Nice, handmade, ethnic bracelets braided cord.
Friendship bracelets have their origins in Central America. Weaving and knot design is a form of macrame, a textile-making form along with crochet and knitting. These bracelets were first seen in the US in the early 1970s.
According to tradition, the recipient must wear the bracelet until the cords wear out and also to honor the hard work and love of the friend who made or donated the bracelet.
Give them as a gift for another as a sign of friendship, or just as a gift for yourself!
There's a lot of work involved in making this kind of bracelet!
Some friendship bracelets are made of
leather and or cord cord and assorted charms
These bracelets usually have a symbolic meaning.
They make an ideal gift for a close friend or loved one.