Cufflinks are items of jewelry that are used to secure the cuffs of dress shirts. Cufflinks can be manufactured from a variety of different materials, such as glass, stone, leather, metal, precious metal or combinations of these. Securing of the cufflinks is usually achieved via toggles or reverses based on the design of the front section, which can be folded into position. There are also variants with chains or a rigid, bent rear section. The front sections of the cufflinks can be decorated with gemstones, inlays, inset material or enamel and designed in two or three-dimensional forms. These popular alternatives to traditional buttons have become a fashion statement now. The best part about cufflinks is that these can be removed whereas buttons are not removable. So, now you can pull a style statement and be the best-looking person in the entire gathering. They can seriously do wonders to your plain black shirt in no time. There are various types of cufflinks for different occasions, a fancy cufflink won't work out when you are going for a formal meeting or conference. Each type of cufflink will give you a more enhanced look when moving out of the home.