Madras Fabric – Madras plaid a.k.a check fabric or plaid fabric
Madras fabric, is plaid fabric made from cotton.
Madras is mostly 100% cotton fabric, woven in plaid patterns, ideal for shirting / shirts, preppy skirts, preppy bags, preppy headbands, preppy tops and more.
Madras Fabric is named after the city of Madras, in India, from where Madras fabric actually originated.
Madras was popularised by the preppy set, and gained acceptance for shirts, shorts, tops and even bed spreads.
A variant of Madras is Seersucker madras fabric.