balloon sleeve

balloon sleeve

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a sleeve fitting tightly from wrist to elbow and becoming fully rounded from elbow to shoulder
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He bore about the same relation to his tall, good-looking wife, with her balloon sleeves, abundant mantle, and a large befeathered and beribboned bonnet, as a small fishing-smack bears to a brig with all its sails spread.
Jumper, PS39.50, trousers, PS39.50, and shoes, PS29.50, all Marks & Spencer Collection Pink diamond print, PS20, F&F at Tesco Cobalt bobble heart, PS24, Dorothy Perkins Bold spot, PS36, Next Bright stripe, PS13, Primark Green cable knit, PS49.50, Oliver Bonas Red balloon sleeve, PS15, Peacocks Star, PS26, Next Leopard print, PS16, George at Asda SLIM DOWN YOUR TORSO WITH CLEVERLY PLACED CHEVRONS ChevronPS30, Wallis PS30 W lli 'Bonjour' slogan, PS29, M&Co LOOKS GREAT WITH DENIM Pink funnel neck, PS35, M&S Collection Mustard embellished, PS22, Peacocks
I've been seeing all these trendy cardigans in stores and on the runway with full and fun sleeves, so I wanted to create a balloon sleeve on a classic cardigan.
Left: Miss Selfridge Petite Ochre Bag Trousers, PS35 LAVENDER & GREEN New Look lilac balloon sleeve jumper, PS24.99 PURPLE and green are on opposing sides of the colour wheel, which is why they're perfectly suited for a fashclash, as seen on the Victoria Beckham, Gucci and Mulberry SS18 catwalks.
New Look lilac balloon sleeve ju mper, PS24.99, (available January 29)
Dress, PS100, Laura Ashley, lauraashley.com 2 long and lovely This yellow dress is pure sunshine, PS65, Nine by Savannah Miller at Debenhams, debenhams.com 3 straw star Push the boater out when it comes to headgear, PS18, River Island, riverisland.com 4 floral tribute This Vero Moda Prairie shirt will look great with dark blue jeans, PS37, Littlewoods.com 5 smock party Blouse around in this balloon sleeve smock top, PS49, Topshop 6 get stitched up These embroidered trousers have got plenty of flair and flare, PS69, Monsoon, uk.monsoon.co.uk 7 blanket coverage Keep evening chills out with this cover-up, PS55, White Stuff, whitestuff.com 8 stay in check Gingham never goes out of fashion.
Like Kate's 1,400-pound-Mulberry dress, Diana's dress was buttoned high, belted at the waist and gathered at the wrists creating a balloon sleeve.
1 Right: Zara fuchsia oversized jacket, PS49.99; printed midi dress, PS69.99; square toed high heel leather ankle boots, PS95.99 2 Left: New Look chunky knit mustard cardigan, PS19.99 3F& F embroidered bishop sleeve jumper, PS30, Tesco 4 V by Very pearl bead trim balloon sleeve jumper, PS35, Very.co.uk 5 Miss Selfridge grey pearl embellished sweatshirt, PS32; black A-line cord skirt, PS28 6 H by Henry Holland red oriental floral embroidered sweater, currently reduced to PS19.50 from PS39, Debenhams 7 Oliver Bonas mild mohair jumper, PS69.50, oliverbonas.com 8 Girls on Film embroidered floral jumper, currently reduced to PS16 from PS32, Little Mistress, little-mistress.com 9 Jigsaw mohair balloon sleeve jumper in petrol, PS150
1 Right: Zara fuchsia oversized jacket, PS49.99; printed midi dress, PS69.99; square toed high heel leather ankle boots, PS95.99 2 Left: New Look chunky knit mustard cardigan, PS19.99 F3F& F embroidered bishop sleeve jumper, PS30, Tesco 4V by Very pearl trim balloon sleeve jumper, PS35, Very.
4 Miss Selfridge pink balloon sleeve knitted jumper, currently reduced to PS22.50 from PS30; burgundy corduroy A-line skirt, currently reduced to PS21 from PS28, missselfridge.com
1 Right: Zara fuchsia oversized jacket, PS49.99; printed midi dress, PS69.99; square toed high heel leather ankle boots, PS95.99 2 Left: New Look chunky knit mustard cardigan, PS19.99 5 Miss Selfridge grey pearl embellished sweatshirt, PS32; black A-line cord skirt, PS28 6 H by Henry Holland red oriental floral embroidered sweater, currently reduced to PS19.50 from PS39, Debenhams 4 V by Very pearl bead trim balloon sleeve jumper, PS35, Very.co.uk 8 Girls on Film embroidered floral jumper, currently reduced to PS16 from PS32, Little Mistress, little-mistress.com 9 Jigsaw mohair balloon sleeve jumper in petrol, PS150