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flannel,

large group of napped plain-weave or twill-weave fabrics made of cotton, wool, or synthetic fibers. Flannel fabrics vary in closeness or firmness of weave and in degree of napping. A French flannel, for example, is a very fine twill-weave fabric, slightly napped on the right side only, whereas a suede flannel is napped on both sides and sheared, with the fibers pressed into the fabric.

flannel

[′flan·əl]
(textiles)
A loosely woven, generally wool fabric with the weave concealed by a napped surface.

flannel

1. a soft light woollen fabric with a slight nap, used for clothing
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We are very excited to open our newest store in Middlesbrough, the latest opening within the Flannels expansion," said a spokesperson for Flannels.
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Flannels also faced similar accusations in 2013 that it had abandoned its pledge not to stock real fur.
8220;Wool does not necessarily mean bulky or itchy,” said Jerry Cohen, President of Ebbets Field Flannels.
Kari chose brown, light and dark blue, green, red, and gold Shadowplay flannels to complement cheerful dotted flannels from the Crazy for Christmas collection, all by Maywood.
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CELEB of CELEB fashion haunt Flannels has been snapped up by the owner of Newcastle United Mike Ashley.