Dangling little beads or gems bracelets add a different appeal to your hand when it is wore with perfect dress. Bracelets of different designs are not only popular among young girls but also among guys nowadays. Bracelets can be manufactured from leather, cloth, hemp, plastic or metal, and sometimes contain rocks, wood, and/or shells.
Bracelets are also used for medical and identification purposes, such as allergy bracelets and hospital patient-identification tags. Bracelets are not a recently recognized piece of ornament but it’s popular among many people since ancient times. Starting from the history of Egyptian bracelets, Egyptian people used to make bracelets with materials like bones, stones and woods to serve religious and spiritual interests.
They use to wrap the gold goldarmband( gold bracelet )in linen and bury them with mummies of great kings and queen. Many arm rings and bracelets have been found during excavations. Bulgarian folks used to tie a white and red band around their wrists to please the ‘god of spring’. In India as well bracelets were worn by some communities as form of religious bands. Special types of beads were used in making those kinds of bracelets. Bracelets that are in solid form, usually some metal, are referred to as bangles or bangle bracelets. They can be smooth, textured or set with stones. In India, glass bangles are common.
Article By: Hanna Smith