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  •  French sleeves are real (1+ / 0-)
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    lyvwyr101

    It's a style that was common in the Renaissance.
    Here's a link to a drawing of Catherine de Medici wearing a garment with French sleeves: (I don't know how to put a picture in this comment.)

    http://www.google.com/...

    "The sleeves emerging from a puff or roll at the top and rapidly becoming close-fitting down to the cuff were called "French sleeves" in England."

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