Bracelets were among the first adornments. Men and women in ancient Egypt wore gold bands on their wrists and upper arms. Bracelets were often decorated with sphinxes or snakes and remained in fashion until the fall of the Roman Empire. Bracelets were not fashionable again until the 1800s.
Popular Bracelets Styles
You can wear a length of any type of chain around your wrist to make a bracelet. There are many styles of bracelets available, including some that have gems and others that showcase the beauty of precious metal. Some bracelets are flexible, such as the chain bracelet. Some bracelets are rigid such as an ARY D’PO matte gold plated cuff bracelet urban marquise.
Today's majority of people wear bracelets on the wrist. However, arm bracelets and ankle bracelets can also be found. Chain bracelets can be worn by both men and women, although many bracelets are only for women. Because of their masculine appeal and look, titanium bracelets have become very popular among men. Bracelets made of stainless steel are also in fashion.
Examples of rigid bracelets include cuffs and bracelets with bangles. Cuffs can be either wide or narrow C-shaped bracelets that fit over the arm or wrist. They were popular among the ancients and are still very much in fashion today. Cuffs can be made of openwork or filigree. You can also have them gem-set or decorated in other ways.