1950s Disneyland Charm Bracelet are used for decorative purposes, and with the popularity of precious metals and precious stones, bracelets have become pricey. But there are additional varieties of decorative bracelets that need not be costly such as home made bracelets, which are made out of a string and beads of different shades. Friendship bracelets have also been popular and so are given as presents to signify friendship. They are made not of gold and silver and gemstones but of leather or ribbons bound collectively to form a design 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 worn until it breaks off alone or until the cords are worn out. If removed just before these mentioned above, it means that the relationship has gone sour. Another story that comes with friendship bracelets can be that the recipient of the friendship bracelet must make a wish, which will only be granted if so when the friendship bracelet can be worn out and falls off normally.
Occasionally a bracelet can be used to mark personal occasions in one's life. That is observed in charm bracelets. For each pendant or trinket that's attached to the bracelet, this means a significant event or an essential incident in the wearer's life. But also for beautification purposes, some attraction bracelets are created just for its beauty with out a solitary trinket or pendant signifying a thing.
Another purpose of bracelets is usually to emphasize one's style and identify. The most typical kind of this bracelet is the spike bracelets. Spike bracelets are usually made with leather with metal spikes decorating its part. That is more commonly used by the punk and rock generation.
Bracelets are also used for serious purposes like medical ID bracelets and hospital tags. These types of bracelets often include a person's details like drug allergies and illnesses, which makes it easier for doctors and nurses to take care of the patient accordingly during a crisis. They no longer need to search for relatives and family simply to get the information of the patient, but relevant data are seen in the medical ID bracelets.