Cufflinks are replacements for shirt buttons and are worn on shirts without buttons. Such shirts are specially made to be worn with cufflinks and are generally made of high quality. They simply replaces a button on a normal shirt’s cuff and add a nice, elegant and fashionable touch to a shirt. They are ornamental and stylish fasteners,usually made up of metal work and are used on the both sides of the cuffs to attach them mutually in a man’s dress shirts or women’s blouses.
While these fashionable jewellery items are sometimes worn by women, they are mainly a man’s piece of fashion item usually worn to give the appearance of status, wealth and power. Before cufflinks were introduced into the fashion world, shirts with French cuffs were originally fastened with a fabric tie as they are made without buttons.
Because such shirts are made of higher quality, they are usually not very cheap to buy. The cuffs simply replaces a button on a normal shirt cuffs and give it nice, stylish and elegant touch to it.
There are people that take away some buttons from their normal shirts to enable them give it some style by fastening it with a cufflink. However, it is better to wear them on a shirt with French cuffs as they are specially made for these accessories. One of the most important reason to only wear them with French cuffs is that the holes on them are usually bigger than those on a normal buttoned shirts. If you choose to wear them on a shirt that you removed the buttons yourself, it may be difficult for you to fasten the cufflinks on the holes as they will be too small for these ornaments.
For most mean that wear shirts with cufflinks, it is generally a way to symbolise that they are successful and in a position of authority. An image of high profile powered businessmen who want to stand out from the crowd with their fashion statement.
Cufflinks comes in different styles and quality. From plain cufflinks to handcrafted luxury ones made of gemstones. If you’re looking for some quality cufflinks to add some style and personal touch to you shirts with French cuffs, check out the Elite & Luck Website as you can find a wide range of top quality and handmade Natural and luxury Gemstone Cufflinks and Men’s Accessories.