How do you define toile?

Answer Toile is a fabric type first printed in the mid-1700s in France. Traditionally, toile fabric displays a pictorial scene, printed in red, blue or black on white or cream-colored backgrounds. Used fr... Read More »

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Describe Toile Fabric?

Toile, an abbreviated version of Toile de Jouy, refers to a repeated one-color pattern printed on a white or off-white background. The patterns generally depict complex and detailed scenes that ran... Read More »

Should I go with blue toile curtains?

That sounds good, try adding a light to medium burgundy rug in front of the sofa or loveseat.Sometimes at Anna's Linens you can find Damask sofa covers, these are usually fitted and are very well ... Read More »

How often do fabric manufacturers put out new toile fabric patterns?

Much like fashion designers, fabric manufacturers put out two new sets of fabric patterns a year, spring and fall. New toile patterns are displayed at fabric conventions and make their way into sto... Read More »