Alex and Ani Godmother Charm Bracelet are used for decorative reasons, and with the reputation of valuable metals and valuable stones, bracelets have grown to be pricey. But there are additional kinds of decorative bracelets that require not be expensive such as home made bracelets, which are created out of a string and beads of different shades. Friendship bracelets have also been popular and so are given as presents to signify friendship. These are made not really of silver and gold and gemstones but of leather or ribbons bound together to form a pattern and is usually created by the giver herself for the receiver of the friendship bracelet. It is said that a friendship bracelet is usually to be put on until it breaks off on its own or until the cords are worn out. If removed just before these mentioned above, it means that the relationship has gone sour. Another tale that is included with friendship bracelets is normally that the recipient of the friendship bracelet must make a want, which will just be granted if and when the friendship bracelet is normally worn out and falls off normally.
Occasionally a bracelet is used to mark personal occasions in one's life. This is observed in charm bracelets. For each pendant or trinket that is mounted on the bracelet, it means a significant event or an essential incident in the wearer's life. But also for beautification reasons, some attraction bracelets are created simply for its beauty without a single trinket or pendant meaning a thing.
An additional reason for bracelets is definitely to accentuate one's style and identify. The most typical type of this bracelet may be the spike bracelets. Spike bracelets are often made with leather with metal spikes decorating its aspect. This is more frequently used by the punk and rock generation.
Bracelets are also used for serious reasons want medical ID bracelets and hospital tags. These kinds of bracelets often contain a person's information like medication allergies and illnesses, which makes it easier for doctors and nurses to take care of the individual accordingly during an emergency. They no longer have to look for relatives and family just to get the information of the individual, but relevant data are seen in the medical ID bracelets.