Bracelet size chart : How do I know my bracelet size?

You know your Bracelet size by measuring your wrist size. Wrap a cord or a flexible measuring tape around your wrist. Make sure it’s quite tight around your wrist. Measure the marked length with a ruler and check the value in the below bracelet size chart. The standard bracelet diameter for women is 7 inches or Medium, while the standard for men is 8 inches or a Medium. Typically, bracelets are jewelry where size is less of an issue, but the bracelet must still fit, so you don’t lose it. Some bracelet types feature clasps that let the wearer change the size.

Bracelet size chart: How do I know my bracelet size?

What is the average bracelet size for women and men?

The average bracelet size for women is 7 inches or Medium, while the standard for men is 8 inches or a Medium. A size 7 for women equals a small for Men, a men’s size 8 equals a Large for women

The bracelet size chart provides a basic guide to finding the right size for jewelry like bracelets, bangles and cuffs. Jump immediately to the FAQ section of this page

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Bracelet and Bangle Sizes

The bracelet and bangle size are recommended for comfort fit, adding an extra 2 cm / 0.79″ to your wrist circumference measurement.

Bracelet Guide

How to measure your wrist

  1. Use a tape measure; if you do not have one, use a strip of paper, ribbon or cord. Wrap it around your wrist where you would normally wear the bracelet.
  2. If you are using a strip of paper, ribbon or cord. Mark the end of the strip and then measure the length against a ruler. This is your wrist size.
  3. Refer to the chart below for your wrist size and the recommended bracelet size based on a comfort fit. You should be able to fit two fingers comfortably between the bracelet and your wrist. Depending on your personal preference whether you like a snug fit, comfort fit or a loose fit, you may need to move up or down a size accordingly to suit your preference.

Measuring your bracelet size explained (video)

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Bracelet Size Chart for Kids, Women and Men

The below Bracelet sizing table converts bracelet sizes for kids (by age), women, and men in inches and millimeters. (If you want to know the size in centimeters, divide the value of mm with 10)

Tight Wrist Measure MMTight Wrist Measure InchesBracelet Length InchesUse for Women, Men and Children Bracelet Sizes
NANA4 “Newborn – 6 mos.
NANA4.5 “Child 6 – 12 Months
NANA5 “Child 12 – 24 Months
NANA5.5 “Child 2 – 5 Years
129.5 MM – 139.7 MM5.1 IN -5.5 “6 “Child 6 – 8 Years
150.8 MM5.9 “6.5 “Tween 9 – 13 Years
160 MM6.3 “7 “Women’s Small
170.1 MM6.7 “7.5 “Women Medium Men’s Small
180.34 MM7.1 “8 “Women Large Men’s Medium
190.5 MM7.5 “8.5 “Women X-Large Men’s Medium
208.2 MM – 215.9 MM8.2 ” – 8.5 “9 “Women X-Large Men’s Large
228.6 MM9 “9.5 “Men’s X- Large
216 MM – 228.6 MM8.5 ” – 9 “9.5 ” – 10 ”Women Adjustable Extension
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Bracelet Sizes : measurement by cord or measuring tape

Bracelet Sizing Guide

In the below bracelet size conversion chart you can find out which is your perfect size based on accurate measurements of your wrist

Wrist CircumferenceBracelet CircumferenceSize
  Comfort Fit Add 2 cm / 0.79″ to wrist circumference 
14 cm5.5 “16 cm6.29 “XXS
15 cm5.90 “17 cm6.69 “XS
16 cm6.29 “18 cm7.08 “S
17 cm6.69 “19 cm7.48 “M
18 cm7.08 “20 cm7.87 “L
19 cm7.48 “21 cm8.26 “XL
20 cm7.87 “22 cm8.66 “XXL
Wrist CircumferenceBracelet CircumferenceSize
  Comfort Fit Add 0.79″ / 2 cm to wrist circumference 
5.5 “14 cm6.29 “16 cmXXS
6 “15.24 cm6.79 “17.24 cmXS
6.5 “16.51 cm7.29 “18.51 cmS
7 “17.78 cm7.79 “19.78 cmM
7.5 “19.05 cm8.29 “21.05 cmL
8 “20.32 cm8.79 “22.32 cmXL
8.5″21.59 cm9.28 “23.59 cmXXL

Bangle Bracelet Size Chart

Diameter MMDiameter InchesCircumference MMCircumference InchesOrder Bangle SizeRecommend For
60.3 mm2.37 “189.5 mm7.5 “Extra SmallWomen Small
66.7 mm2.62 “209.3 mm8.25 “SmallWomen Medium
69.9 mm2.75 “219.5 mm8.5 “MediumWomen X Large Men’s Medium
75 mm2.87″229 mm8.75 “LargeMen’s Large
80 mm2.98″238 mm8.95 “Extra LargeMen’s Extra Large

Bracelets sizing and fit

Size Charts Tip: Do you want a snug or loose fit? A delicate bracelet with a thin chain, we suggest doing a snug fit. Most other bracelets should have a comfort fit except when buying large or thick cuffs or bangles. It’s best to buy large bracelets with a loose fit, so you don’t feel like you are suffocating your wrist. Check the below table to figure out which fit requires adding inches to the standard bracelet size

Fitting StyleAdd inch(es) to wrist size
Snug FitAdd 1/4″ to 1/2″
Comfort FitAdd 3/4″ to 1″
Loose FitAdd 1 1/4″

Metal Cuff Bracelet Size Chart

Metal cuffs are most of the time adjustable to fit your wrist size circumference of 16.5-17.7 cm (6.5-7.0″). Most cuffs are available in the following bracelet sizes.

Cuff Circumference Sizes:

Small: 185 mm (7.29″)
Medium: 197 mm (7.79″)
Large: 210 mm (8.29″)

Bracelet sizes explained (video)

HOW to find your bracelet size!!! (FROM HOME) by JACOJE LYNX

Frequently asked Questions about Bracelet sizes

How to put on a cuff?

The simplest way to put on a cuff is from the side of your wrist and then turn it so the center of the cuff is facing upwards. Gently squeeze the sides of the cuff to fit around your wrist.

What is the standard size of a bracelet?

For women’s bracelets, the standard length is 6.5 to 7.5 inches. A bracelet of 7 inches is the most common in women’s jewelry. Men’s bracelets are longer at 7.5 to 9 inches. A bracelet of 8 inches is the most common in men’s bracelets.

How big is a size 7 bracelet?

A bracelet of 7 inches is the most common in women’s jewelry. Women’s bangle and cuff bracelets usually are 7 inches in length with a 2 ½ inch diameter.

How many inches is a size 17 bracelet

A size 17 bracelet refers to the length in centimeters, which is 6.5 to 7.5 inches. A size 17 bracelet can vary between 17cm to 19cm in length. In Alpha sizes a size 17 bracelet equals a Medium.

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