There are people who think that bracelets are not meant for men since they aren’t manly. However, if we were to take a closer look at history, it is clear that kings and warriors from different cultures did wear armbands. This only means that bracelets have been worn by men as well for many centuries now. Also, the prehistoric men are also known to have worn shells and bones so as to get rid of any evil spirits. Men considered to be wealthy also wear bracelets as a way to display their status and power.
Over time, bracelets have evolved from charms, to symbols of status and to modern accessories for men considered to be stylish. There are areas in the world where men's bracelets are totally acceptable while others it is not normal at all. Bracelets can be worn on a daily basis. There are different materials that you can choose from so as to match with your dressing. Bracelets are very versatile and it reflects personality to great lengths.
Some of the reasons as to why you should wear a bracelet include:
Starting a conversation
Accessories are clues of personality. When you wear something interesting, people will definitely notice. You might even find people talking to you to find out more about what you are wearing. It could be the reason why someone interesting talks to you at all.
Many people have medical conditions that paramedics cannot know about by simply looking at them physically in case there is an emergency. The medical bracelets will alert the first responders of very important information and therefore administer the right kind of care.
Bracelets have been associated with status and wealth for a long time. This is an association that identifies the kind of status that you have within the society. In eastern countries, a bracelet will signify your affluence. The youth today also uses colorful bracelets and charms as a way of supporting social causes and to also show allegiance to groups. A bracelet can be used for identity.
You can also use a bracelet as a reminder of something that was once important to you. There are some faiths that require one to wear a bracelet.
For the love of bracelets
There are people who just love bracelets and will therefore wear them for this reason alone. There are men who feel that bracelets are actually fashionable and they look good. Bracelets add color to any outfit that you wear. You can dress up and down according to the kind of look you want to achieve.
How to wear a bracelet?
There is no specific way to for a man to wear a bracelet. However, traditionally, it is worn on the hand that is dominant. Also, don’t wear it together with your watch so as not to scratch the watch. When you are wearing many bracelets at a time, try to balance them out. You can mix a lighter colored bracelet with something like a metal cuff; you can also combine larger cuffs with beaded bracelets. You do not have to wear a bracelet that matches your watch.