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What is "Puff Sleeve" - Definition & Explanation

A full sleeve of varying lengths, created by generous gathering around the armhole.
Sleeve with gathered fullness at the shoulder and bottom edge.
A sleeve that puffs out from the shoulder and then is gathered at a band, to various lengths.

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