What is voile fabric?

Originates from the French word meaning tulle veil. Thin, translucent fabric with loosely woven falling softly like a veil. Due to its small weight in hot countries is is used for long curtains. As fabric for curtains it resembles fabric net, but more luxurious. The composition may be cotton, silk or polyester which is the most economical and common quality. The voile fabric has a very wide variety of colors and designs.