Or normal cuffs with two buttonholes. The double French cuff was invented at the beginning of the 20th century around the same time as the Nabi movement. They were intended to create the impression of more voluminous sleeves, although the true French cuff doesn’t use an inch of extra materiel.
A key word in Samuel Gassmann’s world.
Each series of cufflinks has its reason to exist, its own character, its own identity and history. In a word, each collection has its own face.