Zero Waste, all the way!

So, we’re totally thrilled to let you know that we’re launching a new section on the website, dedicated to the “zero-waste” lifestyle! What is Zero waste? Yeeeeeaaaaaaaaah, a new section on the TSHU website! But what in the world is Zero-waste? Well, simply put, the zero waste lifestyle is a way of changing your habits

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BIG MOVE for TSHU.

La genese des mouchoirs handkerchiefs en France!

Here at TSHU, we don’t do things halfway. And today is no exception—in fact we have big news to share with you! TSHU IS MOVING TO FRANCE! ???? Funny, especially since it all began in France, summer 2014…. But, why? To make a long story short, Thomas and I have been toying with the dream of

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Mini, indeed!

mini tshu handkerchief washcloth

_”Now that you’ve launched handkerchiefs, surely you’re planning to branch out into bow ties, right?” (Ah, the question everyone asks.)   _”No, not really. Our handkerchiefs aren’t strictly pocket squares for show—they’re actually real, practical handkerchiefs for the blow. You can wear them, use them, get them dirty—little to do with bow ties and suspenders,

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Small? That’s right.

“But in reality… TSHU is really small!” Yes, it is. Since TSHU first came about, I can’t recall how many times we’ve heard these words. And what to say about the incredulous stares from people visiting our office and storage – aka a room filled with handkerchiefs, piles and rolls of fabric, a table, one chair,

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TSHU Story #5: Rosalie

Le mouchoir en tissu de Rosalie est rose.

The Queen of Hearts …has a name. Rosalie. Born in Mirabel, more specifically in the small town of Saint-Benoît just North of Montreal, our bubbly protagonist knows her handkerchiefs. Indeed, hankies were introduced to her later than sooner by her French mother-in-law. Who says French mother-in-law also says infinite supply of cotton handkerchiefs! Lucky Rosalie.

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TSHU Story #4: Charles

TSHU Story #4: Charles' hanky

Someone true – Someone TSHU Charles is a builder and bar owner – a tall, strong, and charmingly whimsical fellow. Dressed in a hoodie and khakis, the strapping man is a sight to behold. But Charles is a gentle giant, you can see the kindness in his eyes. This dichotomy extends to his TSHU Leonard,

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TSHU Story #3: Ysabelle

Ysabelle's TSHU Handkerchief Story

Ysa chooses TSHU. And racing. Because Ysabelle’s a marathon runner: sporty, playful and proud. Handkerchief by her side, she’s ready for the run, keeping the pace under the sun. Ysabelle hails from Saint-Antoine-Abbé, near the New York border, or as she would put it, “Near Huntingdon. You know, Mayor Gendron?” She has since moved toward the

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TSHU Story #1: Dan & Pascale

Dan & Pascale's TSHU Handkerchiefs Story

SOLO OR DUO? The eternal question: the freedom of solo or the passion of duo? Daniel and Pascale are a duo; partners in crime so to speak. The more I talked to them, the more I realized they are one. And yet, they’re still individuals, each with their respective passions and desires — each with

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TSHU, it’s about you.

In my first blog post, I mentioned that our project started off with a trip; an idea, and then a dream. First, TSHU was about us. From these first steps were born our first handkerchiefs, which lead to great ambitions. TSHU was us, Marion and I. Since TSHU’s official launch last spring, several hundred handkerchiefs

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