When looking for charms and charm bracelets you will find that they are manufactured all over the world, but one of the most popular is Italian Charms Jewelry. This is one type of jewellery that many women have developed a fondness for.
Charms jewelry from Italy has been collected and worn by countless numbers of women for decades. These special types of charms can be very intricate and are often found with custom laser engraving, but there are many other designs available in this special category of charms and charm bracelets.
There are many different manufacturers of Italian charms jewelry and they are not all in Italy. If you are wondering just how many different categories there are the exact amount really is not known as new ones are being developed on a steady basis. Certainly there are many dozens.
One can find many different designs and styles of these lovely charm bracelets. One of the most favorite is the ones that have individual letters already engraved into them, and the ones that have shapes of animals, insects, trees, or just about any other shape that someone desires. Sports and disney charm bracelets are popular too.
To start making an Italian charm bracelet you will need to have a base bracelet that you will add the individual charms to. Kids need a small one obviously and the average size for an adult is around seven inches long. An adult charm bracelet of this size can hold up to eighteen different charms.
One of the most popular base bracelets is made from sterling silver. Sterling silver jewelry and charms are a bit more expensive than standard ones, but will last longer and maintain a consistent shiny finish for a long time as long as they are properly cleaned.
After you have your base bracelet you can then start adding individual charms to it. Many people like to fill it up all at once, but others simply start with a few and add to it over time. It is great fun to shop for different and individual charms for an Italian charms jewelery and many women are lifelong collectors.