DIY: Personalized Cuff Links

When it comes to clothing, it’s the details that matter. Cuff links are one of the details that can take your shirt to another level – and good news is, you can customise them easily for any special occasion or even just to add a personal touch. Here’s the step-by-step guide…

Thing’s You’ll Need:

  • Cuff link blanks
  • Tacky glue/glue gun
  • Newspapers
  • Embellishments, e.g. cabochons, gemstones, paints, laminated pictures, glass tiles


  1. Cover the working space with newspapers.
  2. If you’re using pictures, cut them to the shape of the blanks.
  3. Apply tacky glue on the blanks if you are attaching pictures, or use the glue gun if you are attaching cabochons/gemstones.
  4. After attaching, let your blanks dry overnight.


Easy as 1-2-3-4! How will you customise your cuff links?