The brand name Toile (/twa:l/) is a French name which means “a translucent linen or cotton fabric, used for making clothes.” Toile even refers to “an early version of a finished garment made in cheap fabric so that the design can be tested and perfected.”
The fashion industry is the second largest cause of pollution worldwide. Eco Fashion is about making clothes that take into account the environment, the health of consumers and the working conditions of people in the fashion industry.
Toile is Mumbai’s First Eco-Fashion Multi Designer store (See Gallary) dedicated to sustainable designers. It was launched in October 2017. Within six months it was followed by another store in Kolkatta (See Gallary) in February 2018.
The designers and brands that are currently stocking with Toile work in the field of Up Cycling, Recycling, Organic, Fair Trade, Cotton, Handmade, Handloom, Zero Waste to name a few. There are total of forty one designers that are currently under Toile.