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The End (of the L.L.Bean Norwegian Sweater Hiatus) Is Nigh


A/W ’10 is here folks. And that means that after nearly 18 years, the L.L.Bean Norwegian Sweater’s exile has come to an end. Prepsters rejoice!

While not yet added to the official L.L.Bean site, orders for the Norwegian sweater are currently being accepted via telephone.

Read my original post on the iconic sweater’s reintroduction here.


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Reintroduction of L.L.Bean Norwegian Sweater

I can’t take a breath these days without being reminded of the reintroduction of the classic L.L.Bean Norwegian Sweater; so this post is inevitably redundant. Nonetheless, I for one, cannot wait to get my paws on one of these… or five.


Links to the scoop:

h(y)r collective

A Restless Transplant

All Plaidout


Essential Reading: L.L.Bean – The Making of an American Icon.



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Thanks to A Restless Transplant’s fantastic visit to L.L.Bean Headquarters a while back, I was inspired to purchase this shirt at goodwill last weekend. It may not be vintage L.L.Bean, but at least it’s made in the USA (damn right).



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