Snuggle up in one of these luxurious bathroom towels and you’ll instantly improve your mood. Because nobody likes getting out of the shower… Our choice of bathroom towels is a wholly personal matter. We use them every day, and intimately at that, so deciding on the right set is of utmost importance.  It’s tempting to plump for the heaviest to bring hotel-style luxury into the bathroom. Who doesn’t love the sight of thick and fluffy pure white towels rolled up and ready to use? But a super absorbent heavy towel equals longer drying time and we’re not all blessed with a five-star laundry service at home. There are, of course, other factors to consider: GSM (grams per square metre of fabric) is a largely reliable indicator of quality – the higher the number the better. But this is not the be all and end all, and we should also look for quality of materials and craftsmanship. Egyptian cotton, with its deep, looped pile, is widely regarded as the best towelling fabric there is: its long loops trap water, making it highly absorbent. Turkish cotton, on the other hand, feels softer and lighter, and is therefore quick to dry and easy to pack – ideal for busy families on...