You go through this every year. You’ve tried all the usual things, from the basket of lotion and body spray for your significant other, to the high-cost gizmo that you think is the coolest thing since the moon landing. Often times, your gift recipient is merely “whelmed” by your attempt at a kind gesture. Maybe […]
A Materials Showdown Some people think that “rubber bracelets”* and “silicone bracelets” are the same — but the terms are not interchangeable. Rubber and silicone are very different and while the results may look similar in the form of the wristband, the two materials yield very different results in terms of flexibility, durability, and long-term […]
The popularity of rubber silicone wristbands and awareness bracelets propelled to an all time high by Lance Armstrong’s vivid yellow LIVESTRONG cancer bracelets. Introduced in May 2004, these bracelets have raised more than $80 million to date for cancer research, specifically for the LIVESTRONG Foundation, which is an ardent supporter for cancer survivorship. No matter […]
In America, a country that owes much of its freedom to military service members, there is no better way to honor veterans and show support than by donning silicone wristbands. Military veterans come from a number of branches, including the Air Force, Navy, Army, Marines and U.S. Coast Guard. The men and women who service […]
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston, is wearing her heart on her sleeve. Actually, on her wrists. The lawmaker sports five rubber bracelets — three on one wrist and two on the other — similar to the ubiquitous yellow liveSTRONG wristbands from the Lance Armstrong Foundation.