A bracelet is a fashionable ornament worn in majority by women around the wrist. Some men wear bracelets too although these designs are different from the ones that women wear. Bracelets can be made of various different materials like metal, leather, rubber, plastic, gold, silver. It could contain precious stones, rocks, shells, crystals and can be paired with different attire whether casual or formal. Bracelets that have charms hanging from them are known as charm bracelets. These can be adjusted to fit any width of a wrist.
The origin of the term is from the German word brachile meaning of the arm.