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Plaid is a Scots language word meaning blanket, usually referring to patterned woollen cloth. It is unclear if the Gaelic word Plaide  came first.

    * A plaid or full plaid is a pleated cloth worn with the modern kilt, made from the same tartan and worn cast over the shoulder and fastened at the front.

    * The belted plaid or great kilt is an earlier form of the kilt.

    * A plaid rug is a large thick woolen twill cloth, often tartan, used as a travel rug or as a blanket.

    * "Plaid" is also used as a synonym for tartan or, in the USA, any checked cloth.
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Vintage plaid and flannel is in when it comes to winter wear and this isn't the early 90′s, grunge flannel. This is cute, cozy and eye catching flannel!      Eastland has a new pair of ankle boots in stores with an adorable plaid design. In addition to the vintage buffalo plaid design, these boots are functional, with slip resistance and athletic sole technology.      You'll feel warm and luxurious in Ralph Lauren's cotton, silk, and wool …
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