Advice 1: How to know the size of the bracelet

The bracelet can be a great decoration for your wrists, forearms and ankles. In Russia the size of the bracelet is measured in inches. Simply measure the circumference of the hand or foot and add two centimeters. If you purchase a bracelet of base metal, in most cases, even if you have ordered the wrong size, you can change it. If you buy a bracelet in a jewelry store, you have to be prepared for what to exchange or return it, you can not.
How to know the size of the bracelet
Instruction
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If you are choosing a bracelet for yourself, take a dressmaker's cloth tape or a tape measure and measure them circumference of the arm at the level where you are going to wear the bracelet. To the resulting figure add two inches – this will be the size of your bracelet. Two inch stock that will allow you to easily fasten the bracelet and comfortable to wear without the risk of accidentally losing. For example, the circumference of the arm is 15 cm Add 2 and get 17 - the required size of the bracelet.
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If you choose a bracelet for the watch, you need to measure the length of your watch from the shackle to the shackle and subtract it from the total length of your bracelet. This will size the bracelet for hours. Thus, if the girth of your wrist is sixteen centimetres long hours three inches, and the stock for a comfortable fit two inches, you will receive 16 cm + 2 cm – 3 cm = 15cm. Is 15 size.
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By purchasing a bracelet as a gift, often want to make a surprise. In this case, it can be recommended to make use of some simple tricks:- tie on the hand of someone you going to please gift, thread or ribbon just for fun, save and measure it with a ruler;
- measure the length of an existing bracelet, together with a lock;
- if you have the opportunity, take the bracelet to a jewelry store where you are happy to measure and help you choose other;
consult with relatives - it will be easier to know the size of the bracelet without attracting suspicion on you. They can ask, what kind of decorations to prefer the person you want to make a gift.
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If your gift is intended to the girl, ask her friend along with her to go to a jewelry store. There they can spend time considering jewellery designs, and your ally will be able to know for you size, not only the bracelet and also ring.
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If you still afraid to make a mistake, it is better to choose a bracelet of a larger size consisting of links. This bracelet you can then reduce, if necessary, the jeweler to the desired length.
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If you are still in doubt, maybe don't need surprises? Many jewelry stores, firms and even well-known jewellers offer to purchase a beautifully designed gift certificates.

Advice 2: How to reduce the size of watch band

Metal bracelet contains an excessive number of links, so that it can be customized under the hand of any diameter. To apply for this workshop do not necessarily.
How to reduce the size of watch band
Instruction
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Consider strap. It consists of two types of parts: plates, each of which has two transverse slits and straps that are installed in these cracks and interconnect two adjacent plates. Details of the second type after the installation is bent from the back side of the bracelet.
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If you purchased the strap separately from the hoursbefore you fit install it on the watch. To determine how many links to remove, without this it is impossible. Then put on the watch and see if they hang. The very small overhang is normal - it means the bracelet fits to your hand and winging it is not necessary. If it turned out that the diameter of the strap is considerably greater than the diameter of the hand, you want to remove one or more links.
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To remove the link, bend one Hoop detail on both sides, and the next - with only one adjoining it. Pull the first of them, and it turns out that you can get and one plate. Then insert the bent part of the second tightening parts in the remaining slot of the plate and fold again. Perform all operations carefully to avoid scratching the front side of the bracelet below and on the reverse side appeared sharp edges. Be sure to save deleted items, especially if they have a coating of precious metals.
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Again put on the watch and make a decision on the need to remove the following link. Always remove them only one at a time, each time trying on watches. If this rule is not followed, you can accidentally make a bracelet too tight and uncomfortable to wear. Such a watch you will want to take a minute, besides, they can numb the hand.
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If you have accidentally deleted the extra link, install it in reverse order. However, after that you will have to accept the fact that the appearance of the bracelet is a little spoiled.
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