jewelry. Mainstream popularity happened in the 80"s when celebrities such as Madonna and Cindy Lauper wore the trend in videos and performances. Rubber Bracelets became a hot commodity and they were often known as Jelly Bracelets. They were thin with a round cross section and came in many colors, both opaque and translucent. Some of the translucent ones came with glitter embedded in the rubber. You could buy them at stores and out of bubble-gum machines. The style was to pile as many as possible on yourself; sometimes people would wear hundreds of these, all in different colors, all at one time. Rubber Bracelets faded from popularity momentarily in the early 90"s, although there were always a few Rubber Bracelet enthusiasts still sporting the trend. Peace In the late 90"s the Jelly Bracelet"s reemerged among the trendy youth and momentarily got some bad press when a rumor scared many parents decreeing that the different colors of the bracelets represented different sexual acts one was willing to perform. Local news channels told parents of a game called snap, which they said was rampant in middle schools, where when somebody snapped off your Rubber Bracelets you were obliged to perform the sex act that the color of said bracelet represented. They became known as Sex Bracelets for a brief period, and then this rumor was largely discredited as pure urban legend and essentially untrue. However, if you simply MUST know, here is the Sex Bracelet code breakdown. In the later 90"s Rubber Band Bracelets became popular. People would take the thick rubber bands that you get wrapped around broccoli and asparagus at the grocery store and wear them as a bracelet. Spotting a potential consumer hit, many companies started making and selling these types of Rubber Band Bracelets printed with a variety child size silicone wristbandsof messages. Most of the messages were just "cute" saying things like "Hottie" or "I Love You", but many large companies caught on to the trend and would get them made with commercial messages. This trend didn"t last too long though, because rubber bands are made of real rubber, and therefore kind of uncomfortable: they can snap on you, get stuck to your skin or hair, and over time the rubber breaks down and they fall apart.VIC Bushfire Relief Support Band - Plain The Rubber Band Bracelet trend did last long enough for several NBA players to start sporting them, though. Nike, always with a keen eye on basketball fashion improved on the trend by using the silicone rubber that they had previously used on sports watch bands and creating the Nike Baller Id Band Bracelets. Because you can"t really print on silicone, the messages were imprinted or embossed into the rubber and said sports related things like "Baller" and "Player". They came in sets three, often in specific team colors. Many NBA players, most notably LeBron James were seen wearing the Baller ID Bands on and off the court. In 2004 Lance Armstrong and Nike, who made all of his cycling gear, teamed up and created the LiveStrong yellow bracelets which were essentially Baller ID Bands that were yellow and imprinted with "LiveStrong", the motto of Lance Armstrong"s foundation for cancer research. The bracelets are sold through Nike and Lance Armstrong"s website"s for $1 each and has raised over 28 million dollars for cancer research. Because of the immense popularity of these bracelets, many other charities, organizations and accessories producers jumped on the bandwagon and began creating silicone rubber bracelets in all colors and with all kinds of messages, some for charitable causes, and others just for fun. black-rubber-bracelets-meaning Glow in dark silicone wristband is popular for night event. We add luminous powder into the wristband so it glows. A glow in dark silicone wristband can glow green or blue after absorbing strong light energy. We need to take it under the sunshine or lamp light for about half hour. Then it glows strongly in the dark. The glow will fade gradually in about 3h. It is the best one for night event. Such music show, night walk and so on. If you want the glow stronger, the wristband color need to be weaker. Because it is easier to absorb and release glowing. We have 7 colors for it now. 293c for blue, 802c for green, 803c for yellow, 804cfor orange, 179c for red, 196c for pink and 2655c for purple. The logo can be debossed, embossed or printed on the glowing wristbands. ristband is made by mould also. Logo or text is more outstanding with embossed effect. All of them are printed with durable silicone based ink after the embossed logo made. Printed silicone wristband is plain with a customized logo. Your logo or text can be printed on the surface of the blank wristband by the silk screen printing technology. It is especially suitable for personalizing complex logo. Secondly, select size. Regular sizes of a silicone wristband are 6”(150mm) for toddler, 7”(180mm) for youth, 8”(202mm) for adult in circumference and 1/4”(6mm), 1/2”(12mm), 3/4”(19mm), 1”(25mm) in width. We make it all together 2mm thickness. Thirdly, select colors and quantity. There are 4 styles of colors mainly. They are solid, swirled, segmented, glowing and UV transfer. Normally you can select only one color for the logo or message. But if you need multi colors, we will give the best suggestion. Fourth, enter the message you need to put on the wristband. You are able to make the message front and back or continuous outside. For the inside, the message can be printed or embossed. Fifth, enter your delivery detail and pay for the bill. Now you have completed placing the order. We get the order and send you an artwork. Once the artwork get confirm, we will proceed with it. child size silicone wristbands best-buy-wristbandpersonalized-wristbands-bulk A custom silicone is made from high quality silicone rubber with logo and message printed on. We can choose all the pantone for the wristband, no matter band or logo. The band can be solid, segment, swirl and logo can be debossed, embossed or printed. There is one kind call handwriting bracelet. There is an area that is writable on the surface. We can write ID, reminding message on it. So how can we make it ? There is a special silicone ink. It is writable. We can print a rectangle on the wristband. It is white like paper. We can write something on it. We can remove it and write again. So it is very useful for school, hospital or events. The ink is eco friendly also. If you are interested in it, pls feel free to contact us.