How to Put On Cuff Links

Updated July 19, 2017

Cufflinks are formal accessories that add a special something to a man's attire. This article will teach you how to put on cufflinks.

With the shirt already on, pinch the cuffs of your sleeves together.

Insert the cufflink through both of the holes in the cuff of the shirt. When your arm is at your side, the coloured part of the cufflink should be facing outwards.

The backside of the cufflink has a bar. Flip it over to secure the cufflink in place.

Things You'll Need

  • A formal shirt
  • Cufflinks
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Alison Faria began writing professionally in 2002. Her articles have been published on Happy News and various other websites. She has a Bachelor of Arts in writing, literature and publishing with a minor in history from Emerson College.