There was a time when rubber band bracelets were considered silly fashion accessories seen mainly on the wrists of young teenagers, high school students, or even college students. However, today you can find adults wearing custom rubber band bracelets of all kinds on their wrists. The bracelets are popularly found on the wrists of celebs, pop stars, sports personalities and politicians.
To think that even adults are accepting wearing these colorful rubber bracelets, but if you think about it, you will understand that these are not just a meaningless fashion accessory to dress up your clothing. These are what they call, custom rubber band bracelets, which are commonly used to spread social awareness about important causes or events.
These custom rubber band bracelets are special not only for the varied colors available but for the message that can be displayed upon them. They are embossed with messages that voice support for a cause or social issue, usually meant for charity and those organizations will often sell thousands, if not millions of the rubber bracelets which act as a perfect fundraising tool.
Since these rubber band bracelets are very inexpensive, people can afford to purchase dozens of these bracelets in any colors and patterns, matching their cause, and attire. A 60 cent price tag for such cute and fun rubber bracelets is one of the reasons behind the popularity of these bracelets.
It is not only corporate organizations and companies that try to publicize and promote their companies by giving away hundreds or thousands of custom rubber bracelets, completely free of cost. What better way to promote your brand. Keep in mind, rubber bracelets tend to be a better giveaway than the old stand by such as mugs and pens, and they are less costly, too. So, rubber bracelets are ideal giveaways for corporate companies because of their aesthetic appeal and extremely low cost.
But now, even music groups are using rubber band bracelets to promote their music and identity. The bands can emboss their names or band icon on rubber bracelets using their band colors and distribute these rubber band bracelets to followers and the general public for free during concerts and events.
The rubber band bracelets can serve as a ticket holding identity tool for audience members. Different colors can represent different price levels or that the person has paid entrance, or not. Using rubber bracelets as ticket substitutes is, just another of the numerous uses applied to rubber band bracelets.