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flannelled fool

One who plays the sport of cricket. Taken from the white flannel trousers cricketers wear. Primarily heard in UK. Every afternoon you can see us flannelled fools gathered in the park for a spot of cricket.
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And if the weather predictions are right, along with consumer interests in our innovative product line, then "it looks as if it will be our biggest flannel season ever," he said.
Now we're teaching them that a heavier weight in flannel offers higher quality, too.
If you consider how much we spend on cosmetic products, buying five face flannels to keep in rotation between washes is a small investment.
said flannel sales are "a bit soft" compared with last year's numbers.
Nearby, comforters and more flannel sheets were displayed in a boutique area.
Today, the sateen segment generates as much volume as Poly-Commodity's flannel business, said Gleicher.
The person looking for flannel sheets is looking for the same variety of design she finds in percale," said Susan Tosches, buyer for sheets and blankets at The Company Store, whose catalog offers more than 20 designs and a dozen solid colors in flannel.
Just beyond the flannel bushes, growing at the edge of the freeway shoulder, are some pink-flowering clarkias.
That includes flannel comforters, shams, curtains, bed skirts and decorative pillows.
I think they appreciate I won't give them any flannel.
Showcasing developmentally appropriate curriculum strategies, "Beyond the Flannel Board" demystifies the story retelling experience for teachers of young children by identifying effective, intentional teaching and learning practices and providing a variety of examples for integrating story retelling activities across the curriculum for building skills in social-emotional development, numbers, STEM, and more.
Stick the fish, one fish at a time, inside the flannel board fish bowl.
com, a premier bedding company offering college students dorm bedding to fit twin extra-long size beds, announced the debut of their new line of Twin XL flannel sheet sets.
Using an abrasive cloth, weighing around 45gsm, the company says it makes for a tough flannel to combat the toughest of grime.