Put Some Sleeves On It


Bring out the knuckle-grazing and extra lengthy sleeves! Style mavens across the globe are rocking this look and we want in! From notable heavyweights like Stella McCartney and Céline producing their own interpretations of the trend, we’ve also seen how the experts and superwomen of street style have done the same. Here’s how you can mirror this detail, become the bell of any ball and turn heads with your hands safely inside your sleeves.


Wear To: Squad Lunch / Be A Contrast Queen

You want your choices to look deliberate. So the first rule is to make sure the top fits your shoulders. Proper tailoring is paramount. Wear a wide long sleeves or a top with bell sleeves and put on your favourite pair of shorts.


Wear To: Fashion Week / Show Tastemaker Power

Channel a ‘downtown editor-chic’ vibe with this naturally modish ensemble. Opt for a cut out skirt or a feminine one and edgy sneakers for a look that’s tasteful and unapologetic. We love how this look works for both the front row seat and a day in the city.


Wear To: Off Duty Days / Look Nonchalant Cool

Need a look to match your blasé attitude? The extra-long sleeve can be treated as a subtle change to perk up wardrobe essentials. Add an edge to cardigans, jackets and fitted pullovers with mixed materials and extra-long sleeves.


Wear To: Hustle Hard Wednesdays / Add Flair

Button down shirts worn under dresses can look très chic (ala Wednesday Adams). The updated extra-long sleeve trend adds a twist to this layering option. Pair a long-sleeved shirt with a knitted dress, a wide-sleeve crop top with a maxi skirt or put a sleeveless jacket/coat over it.


Wear To: Fun Fridays / Run Errands

Experiment with your fashion limits on casual Fridays! For a fun twist to the oversized sleeves, pair it with a skirt and knee-high socks combo. Our play with proportions and put on a pair of culottes to go with it. Take yourself back to school days with this playful outfit plan.

Street Style at Autumn Winter 2015, Paris Fashion Week, France - 05 Mar 2015

Wear To: Kick Monday’s Butt / Look Euro Stylish

Power through your week with an ace outfit for Monday. Put on your belted overlay skirt, a long-sleeved button down shirt and throw a bomber jacket or a cardigan over your shoulders. Dare to be different on a Monday and see how your new threads create happy vibes.


Wear To: Social Soirees/ Post Style Snaps

A trend worthy of the social maven, this trendsetting interpretation sees jumpsuit or maxi dress worn over an off-shoulder long sleeve top. Mingle at a party and post away online. The rule of thumb: sleeves should be long enough to cover your palm and enough to let your fingertips peek through.

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