Chic and trendy, the skull and crossbones bracelet is above all a jewel whose meaning resonates with the story of the wearer. More than just decorative accessories, skull and crossbones are valuable objects for their owners.
Real charms, 🍀 they very often contain a hidden meaning. Today, we are going to put an end to the mystery and find out what is the meaning of the skull bracelet!
1) The symbolism of the Skull Bracelet
If the men's bracelet is becoming more and more democratic, it is because it supports a style that unfortunately too few people still dare to assume. It's clear: the bracelet is not only for women! Unlike other accessories, bracelets with skulls support the masculinity of men. 👊 A piece of jewelry is a style, a personality, a way of thinking: it expresses aloud what one might think aloud. It is a unique accessory that speaks through the wearer!
Like any piece of jewelry, tattoo, or piercing, the bracelet is a means of expression. By bringing a unique touch to the wearer, it allows you to learn more about the wearer in the blink of an eye. The Twin Bracelet with a Skull can sometimes be disturbing as it is often associated with death and negative images. It is often a symbol of rebellion from the time of piracy and the famous Pirate Flag. 🏴☠ The skull symbol has existed for a very long time and has survived through the ages. It can be found everywhere nowadays! Gothic style with spikes, retro, punk, metal, or rather rock look, it is very coveted and the meaning is different depending on the environment where it is found. The symbolism of the skull is not to be taken lightly: you have to be able to assume it.
If human skulls are sometimes intimidating, they also have a power of attraction for many people. Male or female, fashion victims, or more casual, they can all be found in these beautiful and unique bracelets. Whether you want to awaken your primitive instincts or simply wear a more luxurious and elaborate piece of jewelry, the skull and crossbones symbolize something strong. 💪 Wearing death to better accept the fatality of life or simply a warning to make people understand who they are: it's your choice!
2) Steel, Leather, or Silver Skull Bracelet?
By way of insubordination or protest or on the contrary as a sign of rallying, the skull is a symbol that is declined today to all sauces. 💀 It can be found in fashion, on decorations and clothing of all kinds. It is also found in jewelry (skull rings, pendants, bracelets, ...). At Crâne Faction, we offer a wide range of products to delight all our customers. Also, our bracelets are made of Genuine Leather, Stainless Steel or 925 Sterling Silver according to the tastes and means of each one. It is sometimes extravagant, sometimes dark, sometimes sober... it's up to you because the choice of the right bracelet is crucial!
A. Stainless Steel Skull Bracelet
Nothing more manly than a big fat Steel Bracelet with a Skull! 🤩 In addition to being very resistant, it is an excellent alternative (more affordable) to solid silver bracelets. It requires very little maintenance and will not stain like leather. It will also not suffer from perspiration from your wrist and is not afraid of oxidation.
Wearing the right style bracelet can be a nice compliment to your wrist... but that's not all. It's also a great way to make a good first impression or to start a conversation. A not insignificant detail: always make sure that the materials used are of high quality! ☝️ Most cheap metal bracelets use a zinc alloy that tarnishes after only a few uses and can even be toxic for some people. That's why at Crâne Faction, we have opted for 316L Stainless Steel!
B. Sterling Silver Skull Bracelet
The Silver Bracelets with a Skull are useful to assume a whimsical and exclusive style while keeping some subtlety. They are designed to look very luxurious with dozens of small details that can catch the eye of anyone. 👀 Just like knights and kings in the past who wanted to prove that they belonged to the upper stratum of society, these types of bracelets are synonymous with wealth. They are therefore very popular with men who wish to express their personality through their pomp. Freedom and strength of character are feelings that seem to spring from this type of bracelet made of noble material. The man who wears it will feel confident and free!
Solid Silver also has many virtues. 👍 Some scientifically proven, others more mystical. Some men wear bracelets because of religious beliefs, to frighten evil spirits or as a good luck charm for example. This metal also has important health benefits: it has been used across cultures for centuries. Silver has proven to be a powerful anti-microbial agent against infections. Many people have reported an improvement in their energy levels and mood balance after wearing silver: its natural properties can compensate for external electrical disturbances!
C. Genuine Leather Skull and Bones Bracelet
Current fashion trends indicate that Leather Bracelets with a Skull are on the rise. 💨 They add a mysterious touch to the look and enhance the character. These gorgeous skull bracelets can be stacked one on top of the other to form a real ensemble (like this Black Leather Skull Bracelet). They can also be soberer and matched with a watch. The variety of styles allows anyone to make them their own. Whether you have a rock spirit, are a student, an outsider, or a businessman, there is something for everyone.
From a woman's point of view, men who wear leather straps are not only elegant but also thoughtful in their appearance. Wearing such an accessory means taking the time to add details to one's outfit, which is attractive to women. 😉
3) What Type of Bracelet to Choose (Symbol)?
The skull is one of the most powerful and ancient symbols known to mankind, so it is not surprising that skull jewelry has become a popular fashion trend.
A. Pirate Skull Bracelet
From Blackbeard to Jack Sparrow, the pirates and sailors of old have always worn jewels of all kinds. This stems from their love for anything of value (especially gold and silver). On Skull Action, we offer beautiful Pirate Symbol Bracelets for anyone who's ready for adventure! All of our Pirate Symbol Bracelets are (obviously) decorated with skulls. Why are they decorated with skulls? Because these sea robbers are crazy about skulls! Just take a look at their black flag: the Jolly Roger! ☠️ It's proof that pirates love skulls, bones, and skeletons.
Pirates also wore jewelry for superstitious reasons. Some of them were convinced that wearing precious materials improved poor eyesight and possessed magical healing powers. Others believed that they were used as protective talismans. 🛡️ Interesting anecdote: Earrings were given to young sailors to commemorate their first crossing of the equator, or when they circumnavigated the treacherous waters of Cape Horn (the southern tip of South America).
B. Bracelet "Human Skull"
The image of the human skull symbolizes the inevitable death. 💀 Whether it is to pay homage to a loved one or to show that one is not afraid of the Grim Reaper, the Skull Viking Bracelet is an interesting accessory. A provocative and sometimes even marginal symbol, the human skull has always been associated with strong symbolism. The image of the passing of time and the destiny of each human being can be read in these bracelets which can take many forms but which all recall the same battle of life that continues!
C. Mexican skull and crossbones bracelet
If the symbolism of death has intrigued man since the dawn of time, it is a true national holiday in Mexico. 🇲🇽 The Mexican Skull Bracelet (or Calavera) commemorates the very traditional Day of the Dead (or "Dia de Las Muertos"). Every year, tradition dictates that the dead are celebrated with music during a huge carnival. The skulls here are always colored or flowered to completely break this dark and negative image that death can have.
Originally, these Mexican skulls are mainly symbols of love offered by Mexicans to their dead. ⚰️ Many meanings are hidden behind the details of these colorful heads. Any bracelet with a Mexican skull is a beautiful tribute to this ancestral tradition.
D. Biker skull and crossbones bracelet
Those who like to take risks and go at full speed also adorn themselves with jewelry with skulls. If you have the soul of a real biker, then you'll love our Steel Skull Biker Bracelet. Life is beautiful, especially when you're riding at full speed in the wind! 🏍️
4) A Significance that Depends on You!
Whether you're a goth, rocker, hipster, or have the rebellious spirit of a modern-day pirate, the skull and crossbones bracelet fits all your outfits and desires. 🤘 So yes, as so many artists before us have said: "Remember that you are going to die". But the key is to accompany this fatality by wearing, as you want and with your own meaning, this image of the skull that continues to survive over the years for the greatest happiness of Skull lovers!