cretonne[krē tän′, krē′tän′]
a heavy, unglazed, printed cotton or linen cloth, used for curtains, slipcovers, etc.
Origin of cretonneFrench after Creton, village in Normandy, noted for its cloth since the 16th century, centuries
A heavy unglazed cotton, linen, or rayon fabric, colorfully printed and used for draperies and slipcovers.
Origin of cretonneAfter Creton, a village of northwest France.
From French cretonne, of unknown origin.