African Elephant Hair Bracelets and Accessories are made to last a lifetime. Safari jewelry has been hand-wrapping these bracelets here in the USA for well over 20 years. Each bracelets is unique and is engraved with the company's hallmark. The Lightweight bracelets are made out of thinner gauge strands which are about 1/16" wide. The Classic bracelets are made out of thicker gauge strands and are approximately 1/8" wide.Each bracelet is fabricated out of Sterling Silver or 14K gold, is hypoallergenic and will not react with people sensitive to metal alloys.The comfort of the bracelets will be enhanced with wear.