Bengal stripes

a kind of cotton cloth woven with colored stripes. See Bengal, 3.

See also: Bengal

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Dior paraded models in vertical thick stripes, while it was all about the candy colours at Stella McCartney and Bengal stripes at Ralph Lauren.
For a more subtle effect, natural hues such as oatmeal, stone and taupe are teamed with cotton shirts in Bengal stripes, button down ginghams or plains.