Cufflinks probably top the list of classic gifts but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring. From contemporary to quirky, we have picked out six pairs of cufflinks that will add a dash of style to his shirt and suit ensemble any day of the week. So, if you’re on the hunt for Father’s Day ideas, read on for our elegant edit of accessories to suit a variety of budgets.
Cufflinks under £1,000
Cannelé Twist cufflinks
The British jewellery designer translates his signature Cannelé design into a pair of cufflinks that combine classic elegance with contemporary style. Available in sterling silver or plated with rose gold or black rhodium, these Andrew Geoghegan cufflinks are part of the Cannelé Twist collection, which as the name suggests is a twisted version of the original award-winning fluted theme.
Deakin & Francis
Crystal Tube cufflinks
Established in 1786, Deakin & Francis is England’s oldest family jeweller and combines a quintessentially British brand of understated refinement with exquisite craftsmanship. Now run by the seventh generation of the family, the collection of handmade cufflinks includes these yellow gold and crystal tube cufflinks with a chain link fitting.
Cufflinks under £3,000
Kristalik diamond cufflinks
A line of sparkling white diamonds set into white gold adds a luxurious touch to these stunning cufflinks by London-based jewellery designer Ornella Iannuzzi. Part of the new Kristalik collection inspired by the crystallisation of beryl gemstones such as emeralds, the cufflinks are also available in rose or yellow gold with a choice of matt or polished finishes.
Elsa Peretti cufflinks
When it comes to accessories for him, these Tiffany cufflinks from the Elsa Peretti collection will tick all boxes. The smooth turquoise cabochons look fabulous matched with a crisp white shirt or, for a more flamboyant look, team them with a contrasting bright colour.
Cufflinks under £5,000
Journey to Egypt cufflinks
The rich colour combination of deep red cushion-cut garnets and buttery yellow gold lend an opulent feel to the Cassandra Goad cufflinks from the jewellery designer’s Journey to Egypt collection. Based in London’s Sloane Street, Cassandra set up her eponymous label in 1985 and is renowned for her unique pieces that reflect her passion for rare and colourful gemstones.
Customised portrait cufflinks
The sky's the limit with these portrait cufflinks by British jeweller Theo Fennell, which can be customised (at an added cost) to depict your own father’s facial features or those of a loved one. For truly original Father’s Day gifts, these are sure to put a smile on his face and be the talking point whenever he wears them.
Give the gift of cufflinks this Fathers Day, with one of these classic but contemporary sets.