Originally Posted by Fantastic Mr Foxx
Perviously, it was assumed that cuffs must only be put on pleated trousers, but that rule has been somewhat abolished.
I must reiterate that it was never a rule. Pleats without cuffs is classic for formal trousers. Flat front with cuffs is an Ivy League staple. Pleats and cuffs evolved separately and for entirely different reasons. They are unrelated. Period.