Cufflinks came about when men wanted something more elegant for their shirts than ribbons or ties to hold together their cuffs. Over time, the cufflink developed and become a more sophisticated part of a man's wardrobe, especially for tuxedo usage and formal attire. During the nineteenth century, businessmen of varying classes began wearing cufflinks for more casual wear, expanding beyond the tradition gala or evening event. The cufflink has grown into a popular fashion statement for both men and women alike. Don't think that just because you're not attending a wedding, you can't wear cufflinks. From evening balls to backyard brawls, cufflinks have made their way into every imaginable event. Remember, when you wear Hand Painted Coins Cufflinks, you will always be impeccably dressed. Gift box included with every cufflink purchase.