Description: Toile is a fabric, from the French word meaning "linen cloth" or "canvas", particularly cloth or canvas for painting on. The word "toile" can refer to the fabric itself, a test garment (generally) sewn from the same material, or a type of repeated surface decoration (traditionally) printed on the same fabric.
Description: Define toile. toile synonyms, toile pronunciation, toile translation, English dictionary definition of toile. n. A sheer fabric, such as linen or cotton. n 1. a transparent linen or cotton fabric 2. a garment of exclusive design made up in cheap cloth so that...
Description: What does toile mean? toile is defined by the lexicographers at Oxford Dictionaries as An early version of a finished garment made up in cheap material so that the design can be tested and perfected...
Description: Toile de Jouy, (French: “fabric of Jouy”, ) cotton or linen printed with designs of landscapes and figures for which the 18th-century factory of Jouy-en-Josas, near Versailles, Fr., was famous. The Jouy factory was started in 1760 by a Franco-German, Christophe-Philippe Oberkampf. His designs were
Description: Shop a wide variety of Toile fabric for upholstery, drapery, quilting, and apparel. A classic French country pattern, Toile will add an element of tradition and sophistication to any project!
9. Decorating Ideas: Toile Fabric | Traditional Home
Description: One of toile's charms is the sense of nostalgia evoked by the patterns. Tip: This hot-air balloon toile is a good option for a dining room wall, with its neutral but tawny parchment background shot with blue and red.