Pandora Charms | Beginner’s Guide
Pandora charms are popular among many people mainly because of their beauty and elegance. This means that the charms are primarily worn to make the person wearing them look beautiful and elegant. These charms are available in a variety of types where one gets the opportunity to choose the charms of their preferences. This might be challenging especially for a person who is a beginner and does not have any prior experience when it comes to wearing these particular charms. Hence it is important for such newcomers to get informed about various aspects and terms commonly used with these charms through a Pandora charms beginner’s guide.
Pandora Charms | Clips
Pandora bracelets are usually designed using four threads where there are two threads towards the center and another two threads at each end of the bracelet. These threads play the role of dividing the bracelet into thirds and the clips are used to hold the charms in their section through spacing out. The clips also play the role of preventing the bracelet from stretching due to the charms being at the same place which concentrates the weight in just a single spot. They also prevent the Pandora bracelet from bending and also prevent the Pandora charms from being caught by threads.
Pandora Charms | Spacers
Spacers are what is used in Pandora bracelets to ensure that there are no spaces between charms. This is achieved through putting spacers (which are smaller than a charm) in the spaces that might be left incase there is no adequate room for a full charm. The spaces occur in instance where a section of the bracelet which can accommodate five charms accommodates lesser charms consequently leaving gaps. These gaps are filled with spacers so that the bracelet can be firm and charms cannot rub against each other.
Pandora Charms | Safety chains
Safety chains are usually attached to the end of the bracelet and are meant to help the user hold them while taking off the bracelet. This is important since it prevents the bracelet from falling down which can damage the Pandora charms through scratching or shattering them. The safety chains also play the role of preventing the charms from being caught by the threading on the ends of the bracelet. There are two types of these chains with one type being the one that can be twisted on the threads while the other type requires to be clipped.
Pandora Charms | Dangle charms
Besides the conventional charms, Pandora also makes a variety of dangling Pandora charms where a person can chose where to place them on the bracelet. These dangle Pandora charms can be gives as a gift to a friend or a family member. The user of the bracelet can also opt to keep them at the same place or put them into different places. Besides making the bracelet look more attractive, they also produce a tinkling sound.
Pandora Charms | Murano beads
Pandora also makes Murano beads which are made with glass and comes in different designs and colors. Their essence is that they make the Pandora bracelet more attractive by incorporating different colors. However, it is paramount to ensure that the bracelet where the Murano beads are being used is one size bigger than the ideal size since the beads are big and if many of them are used in a fitting bracelet, the bracelet becomes too tight and might even fail to fit into the user’s hand.
Pandora Charms | Clasp types
Pandora has two types of Pandora bracelets which are ones with a barrel clasp and one with a lobster clasp. The barrel clasp bracelet is usually available in dark grey, sterling silver and gold amongst other colors. The barrel clasp bracelet can be worn readily using one hand while the lobster clasp bracelet requires more than one hand.
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