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What is "Shaker" - Definition & Explanation

A heavy 1x1 rib knit.

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A lightweight plain weave cotton fabric with a striped, plaid, or checked pattern. A true madras will bleed when washed. This type of fabric is usually imported from India. End-uses are men's and...

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