Cuff bracelets are bracelets that have an open area in between either ends. Unlike other bracelets, they are designed in such a way that they simply stay fit at the wrist without being tied or locked. They are usually worn on the upper arm or below the wrist bone. What makes this ornament special is its gender-neutral nature.
These bracelets are more popular among teenagers as statement jewellery because of their simple yet elegant fashion. To attain the stylish avatar look, you should ideally know how to put it on yourself.
Push the cuff from the thumb side into the wrist facing the gap away from you until the centre part touches your wrist.
Even when you remove the cuff, don't try to pull it out over the top. It will only damage the ornament.
If it is a perfectly fitting cuff, you don't have to adjust it. But there are also cases where you may need to make adjustments in order to make it fit. The typical thing that people do is squeeze it. Even when you squeeze it, make sure you don't apply pressure on the centre, it will cause the cuff to break or lose its shape. Hence, you can squeeze the end part one after another gently in order to adjust the size.
There are also cuff bracelets that cannot be adjusted at all. So always go for a perfectly fitting bracelet.
So, what are the things to consider while selecting a cuff bracelet that fits perfectly?
First, you should determine the size of the bracket. In order to find that online either use a cuff bracelet you already have, which is a comparatively easier way to go or measure the size of your wrist and then look for matching ones. To measure the inside circumference, use a piece of string.
If you are going to a shop and select the one that fits you well, then check whether it goes well with the shape of your hand. For round wrist C shaped cuffs are good if you have a wide or flat wrist go for oval-shaped ones.
If you find any of the above pointers difficult to follow you can opt for adjustable or free size cuffs. But the problem is that they are only made in a limited number of styles. Popular models like heavy metal cuff bracelets, those with stone works or heavy designs etc. are not available in adjustable models.
Silver Cuff Bracelet: It is a classic cuff bracelet that is considered as a traditional piece of jewellery in many cultures. Silver oxidized ornaments are always number one in a fashion lovers heart.
Stone Embedded Cuff Bracelet: A favourite among women, this style of bracelets have precious stones embedded to it.
Funky Cuff Bracelet: This multicoloured piece is a must-have to impart a funky vibe to your boring daily casual outfits.
Upper Arm Cuffs: In a traditional background, upper arm cuffs used to be worn by Indian kings centuries before. Now the new generation also wears them with modern outfits like sleeveless tops and skirts as a statement piece
Personalized Cuff Bracelets: These are usually custom made bracelets that come in designs that incorporate the wearer's interests.