It’s worth noting that cufflinks are not inherently compulsory for men. As fashion constantly changes, so do cufflinks.
Even though they have always been part of a man’s accoutrements, they have also evolved to adorn female outfits just as impressively. Although antique cufflinks are more traditionally seen with formal attire, they can actually be worn with any long-sleeved shirt
One of the most significant attributes of antique cufflinks UK is the clasp. These old-fashioned accessories give the owner a touch of elegance, and showcase a sense of style and higher social status. These antique, vintage cufflinks are most often seen at special occasions such as weddings, as well as at more casual occasions such as parties and art functions.
Best Antique Cufflinks Picks of 2018 – Buying Guide and Advice
In the list below, we have found some antique cufflinks that are available on Amazon UK. The models available vary from pistol-shaped cufflinks to cufflinks with business logos and cufflinks with a watch movement shape on the face. The list below details the best-selling cufflinks on Amazon UK.
Antique Gold Cufflinks, and Antique Cufflinks in Bronze and Silver
Antique cufflinks are worn as an indicator of elegance and class. The cufflinks shown below are the best sellers on Amazon and eBay London. Some combine gold and silver designs, giving them an appealing, contrasting look.
Antique style cufflinks from Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/COLLAR-CUFFS-LONDON-PRESENTATION-Antique-Style/dp/B01M186TC6 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sterling-Silver-Celtic-Cufflinks-Gift/dp/B00I5LCOYQ/ https://www.amazon.co.uk/Code-Red-Vintage-Typewriter-Cufflink/dp/B015WBLM44/ https://www.amazon.co.uk/Genuine-George-Farthing-Cufflinks-Birthday/dp/B078KKMVR7 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Pirate-Ship-Cufflinks-Vintage-Cufflink/dp/B079NBW4D7
The product picks from Amazon UK represent a variety of different styles, so there should be a pair to suit any occasion or personal taste.
Here we have classic and quirky choices, for everyday use, business events, formal occasions and more. The typewriter key cufflinks are an interesting design for less formal occasions.
Antique Silver Cufflinks and Gold
For the real deal, choose the sterling silver pair from the Scottish Jewellery Shop, with a traditional Celtic knot. For a similar effect at a lower price, there is the pair from Collar and Cuffs. If you don’t want to spend too much on antique gold cufflinks for men, choose instead the attractive pair made from genuine 1945 farthing coins.
Genuine antique cufflinks from eBay: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-Gents-9-Carat-gold-Cufflinks-rosey-gold/132533639297?hash=item1edb9ed881:g:-BAAAOSwx7VapEF8 https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Antique-9ct-Gold-Cufflinks-Chester-Hallmark-Date-1901-H-H-S-Makers/112862103405?hash=item1a471b076d:g:dmwAAOSwd1lagu1S https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Antique-silver-cuff-links-HM-Birmingham-1901/123000182406?hash=item1ca361d686:g:4iIAAOSwcj1aEMbj https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Beautiful-Antique-handverzierte-CUFFLINKS-MADE-OF-800-Silver/382354121630?hash=item590614e39e:g:NdIAAOSwUoNaEaWZ https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Antique-Mother-of-Pearl-18ct-Gold-Platinum-Alexander-Clark-Edwardian-Cufflinks/332405468687?hash=item4d64e8ee0f:g:KvYAAOSw8-xZ2iVR https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ANTIQUE-ART-DECO-MOTHER-OF-PEARL-CUFFLINKS-1920/263045855799?hash=item3d3ec13a37:g:m6gAAOSw9~5ZR9ju
If you want a pair of genuine antique gold or silver cufflinks, then eBay is the place to find them. Here you’ll find plenty of unique pieces, and some incredible bargains.
Mother of Pearl Cufflinks Antique: The Final Touch to Your Outfit
When you’re looking for antique cufflinks in London, you may notice Mother of Pearl and silver cufflinks on the market. This material was very popular all through Victorian times and through the 20th century, due to its relative abundance and ethereal shimmer.
Most cufflinks look fabulous on any long-sleeved shirt. You should pay particular attention to the complexity of design when choosing cufflinks, as this will be your main style-indicator. This should especially be kept in mind when choosing cufflinks for corporate events as, in this situation, your style should define your cufflinks and not vice versa.