Get Ready To Feel Feelings About Kenzo's New Sleeve Shape

Hems rise and fall (and sometimes do both), prints take on the strange flavors of the day, and necklines instantly give away a garment's age. But, when it comes to sleeve shapes? There's pretty much just long, short, or in-between. There are brief, rare moments when a trumpet or a leg o'mutton sleeve makes it to the racks, but if there's any slice of our wardrobes that literally sticks to the straight and narrow, it's this one.
A brand known for defining what's cool, while bucking conventional ways of attaining it, Kenzo is turning our attentions to the sleeve for resort. It's showing a few versions of the blouson-y, balloon-ish, cinched-in-striation sleeve that's part peasant and part bodybuilder. The sartorial version of this hairstyle, this new sleeve shape is at once Victorian-romantic and Jetsons-weird. New sleeve shape, we dub thee "The Popeye." Go ahead and fake that flex — check out the bicep-enlarging look from the show, ahead.

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