Paul Bunyan put plaid on the map. Then, the pattern hit the countryside. It wasn't long until the grunge kids of the '90s caught on with flannel. We thought plaid would end there (aside from their occasional use as linings of jackets and sleeping bags, that is). But, here it is again—and better than ever.
From tops to dresses, the long-lived trend is fabbing up wardrobes this fall. For starters, check out this Plaid Tie Waist Tunic
($58 at ArdenB.com
). Rock the dress with leggings or tights for a totally glammed up look.