Originally Posted by mack11211
Both single cuff and double/french cuff require links.
A barrel cuff does not.
Originally Posted by pocketsquareguy
single cuff and barrel cuff can mean the same thing but often a single cuff means one button and a barrel cuff implies more than on button and usually two
Blast it all, when I need to find the page on which Mr. Kabbaz explains single cuffs (and the pictures in which he wears them), I cannot.
The short answer: Single cuffs are, according to Mr. Kabbaz, the only appropriate cuff for formalwear, e.g., white collar. Aptly named, single cuffs require cufflinks, but do not fold over like double cuffs do.