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

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) ...

timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/fashion/buzz/Why-madras-checks-can-never-go-out-of-fashion/articleshow/48575387.cms

Aug 21, 2015 ... Sadly , the Madras plaid is such a timeless part of South Indian sensibilities, thanks to its usage in pattu saris, that it's more of a traditional ...

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.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 ... in East Hampton wearing a plaid madras shirt, and a bare-chested, ...

www.ivy-style.com/spin-cycle-how-bleeding-madras-washed-vice-into-virtue.html

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 ...

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

"Thus was Madras founded, not for spices or gold, but for cloth." Madras fabric is indeed named ... The History and Making of Plaid Madras 2. When cloth maketh ...

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

The madras material reached the French Caribbean shores during the seventeenth century. The French women ... (“The History and Making of Plaid Madras”).