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The Detroit Cuff

Photo: Jack Deutsch

Trends pass, but great style lives on-and it doesn't have to be haute couture to last. Simple but effective design elements, on garments that wear well for years, can bring comfort, joy, and wonderful memories. One such detail is the Detroit cuff, a sleeve finish introduced in 1955 by the American workwear company Carhartt. Learn to sew this great finish in this article from Threads #187 (October/November 2016).

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