleach as needed.Deep Scrub without scratching counters, leather, stainless steal, textured walls and exfoliate skin. They out perform and out last other scrubbers because they can out last for years of frequent reuse.Biodegradable. No chemical dyes and no chemical fibers. MORE HYGIENIC than sponges and plastic scrunchies because they machine wash/dry to refresh.Fair Trade Members- Toockies benefit those who make, sell, buy, use, and gift them. Signed by artisan, they will work hard for you! For the practical person, save time & money doing the job, socially and environmentally.