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Madras (cloth)

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Madras is a lightweight cotton fabric with typically patterned texture and plaid design, used primarily for summer clothing such as pants, shorts, dresses, and ...

Checkered Past: A Brief History of the Madras Plaid Shirt - Orvis News

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Jun 9, 2015 ... Spanning some 5000 years, the story of the summery cotton plaid madras shirt is the province of paupers, artisans, and royalty alike. Unfolding ...

Spin Cycle: How Bleeding Madras Washed Vice Into Virtue - Ivy Style

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Jul 14, 2013 ... Gentleman's Gazette just published a great story on the history of madras. There's much on the origins of the fabric in India, but even more ...

Story of Madras - The Hindu

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Aug 20, 2013 ... Madras in South India was a port town ideally situated on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal. The city as we know it today started as ...

High on the hat: Turn heads with a wearable work of art

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May 3, 2016 ... This story is part of Steeplechase Nashville ... From left, fedora for him in madras plaid by Carol Carr, $249, and chapeau for her by Louise ...

Madras Check: Great leveller from Matunga to Manhattan | Latest ...

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Apr 26, 2015 ... It's the Madras check, also known as Madras fabric, Madras plaid, ... and blue collar workers to an upper crust symbol is a story for posterity.

Madras | Define Madras at Dictionary.com

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a light cotton fabric of various weaves, especially one in multicolored plaid or ... Such was the scene in 1639, the year in which our story of madras begins.

I OWE YOU stories. Europe. India. Weaver. Unique fabric. Artisan ...

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This is the story of a unque fabric handmade by a weaver in India and sewn in Europe by mastercraftsmen into an item now worn by you!

The Violent, Royal Story of How Tartan Became Your Favorite Plaid

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Apr 1, 2015 ... (Other types include madras, gingham, houndstooth.) In the Scottish Highlands, the term "plaid" originally referred not to a type of pattern but to ...

Lumberjacks of the Subcontinent | GQ

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May 10, 2007 ... Classic Indian madras was really big then, so we were able to ... Now I have a rather vocal plaid suit. ... MORE STORIES LIKE THIS ONE ...

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Madras Guide - How the Shirt, Pants & Jackets Became Popular ...

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Jul 12, 2013 ... The modern day Madras fabric has a plaid or checked and ... The third type is called Bleeding Madras and has a unique story of its own.

Madras Plaid History - Town & Country Magazine

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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) ...

Indian Madras Beach Shirt - Mister Freedom

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STORY. Indian Madras Sportsman Shirt. BY: MISTER FREEDOM®. FABRIC ... cotton woven plaid muslin, with dominant brown/sky blue/washed-out-plum, ...