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Bell sleeves are sleeves which fit smoothly at the arm hole and flare out at the wrist. They can be flowy or wide or have an asymmetrical hem. The bell sleeves originated in the early 70’s. Being roomy and breezy, they are ideal for summer and spring seasons.
STYLE IT RIGHT
Make a style statement by wearing your dress with a twist. Go for fun, bright pattern bell sleeves teamed with a plain dress. If you want an effortlessly chic look, then pair your simple white bell sleeves tee with a black skirt. You can also go for the understated glam look by going for a floral bell sleeve top paired with white pants or shorts.
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