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The Modern Sweatshirt

Fitted, handsomely heathered, and far less bulky than the sweats you remember from high school, these refined cotton pullovers are designed to be worn everywhere except the gym.

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Fact:
That little triangle under a sweatshirt's collar is a detail born out of function, not fashion: Developed in the twenties for football players, the V-notch enabled the neckline to expand so shoulder pads could be worn underneath.

Cohesive & Co. ($85), cohesive-apparel.com. J. Crew ($70), jcrew.com. Riviera Club ($133), rivieraclothing.com. Club Monaco ($79), clubmonaco.com. Burberry Brit ($150), burberry.com.

Photograph by Greg Broom

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