Shop for Rugs and Runners from Hayneedle.com! The braided and colorful Colonial Mills Ticking Stripe Stair Tread - Rectangle - 8 x 28 in. - Set of 13 is made with a cotton blend ticking stripe fabric that is an ideal stair tread for a beach home or loft area. About Colonial MillsThe resurgent popularity of braided texture comes as no surprise to Colonial Mills Inc. (CMI). For the past several years CMI has developed new colors and styles that will capture the home decorating imagination of just about anyone. CMI considers a braid as a method of construction not a style. Braided construction adds a distinctive look and premium durability to rug styles ranging from contemporary to traditional. Creating exceptional rugs and providing superior customer service is a team effort at CMI proudly recognized as a trusted supplier to the best-known retailers in the United States today.