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How to Put Glass Bangles On by Jody Rogers for Beachcombers Bazaar
Learn How to Put Glass Bangles On Without Breakage
Putting Glass Bangles On
Yes, they are really glass!
Glass bangles are not like typical bangles. They are
delicate and can cut you if they break.
They must be put on
carefully, and they take a some practice at first.
BE CAREFUL! They are breakable and can
Apply lotion to your hand.
Loosen up your hand by giving yourself a
quick hand massage (or better yet, have someone else give
you a hand massage!). Apply more lotion if needed.
Hold your hand up VERTICAL from the
floor and do not stiffen your hand. The key to
putting on glass bangles without breakage is keeping a loose
If you keep your arm down in a horizontal
position, the bangles will be more difficult to get on (the
blood flows to your hand making it swell slightly).
Slowly and carefully work the bangles on in
small groups (2-4 at a time) being careful that the
bangles are straight over top of each other. If
the bangles are off-kilter they will snap. Add more
lotion between bangle groupings if needed.
Wiggle your fingers a bit when the bangles
get to the widest point of your hand. Think of
moving your hand through the bangles rather than
moving the bangles over your hand.
Clap and move your hands often to draw
attention to your new jewelry!
TIP: Use as much lotion as needed.
As you wear bangles your hands will become more flexible and you
won't need to use as much lotion. Use these instructions
to remove your bangles.
Remember, glass bangles are fragile and will break.
This is normal and expected (that's why there are so many
bangles in each set). v