Day: April 15, 2017


Bleeding Madras Check & the Sari from Maheshwar #AtoZChallenge 2017

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  [Tweet “Genuine Madras Check is Guaranteed to Bleed”] Bleeding Madras Check! Now why would anyone in his right mind buy a fabric that bleeds? Well, it would seem the right thing to do if you were a rich American holidaying in the Caribbean during the Great Depression.  Madras check has a checkered history and …