These are dish towels suitable for framing. The artist in Brooklyn , New York says the architecture of her neighborhood and grandeur of the Victorian homes inspired her designs. These are flour sack towels, the fabric has been used for generations, and it’s light, 100% cotton and dries quickly. The towel measures 21″ x 32″ and due to the nature of the fabric is not always straight down the edge. It’s better for the tea towel and the environment to wash in phosphate free detergent.