It's baaaccckkk….Maybe you don't remember this jewelry line from Cartier so it may be totally new to you, but they are bringing back the Love Bracelet. This was a favorite of celebrities back in the late 1960s and today's famous faces are still drawn to this unique and fun jewelry design.
From a company press release: Today, the "Love Bracelet" remains the world's most celebrated and desirable wrist ornament.
The continuing popularity of the bracelet led to the development of additional products in this motif, starting with the "Precious Love Bracelet" (with diamonds) in 1979, and followed by the "Love Ring" (1983), the "Love Cufflinks" (1984), and the "Love Earrings" (1985).
New customers every day continued to discover for themselves the special wit and style of the Love Bracelet. And, at the same time, another whole generation of celebrity wrists appeared throughout the '70s and '80's "locked up" in this famous Cartier shackle: Barbara Streisand, Diana Ross, Joan Collins, Jane Seymour, Princess Diana, Linda Evans, Lionel Ritchie, Kenny Rogers, Reggie Jackson, John McEnroe, Elton John, Tori Spelling, Jane Fonda, Liza Minelli… the list goes on and on. In 1983 when Tina Turner made her spectacular coming back on the rock and soul stage as "a lionness" , Tina Tuner appeared with the Love bracelet at her wrist as "her only jewel she loved." Elton John used to wear it by wearing several bangles on his wrist in the diamond versions and Madonna wore it in the very early years of her fame.
Sharon Stone also is seen wearing the Love Bracelet in the 1998 movie " Sphere" directed by Barry Levinson.
Today the Cartier Love bracelet continues to be showcased on the wrist of fashionable clients as well as celebrities including: Jamie Fox, Mary J. Blige, Lindsay Lohan and most recently, Michelle Williams.
And, of course, if you get the bracelet you also have to get the screw driver so that your lover can, well, put on your bracelet for you. The screws in the bracelet really work and that's how you attach it to your wrist.