Chic and trendy The skull bracelet is above all a piece of jewelery whose meaning resonates with the history of its wearer. Skull jewelry is more than just a decorative accessory, it is an object of value for its owner.
As real lucky charms 🍀 they very often have a hidden meaning. Today we want to unravel the mystery and find out what the meaning of the skull bracelet is!
1) Symbolism of the skull bracelet
If the bracelet for men is becoming more and more popular, it is because it supports a style that unfortunately too few people dare to wear. It’s clear and unequivocal: the bracelet isn’t just reserved for women! In contrast to other accessories, « »bracelets with skulls » » support man’s masculinity. 👊 A piece of jewelry is a style, a personality, a way of thinking: it expresses out loud what you might think quietly. It’s a unique accessory that speaks through whoever wears it!
Like any piece of jewellery, tattoo or piercing, the bracelet is a means of expressing yourself. By adding a unique touch to its wearer, one can learn more about its wearer in no time. The skull bracelet for men can sometimes be disturbing as it is often associated with death and negative images. It is often a symbol of rebellion, dating back to the era of piracy and the famous Jolly Roger. 🏴☠️ The skull and crossbones symbol has existed for a very long time and has stood the test of time. You can find it everywhere these days! Whether gothic style with nubs, retro, punk, metal or more rock look – it is very popular and its meaning varies depending on the environment in which it is found. The symbolism of the skull is not to be taken lightly:
Although human skulls are sometimes intimidating, they also have an appeal to many people. Whether man or woman, fashion victim or rather casual, everyone can find themselves in these beautiful, unique bracelets. Whether one wants to rouse one’s primitive instincts or simply wear an elaborate, more luxurious piece of jewelry, the skull symbolizes something powerful. 💪 Carrying death to better accept the fatality of life, or just a warning to make it clear who you are: the choice is yours!
2) Skull bracelet made of steel, leather or silver?
Whether as a sign of rebellion or protest or, on the contrary, as a sign of solidarity – the skull and crossbones is a symbol that can be found in all possible variations today. 💀 You can find it in fashion, on decorations and clothing of all kinds. You can also find it in jewelry (skull rings, pendants, bracelets, …). At Skull World we offer a wide range of products to delight all of our customers. Our bracelets are made of genuine leather , stainless steel or solid 925 sterling silver, depending on the individual’s taste and means. Sometimes it’s extravagant, sometimes dark, sometimes simple… it’s entirely up to you, because choosing the right bracelet is crucial!
A. Stainless steel skull bracelet
Nothing is more manly than a nice, big « »steel bracelet with a skull » » ! 🤩 Not only is it very durable, but it’s also an excellent (and more affordable) alternative to sterling silver bracelets. It requires very little maintenance and does not stain like leather. It also won’t suffer if your wrist sweats and isn’t afraid of oxidation.
Wearing the right style of bracelet can be a nice compliment to your wrist, but that’s not all. It’s also a very good way to make a good first impression or start a conversation. A detail not to be neglected: always pay attention to the quality of the materials used! ☝️ Most cheap metal bracelets use zinc alloy which will tarnish after just a few uses and can even be toxic to some people. That’s why we at Skull World chose 316L stainless steel !
B. Sterling Silver Skull Bracelet
« »Silver bracelets with a skull » » are useful when you want to have a fancy and exclusive style, but still want to keep a certain subtlety. They are designed to look very luxurious with dozens of small details that can attract everyone’s eyes. 👀 Just like knights and kings in the past who wanted to prove their belonging to the upper class of society, these types of bracelets represent wealth. Therefore, it is very popular among men who want to express their personality through their pomp. Freedom and strength of character are the feelings that seem to emanate from this type of bracelet, made from a noble material. The man who wears it will feel confident and free!
Solid silver also has numerous positive properties. 👍 Some of these are scientifically proven, others are more mystical. Some men wear bracelets because of religious beliefs, e.g. B. to scare away evil spirits or as a lucky charm. This metal also has important health benefits : it has been used across cultures for centuries. Silver has proven to be a powerful antimicrobial against infections. Many people report that their energy levels and mood balance have improved after wearing silver: its natural properties can offset external electrical interference!
C. Genuine Leather Skull Bracelet
Current fashion trends indicate that » » leather bracelets with skulls » » are on the rise. 💨 They give the look a mysterious touch and underline the character. These gorgeous skull bracelets can be layered to form a real ensemble (like this « »black skull leather bracelet » » ). But they can also be simpler and match a watch. The variety of styles allows everyone to appropriate them. Whether rocker, student, outsider or businessman – there is something for every taste.
From the point of view of women, men who wear leather bracelets are not only elegant, but also reflected in their appearance. Wearing such an accessory means taking the time to add details to your outfit, which is attractive to women . 😉.
3) What kind of bracelet do you choose (icon)?
The skull is one of the most powerful symbols and the oldest known to mankind: it is therefore not surprising that jewelry with skulls has become a popular fashion trend.
A. « Pirate skull » bracelet.
From Blackbeard to Jack Sparrow, the pirates and sailors of old wore jewelry of all kinds. This stems from their love of anything valuable (especially gold and silver). At Skull World we offer awesome pirate symbol bracelets for everyone who is ready for an adventure! All our pirate bracelets are (of course) decorated with skulls. Why is that? Because these predators of the sea have a thing for skulls ! You just have to take a look at their black flag: the Jolly Roger ! ☠️ This is proof that pirates love skulls, bones and skeletons.
The pirates also wore jewelry for superstitious reasons. Some of them believed that carrying valuable materials improved poor eyesight and possessed magical healing powers. Others believed they were used as a protective talisman . 🛡️ Fun anecdote: earrings were given to young seafarers to commemorate their first crossing of the equator or when circumnavigating the treacherous waters around Cape Horn (the southernmost tip of South America).
B. « Human skull » bracelet
The image of the human skull symbolizes inevitable death. 💀 Whether you want to pay tribute to a loved one who has passed away or show that you are not afraid of the Great Grim Reaper, the skull bracelet is an interesting accessory. As a provocative and sometimes even marginal symbolism, the human skull has been associated with strong symbolism at all times . The image of the passage of time and the destiny of each person can be read in these bracelets, which can take different forms, but all commemorate the same struggle of life onward!
See our » » human skull bracelet« » .
C. Bracelet « Mexican skull »
While the symbolism of death has fascinated people since time immemorial, 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 the dead are traditionally celebrated with music at a huge carnival. The skulls here are always colorful or adorned with flowers to totally break the somber and negative image that death can have.
Originally, these Mexican skulls were symbols of love, which the Mexicans gave to their dead. ⚰️ There are numerous meanings hidden behind the details of these colorful heads. Each bracelet with a Mexican skull is a beautiful tribute to this age-old tradition.
Discover our « »Mexican skull bracelet » » .
D. « Biker skull » bracelet.
Those who like to take risks and speed through the area at full speed also adorn themselves with jewelry with skulls. If you have the soul of a true motorcyclist then you will love our Steel Skull Biker Bracelet . Life is beautiful, especially when you’re driving through the wind at high speed! 🏍️
Discover our steel « »bracelet 100% biker » » .
4) A meaning that depends on you!
So whether you are gothic, rocker, hipster or have the rebellious spirit of a modern day pirate, the skull bracelet will suit all your outfits and desires. 🤘 So yes, as so many artists before us have said: « Remember that you will die ». But the key is to accompany this fatality by sporting, as you wish and with your own meaning , this image of the skull that continues to survive over the years, to the delight of all skull lovers! « »Discover the different styles of gothic rings » »