Tennis bracelets are one of the most successful jewels: they are elegant and easy to wear. But you know why they are called tennis bracelets. Their name comes from … ♦ ︎
Things to know: occasionally appear in the collections of the tennis bracelets. More than one of our readers wrote to ask for clarification. It’s used to play with racket and balls? Who decided to name them in this way? What means the sport of Grand Slam? Here’s the answer: the tennis bracelet type has a relatively recent history. It does not belong, that is, to those great traditions of jewelry, but has established itself soon. It is born, in fact, in 1987. It is a type of bracelet which is usually made of gold and by a row of bright, that are not interrupted.
In short, it has no beginning and no end and this is associated with the desire of eternal love. In fact, originally, his name was just Eternity bracelet. What about tennis, then? Simple, became famous because it was always worn by one of the most famous (some say even the cleverest) tennis player, the American Chris Evert. To give an idea, it has been consistently at the top of the tennis world in the seventies and eighties, and number one of the official rankings for seven years. Well ‘, she loved the bracelets Eternity, who often wore even in the field. Indeed remember a funny episode: during a match of the US Open lost a diamond bracelet, Coronet, during the game. The game was then suspended to recover the precious gem. From that moment the bracelet riviere in diamonds became tennis bracelet. Federico Graglia