Cuff Definition - Definitions for the Clothing & fabric Industry

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A cuff is the lower edge of a sleeve (or pant leg) turned back to show an ornamental border, or with an addition of lace or trimming; now used chiefly of the stiff bands of linen worn under the coat sleeve either loose or attached to the shirt.

Typical shirt cuffs consist of French cuffs and button cuffs (also called barrel cuffs.)

Learn about French cuffs in our fashion products section.

By the way, if you are learning about shirt cuffs, you may as well also learn about shirt collars.

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