Although neckties are on the decline, demand for French cuff shirts is on the rise. Along with men owning not just one pair of Luxury Cufflinks but starting entire collections. No longer just for formal events, cufflinks are part of the new fashion trend called “refined casual.” They’re a great way to liven up an office outfit while staying within the dress code. And you don’t have to wear the same pair every day. Be different. Be exciting. Be bold. For Black Tie events, the choices remain more subtle. Elegant and polished, without detracting from the rest of the outfit. But don’t make them too plain or you’ll look dull. According to top market research firm Technavio, the global cufflink market will reach $5.7 billion by 2021. And why not? They do more than just keep your cuffs neat, they add an air of undeniable sophistication to any look; Cuff-Daddy.com.
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