An original design inspired by the shapes of flower petals. They come in a lovely selection of wearable colours which will be expanded over time introducing many more popular timeless and classic colours! A practical and useful accessory they are allow so much more flexibility with your wardrobe, allowing clothes to be worn in so many more ways! great to add a warming winter layer under a sweater or stick in your handbag and layer up on cool summer evenings!
Light weight and crease proof, they fit easily into your hand bag or suitcase and are a very useful accessory in the summer for cool evenings worn with a pashmina, cardigan or poncho. They are great to wear with ¾ length sleeved jackets or coats and are essential for summer music festivals when it gets a bit chilly in the evening!
The Elvin Arm Warmers have been successfully selling on my Arts and Crafts markets in London for the last few years attracting a following of loyal customers which has established a network of private sales. They have proved to be a very popular accessory their success measured by the customers who return to get them in other colours to add to their Elvin Arm Warmer collection! Made in soft and comfy eco friendly fleece fabric which is warm and thermal it can be produced from re-cycled materials! This fabric is very soft and stretch, so comfortable to wear with warming qualities. The arm warmers are very well represented in the photographs in this listing and are made of warming polar fleece fabric, constructed with a simple "outside" seam design feature which sits to the back!
Please look through the listings and chose your colour and the correct size. If you do not see your size in the colour you wanted, please write to me and I will re-list for you.
Please note this is a guide only as upper arm can vary in size across the sizes Small, Medium and Large. Remember this fleece fabric is stretchy, the arm warmers do not increase much in size at the wrist point but the upper arm size is the most important consideration when choosing your size. Most average people take the small size or sometimes the medium, the large size is just there for those who may require it.
SMALL: for slim to slender or toned upper arm measurements (equal to U.K. dress size 8-12 / U.S size 6-10)
MEDIUM: for more developed upper arm size (U.K.dress size 12-14 / U.S.size 10-12)
LARGE: for heavier weight upper arm measurement (U.K. Dress size 14-18 / U.S. size 12-16)
(EXTRA LARGE: Can be made if you require it, please enquire first)
I currently have stock now in Black, Moss Green, Bottle Green, Purple, Aubergine, Berry Red, Blue, Taupe, Charcoal Grey, Teal, Fawn and Soft White. The most popular colours if you are thinking of them for a gift idea are Red, Leaf Green and Black. Purple and Charcoal Grey are also popular and the other colours are available for colour preference and to expand your options with your wardrobe.
OUT OF STOCK COLOURS:
Can be easily made if the fabric is in stock, please enquire if you do not see your colour or size in stock.
Currently, orders will be dispatched within 10 days from receipt of payment unless otherwise notified.
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These items are designed and hand made in London, U.K. You are directly supporting diversity and independent British designers when you shop here and you don't shop with sellers or monopoly of the corporate retailers of the high street market place who buy up in bulk from China!
HOW TO WEAR:
In the winter they are great to add an extra layer under sweaters or "sleeves" to the favourite things you would really love to wear but can't as they don't have sleeves, like a strappy dress or top layered with a shrug looks great. Perfect and stylish also worn with cropped sleeved jackets. So they allow you to utilizing a lot more of your wardrobe in a really practical and useful way! Try wearing full length or fold a “Cuff” down at the top to shorten the length and wear rushed down to have a shorter arm warmer look. Wear with casual clothes and layered up look or dress up in the evening with an evening dress.
This polar fleece fabric is anti pill and is machine washable at 40 degrees i recommend turning them inside out before washing in a machine and putting in a wash bag if you preferred they can simply be washed through by hand which will preserve the new look of them further this fabric ages well and washes up extremely well as it is dirt replant it does not tend to absorb stains easily into the fibres of the fabric .
Please note:The Elvin Arm warmer style only comes in plain colours and has the flower petal cuff design detail. The Camouflage and Rainbow prints are a simpler design without the cuff detail.
Despatch time will increase if you require a colour that is not in stock to complete your order where multiple purchases are made.
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