Sleeves play an important role in women’s and clothing unlike men’s clothing. There are many types of sleeves to choose from. The best thing is that just a change in sleeves can change the whole look of the dress. You are wearing and there are sleeves which suit a different kind of dresses. Changing sleeves as well as sleeve designs are in trend.
If you are wondering about types of sleeves and their names then here are some of the different types of sleeves design. That you can check out rather you can try them out with your different outfits:
1) Raglan Sleeves:
This kind of sleeves is quite common and they come in a variety of length. Also, you can adjust them according to your preferred length. This kind of sleeves seems to be wonderful when combined with casual tops as well as T-shirts.
This sleeve starts with the shoulder and continues till your arm and they are usually loose as well as comfortable. Although you can make it fit your arm if you wish to do. This kind of sleeves seems to be perfect for your everyday look.
2) Bishop Sleeves:
Can you remember the old bishop dresses as well as shirts? This style, as well as the design of blouse, came from that era only. So, it can be said that this kind of design is famous for a long period of time. These sleeves seem to be of full length. But, at that time you can even manage to make it till your elbow by dragging it up.
The sleeve basically have two layers in it and in the first layer which is still the elbow seems to be like angel sleeves. But, in the second layer it seems to be like balloon sleeves with the elastic cuffs. This sleeve seems to look amazing with western one piece as well as western tops.
3) Petal Sleeves:
This is a quite uncommon kind of sleeves and it is basically a unique variation of short sleeves. They seem to be like lose petal kind of short sleeves which seems to look amazing with fancy tops. You can also get this kind of sleeve designs done in your traditional attire. With this sleeve you would look sleek as well as elegant.
Being it lose, anyone can be comfortable in these sleeves and would not irritate you in anyways. It seems to really lose from the shoulder strap.
4) Puffed Sleeves:
This kind of sleeves usually comes in cute short length. They seem to be super cute as well as elegant at the same time. The sleeves are made it such a way that it creates and puff kind of shape. There is a tight cuff at the end which holds the puff perfectly and allows the top to be in shape throughout.
These kinds of sleeves seem to look amazing with casual tops or you can even have them in your causal one piece. You can also have them in your blouse and you would look perfect with these sleeves for sure.
5) Cap Sleeves:
They seem to be a unique option that you can choose while choosing short sleeves for your beautiful one piece. They seem to be a unique variation of short sleeves and if you are someone who loves having short sleeves. Then you can try this sleeve design out. Rather they don’t look like sleeves at all and seems like you have an extension of your collar.
Which basically just cover the shoulders and nothing else. They seem to be super comfortable and would not irritate you in any way. This sleeve seems to be perfect with a wedding gown or any long gown. You can also have it with a short western dress.
6) Kimono Sleeves:
Kimono is basically a traditional dress of Japan that is worn by Japanese women and this sleeve is inspired by the kimono dress only and they seem to look flattering on anyone for sure.
This sleeve basically come in different size and they look flattering and if you have excessive thin or thick arms then you can have this kind of sleeve as they would not let people notice your hand as much. They look awesome with short western dresses and you can also have them with the long western dress.
7) Bracelet Sleeves:
This seems to be a long patterned sleeve and seems to look amazing as well as elegant at the same time. Here you can have net pattern on the shoulder and then a perfect opaque long sleeve which would be till the wrist length and you can also go with a bit short length as well. This kind of sleeve looks amazing with fancy top or you can also get it with your long casual one piece dress as it equally looks good with the long casual dress.
8) Long Sleeves:
If you are someone who is not into too much style then you can get this sleeve as they seem to be the most basic kind of sleeves and is said to be the most common kind of sleeves as well. Here you can get your sleeves from the shoulder length and it would come till the wrist length and they look fine in Indian blouse or you can also have it in your casual tees as well.
9) Off Shoulder Sleeves:
This seems to be one of the most trending sleeve styles of 2019 and if you are too much into fashion then you can definitely get this sleeve for yourself. This sleeve comes in various lengths and the most common one is either short or the one with elbow length and here you would have nothing on the shoulder and your sleeves would basically start from the below shoulder level. This sleeve seems to look best with western stylish one piece or even with gorgeous western tops.
10) Loose Long Sleeves:
If you are someone who doesn’t like to have short or exposing sleeves but want to have something stylish then you can have this sleeve for yourself. Here you would see that the sleeve seems to be loose balloon kind of sleeves which comes till the wrist length and there at the wrist you would have a cuff which basically is there to keep the shape of the sleeve well and also it makes the dress look elegant as well as cool at the same time. This dress seems to look great with stylish western top or even with western one piece.
11) Bell Sleeves:
By the name, you might have guessed that the name of the sleeve came from the look of the sleeve. Which seems like the bell and this looks super trendy as well as classy. At the same time and this kind of sleeves are been worn by many women these days. Here you would see sleek sleeve till the elbow length. Then a bell-like pattern would be there which would be till the wrist length. This kind of sleeve seems to be perfect for blouse. As well as western tops and you can also have this with your one piece maxi dress.
12) Open Sleeves:
If you want to be the fashion freak then you need to try this kind of sleeve out and here this sleeve can be of different length and the here the sleeve seems to be very unique looking and here you would have cuts at the shoulder and this is the only thing which makes the sleeve look this unique as well as stylish at the same time. you can get this kind of sleeves with your Indian as well as western attire and both with long as well as short dress.
13) Oversize Slit Sleeves:
This kind of sleeve seems to be common and a great way to have fashionable long sleeves and if you are someone who loves wearing long sleeves but want to be something stylish then this sleeve can prove to be perfect for you. Here you can have sleeves of longer length than your hand and there would be a half slit at the side till the elbow length. This kind of sleeve looks good with casual tops as well with sleek one piece.
14) Slit Sleeves:
This sleeve look likes a longer version of open sleeves and they are long in size as mentioned and here they look super look as well as stylish and can be worn by anyone. Here you would see a long sleeve just like the balloon long sleeve but here in this sleeve you would have a slit or cut in the front part and this thing makes the sleeve look wonderful. They look amazing with Indian tops as well as western dresses and you can even have this sleeve with a blouse.
15) Sleek Long Sleeves with Half Slit:
This seems to be one of the soberest kinds of the sleeve which look equally stylish as well and here you would just have sleek skinny sleeves till your wrist and then there would be a slit that would be till the elbow. This sleeve looks great with casual tees as well as with long sleek one piece and also you can have this in your blouse and pair it up with long skirts for women.
These were few of the best different types of sleeves designs that you can check out as well as try and you can also find more such kind of trends at Fashionterest.