IT'S DECEMBER and the cold weather is upon us, which is why you're seeing so much flannel on the streets. Clearly everything old is new again, and both guys and gals are sporting these cozy classic prints. This utilitarian look turns up in all kinds of brands, from L.L.Bean to Ralph Lauren, but the bottom line is keeping snug in style.

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