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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.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.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) ...

hespokestyle.com/madras-definition

Aug 9, 2017 ... Includes the definition and history of madras and how madras shirts, madras ... Checkered Past: Everything You Need To Know About Madras.

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 ...

www.ivy-style.com/dye-another-day-the-spread-of-madras-madness-in-the-20th-century.html

Jun 1, 2011 ... This story was first told in a 1960 Hathaway shirt advertisement and was ... he noticed a bespoke shirtmaker cutting shirts out of plaid madras.

www.quora.com/Was-Madras-fabric-invented-by-British-colonists-in-India

Madras fabric is indeed named after the city Madras( now Chennai ) , and even before the... ... Citations: 1. The History and Making of Plaid Madras 2.

www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/history-and-culture/madras-nalla-madras/article3296560.ece

Apr 9, 2012 ... Madras might have become Chennai, but the old name lives on in checked cloth, ... a lick of paint and a flick of a brush, cultural and linguistic history was rewritten. ... Call it tartan, plaid or just plain checks, but the hand-woven, ...

www.madrasmusings.com/vol-25-no-20/madras-checks

Feb 1, 2016 ... Indian textiles have created turning points in history. ... plaid handlooms existed in southern Andhra Pradesh and Madras hundreds of years ...