Bracelets, exquisite pieces of jewellery that have long been associated with luxury and elegance, often go unnoticed in today’s fashion landscape. However, their significance should not be underestimated.
In this blog, we aim to shed light on the allure and significance of bracelets as luxury gifts, providing guidance on choosing the perfect bracelet for your loved one.
History of Gifting Bracelets
The history of gifting bracelets dates back thousands of years, and early pieces were crafted from natural materials such as bones, shells, and grasses. Bracelets have been adorned by civilisations across different cultures and regions, making them one of the oldest forms of jewellery. Archaeologists have discovered evidence of bracelet-wearing in ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and China.
The significance of gifting bracelets has evolved over time. In modern times, bracelets are often given as gifts to express love, friendship, or appreciation. Friendship bracelets, for example, became popular in the 1970s as a way to symbolise unity and shared bonds among friends. Additionally, charm bracelets have been treasured as sentimental gifts, allowing the wearer to personalise the bracelet with charms that represent meaningful milestones or memories.
The Importance of Choosing a Bracelet that Fits Their Style and Taste
It is crucial to consider the personal style and preferences of your loved one when selecting a bracelet. A bracelet is not merely an accessory but a reflection of your loved one’s personality and taste. Take the time to look at their existing jewellery collection to ensure you choose something compatible and complementary.
You’ll have to embrace your inner spy to avoid spoiling the surprise. Gather information about their style and taste and make notes on their colour palette; clothing is a great visual; look at what works together and what doesn’t.
Gold, for example, is a warm-toned metal. It would work with colours that complement its warmth and create a regal elegance to any look.
You can master the art of subtly by asking them questions about their jewellery or their clothes. It will help you better picture your loved one’s preferences. Just try and ask questions that don’t immediately give away the surprise.
Exploring Metal Band Options
The band is the most important part of the bracelet’s overall aesthetic and durability, so it’s important to choose the right metal. There are several choices, from silver’s timelessness to gold’s regal appeal. As we’ve mentioned, gold is a warm-toned metal and works with the following colours:
- Navy blue
- Emerald green
- Royal purple
Silver is your best bet if you are thinking of something a little cooler. When you are pairing colours, silver works well with:
- Navy blue
- Pastel pink
- Emerald green
- Bright red
These colours create a sleek and sophisticated look when paired with silver. Metallic shades like gold, bronze, and rose gold can also be paired with silver to create a stylish and modern contrast.
Diamond vs. Other Stones
When selecting a luxury bracelet, you may be torn between the radiance and symbolism of diamonds and the allure of other precious gemstones. Diamonds are significant because of their rarity and durability. However, at New Cavendish Jewellers, we also offer a range of alternative stones, such as our ruby bracelets, or sapphire bracelets, which have their own beauty and symbolism.
When making this decision, consider factors such as rarity, durability, brilliance, and personal significance. Investigate the meanings associated with various gemstones to find the ideal match for your loved one’s personality.
Browse Our Collection of Bracelets
We have a large collection of stunning bracelets, both subtly glamorous and true statement pieces. We’ve picked out a couple from our collection that might inspire your selection.
The SB13702 Fancy Design Bangle
The SB13702 Fancy Design Bangle is a stunning piece of 18ct white gold jewellery set with diamonds. This elegant bangle has a fancy wave design and is set with fine diamonds totalling 0.67 carats. The white gold enhances the diamonds’ brilliance, causing them to sparkle and catch the light beautifully.
The box clasp and safety catch on the bangle ensure it stays securely on the wrist. This bangle, with an inner diameter of 60mm x 51mm, is designed to provide a comfortable fit while displaying its exquisite design and diamond adornment. This bracelet is available from New Cavendish Jewellers for £3,995.00.
The Sapphire and Diamond Line Bracelet
The Sapphire and Diamond Line Bracelet is a stunning piece of jewellery that combines sapphire elegance with diamond brilliance, all set in 18ct white gold. This exquisite line bracelet is a modern take on the classic tennis bracelet, featuring oval-cut blue sapphires and bright diamonds. The sapphires add a splash of vibrant colour to the bracelet, making it a truly stunning piece.
This line bracelet is handcrafted with precision and attention to detail. It features a secure clasp with a figure of 8 design to ensure it stays comfortably and securely on the wrist. The 18ct white gold setting highlights the diamonds and sapphires, allowing them to exude sophistication and style. This bracelet is a symbol of timeless elegance and a testament to exceptional craftsmanship. This bracelet is available from New Cavendish Jewellers for £9,500.00.
Discover Your Next Treasure With New Cavendish Jewellers
Since 1996, New Cavendish Jewellers has provided luxury jewellery and watches from our London headquarters. Our bracelet collection includes handcrafted designs made from high-quality materials.
You can browse our range of diamond, sapphire, ruby and emerald bracelets online or visit our London shop to see the pieces for yourself. Contact us today to discuss our options for jewellery on finance and discover your next perfect piece.