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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madras_(cloth)

Madras fabric is generally regarded as belonging to the peasant class ... Cotton plaid madras reached America in 1718 as a donation to ...

www.townandcountrymag.com/style/fashion-trends/news/g1413/history-of-madras-plaid

Jul 2, 2015 ... According to fabric historians (which is a thing), the first Madras-woven yarn was spun from the "tip-skin" of ancient trees in (you guessed it) ...

www.orvis.com/news/products-we-love/checkered-past-a-brief-history-of-the-madras-plaid-shirt

Jun 9, 2015 ... Seen neatly tucked into pressed khaki trousers while darting across the campus green, the plaid cotton madras shirt enjoyed widespread ...

www.gentlemansgazette.com/madras-guide-shirts-pants-history-where-to-buy

Jul 12, 2013 ... Learn all about Madras fabric, its history, how it came to the U.S. and where to buy ... The modern day Madras fabric has a plaid or checked and ...

ciad.org.uk/2012/04/11/madras

Apr 11, 2012 ... The fabric originated in the Southeast region of India called Madras by the ... that Madras fabric has now become a sort of Caribbean tartan!

www.leithclothing.com/blogs/blog/7928943-a-history-of-madras

May 21, 2013 ... Chennai was previously known as Madras - from whi. ... The influence of Scottish tartan on the Indian textiles industry can be seen on the ...

www.plaidmadras.com/plaid-madras/the-history-and-making-of-plaid-madras

Oct 3, 2009 ... This article could be called, “Why I love Madras” but I think I'll just give you the facts and see how long it takes you to fall in love! I'm regularly ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/madras

Madras definition, a light cotton fabric of various weaves, especially one in multicolored plaid or stripes, used for shirts, dresses, jackets, etc. See more. ... Origin of madras. Expand ... The former is the only one likely to be seen in madras city.

www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_4_No_5_March_2014/16.pdf

According to fabric historians, “the first madras cloth was made of yarn that was spun from the tip-skin of old trees” (“The History and Making of Plaid Madras”).

kingofdhaka.com/a-introduction-to-checkered-and-striped-shirt-fabric-checks-and-stripes

CHECKS Gingham- The origin of the name is from the Malay language. ... The stripes of a madras check or plaid consist of different colored stripes that cross ...