Putting fabric on the wall with starch via Stephanie at Cre8tive Designs, Inc.
Chintz Calico cloth printed with large flamboyant designs, typically with a floral print. This plain-weave fabric is often starched for stiffness and calendered with wax to produce a smooth shiny surface. Fabric must be dry-cleaned as the glazing will wash off with machine laundering.
DIY Fabric Starching: How to Cover Walls, Objects, and More with Your Favorite Fabrics - Secretary of the Interior - June 2012