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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

The history behind this all-American summer print. ... Print Play: The History of Madras Plaid. Getty. By Logan Sykes. Jul 2, 2015. "Once you can accept the ...

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

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.

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.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 ... Since there is not much information about this colorful, plaid ...

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 ...

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!

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

Gingham originated as a striped pattern when it was first imported in the 17th ... The stripes of a madras check or plaid consist of different colored stripes that ...

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.