Dishcloth / Tire Ste-Catherine


Dishcloth that wipes! Screen printing, the type of ink chosen ensures that the image is integrated into the fibers of the fabric, which thus retains its absorbent qualities. What a story! are therefore incredibly absorbent and resistant, in addition to retaining their beautiful color.

La Tire Ste-Catherine: Launched on the occasion of the 375th anniversary of Montreal, this linen tells the story of what is without a doubt the most famous candy in Quebec. It would have been invented by Marguerite Bourgeoys, the first teacher in Montreal who would have created this treat to attract young French and natives to its walls. We will also remember that it is at Sainte-Catherine, patron saint of marriageable girls, that taffy is traditionally made. Who will be surprised that this celebration is celebrated by Marguerite Bourgeoys, she who was in charge of the education of the Daughters of the King, who came to the Colony to marry? - Complete history and recipe of Tire Ste-Catherine to discover on your laundry!

Artist/graphic designer: Marc Tellier



43 x 75 cm

100% cotton 240 thread count


The household linen collection What a Story! aims to share the fascinating history of Quebec's heritage breeds and seeds and that of our culinary emblems.

Part of the income from the sale of linens is donated to Slow Food Montreal. This organization, a member of the international group of the same name, is dedicated to the advancement of good, clean and fair food. The money raised will be donated to the Ark of Taste Fund, created to support the preservation and promotion of Quebec heritage breeds and seeds.