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Jan 17 2017
Raise Awareness with Purple Wristbands
Color is abundant in the world around us, and every color has a special meaning. When it comes to awareness, different colors have come to be synonymous with particular causes. You can use a color specific to your cause to promote awareness and increase support with customized purple bracelets.
Which Awareness Campaigns Use Purple Bracelets?
Many causes use the color purple as their recognized awareness color, including pancreatic cancer, testicular cancer, thyroid cancer, lupus, Alzheimer’s, domestic violence, ADD/ADHD, animal abuse awareness, religious tolerance, support for the victims of 9/11 including the police and firefighters, Crohn's disease and colitis, cystic fibrosis, leimyosarcoma, and fibromyalgia, and headaches/migraines. Show your support of these important causes with custom purple wristbands from us. Continue Reading »
Jan 17 2017
Why To Prefer 100% Silicone & Latex Free Wristbands?
Beware of Cheap Wristbands Made of Latex
Shopping for wristbands online? Beware of vendors whose prices look too good to be true. In many cases, the lowest price you'll find is for wristbands that are made with a combination of silicone and latex. Some vendors supplement their silicone products with up to 80% latex, making the bracelet cheaper to produce but also less durable and potentially dangerous.
How Do I Know If I'm Buying Latex Free Wristbands?
Work with a vendor who states that all their wristbands are "100% Silicone". With little regard for public safety, some vendors will sell "custom silicone wristbands" even though their product is actually made with a combination of silicone and latex.
Even worse, vendors will advertise that they offer "100% Silicone" and then pull a bait-and-switch, increasing the cost of the wristbands up to $0.15 per band later in the checkout process for customers who choose an option for 100% silicone or latex FREE wristbands.
Latex Allergies Are Life-Threatening
The American Latex Allergy Association estimates that up to 3 million people in the United States are allergic to latex. Latex allergies should be a big concern for anyone producing wristbands that will be distributed to the general public. For people who suffer from latex allergies, coming into contact with latex can have serious repercussions, and can even be fatal. Symptoms can range from mild to severe, and can include one or more of the following:
Allergies Due To Latex
Jan 9 2017
Create Customized Gold Wristbands
Gold is, well, golden! Gold wristbands have particularly special meaning as color gold symbolizes a range of things, all associated with things that are precious. Gold symbolizes success, achievement, high value, prosperity and quality. The color is also linked to symbolism of the sun, making it representative of life and energy.
Popular Uses of Gold Wristbands
50th Anniversary celebrations
Gold is the traditional color of 50th anniversaries. As a precious metal, it symbolizes the unique meaning, value and rarity of being married for 50 years. Gold wristbands with a message such as “Celebrating 50 Years – 1963 to 2013” are popular at anniversary parties.
Product or business anniversaries
When a business celebrates its 50th year, gold wristbands can be used to signify the longevity of a company or brand.
Childhood Cancer Awareness wristbands
Gold is used as the main recognized awareness color for only one major disease, childhood cancer. Many childhood cancer advocates have adopted the slogan “Gold is the New Pink” in an effort to get childhood cancer the same kind of attention and funding as common adult cancers such as breast cancer.