Why roll up your sleeves anyway?It’s a good idea to start with some reasons why you would roll your sleeves up in the first place. You can roll up your sleeves if you want to cool down, stop your sleeves from getting wet or dirty, and to make a fashion statement.
Cool down using shirt gartersIt does get hot and muggy at times doesn’t it? And you probably don’t want to take your whole shirt off at your office party. But you can roll up your sleeves to let more air flow over your skin.
Stop your sleeves getting wet or dirtyYou don’t want your nice shirt sleeves getting dirt, food or coffee on them, right? That won’t be a good look. So whenever you do something that may get your sleeves wet or dirty, you can roll them up.
Shirt sleeve garters - Make a fashion StatementOr you can simply roll up your sleeves as a fashion statement. By rolling up your sleeves and holding them up with a sleeve garter, you can look less formal and more casual.
How to roll up your sleevesRolling up your sleeves may seem a bit tricky at first, but it doesn’t take long to master. You have many different ways to roll up your sleeves, but one simple way is as follows:
1. Undo the buttons on each of your sleeves, including the gauntlet.
2. Turn your shirt cuffs inside out.
3. Fold these cuffs over once to the desired length, ensuring that the fold is straight and neat.
4. Keep folding the cuffs over again and again, until your sleeve is rolled as far up your arm as you desire.
5. Wrap your sleeve holders around each of the sleeves to hold them up and make the fashion statement that will impress everyone.
Shirt sleeve holders in various coloursOur shirt sleeve holders come in a wide range of colours and patterns. Each colour has its own different effects and combines with different coloured shirts. If you are wearing them with suspenders, you should match them of course..
BlackBlack is the more formal colour, best for special events and fancy parties. And black is more pliable. You can combine black with a white shirt for the greatest contrast. Or you can combine it with any other suitable colour for a more casual affair. You just can't go wrong with black.
Navy blueNavy blue is a classic colour that radiates contemporary style. It combines well with white and cream, red, yellow and gold.
PatternedPatterned sleeve holders are a great way of adding a playful touch to your outfit. Match them with suspenders in the same design and a solid-coloured shirt.
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