Here are some tutorials collected from around the Web all helping you make wonderful things using Tea/Dish Towels:
By the way–we do have some very nice towels for sale in the shop–much nicer than those old ones in your kitchen drawer with grape jelly stains on them.
Kristin at GraceViolet shows these cute skirts–she is proud to dress her children in rags.
Perhaps more traditional would be a Purse by Rebeka at artsycraftsybabe. (if it is a purse, does that automatically make it traditional?)
OK–here is a project that actually uses the tea towel in the kitchen! (Or maybe it is outside–but at least cooking could be involved): A cutlery roll .
Have a great weekend!