How to measure your wrist (bracelet)

Learn how to measure your wrist size accurately for the perfect fit in bracelets, watches, and wrist accessories. Our step-by-step guide provides options for measuring with a measuring tape or a paper strip. Take note of the measurement and match it with our size chart. Consider the fit and style of the bracelet or watch you desire. Shop confidently and enjoy comfortable and well-fitted wrist accessories that complement your style.

Welcome back to our size chart and measurement guide series! In this post, we’ll be focusing on how to measure your wrist size accurately. Determining your wrist size is essential for finding the right fit and ensuring comfort in bracelets, watches, and other wrist accessories. So, let’s dive into the step-by-step process!

Step 1

Gather the necessary tools: To measure your wrist size, you’ll need a flexible measuring tape or a strip of paper, a pen or marker, and a ruler.

Step 2

Prepare your wrist: Ensure that your wrist is at a normal temperature and relaxed. Avoid flexing or tensing your wrist muscles, as this can affect the measurement.

Step 3

Choose a measuring method: There are two common methods to measure your wrist size: using a measuring tape or using a strip of paper. Let’s explore both options:

Option A

Measuring Tape Wrap a flexible measuring tape around your wrist at the point where you typically wear your watch or bracelet. The tape should be snug but not too tight. Take note of the measurement in inches or centimeters.

Option B

Paper Strip Cut a strip of paper about 1 inch (2.5 cm) wide and long enough to wrap around your wrist comfortably. Wrap the paper strip around your wrist, making sure it’s not too tight or too loose. Mark the point where the paper overlaps. Lay the strip flat and measure the length from the end to the marked point using a ruler. Take note of the measurement.

Step 4

Double-check and record: To ensure accuracy, repeat the measurement two or three times using the same method. Write down the average of these measurements for your reference.

Step 5

Match your measurement with the size chart: Now that you have your wrist size measurement, refer to the size chart provided by the jewelry or watch store. Find the corresponding size based on your measurement. Keep in mind that different brands may have slight variations in their sizing, so always check the specific brand’s size chart.

Step 6

Consider the fit and style: While the size chart provides a general guideline, also consider the fit and style of the bracelet or watch you desire. Some wrist accessories may fit more comfortably with a slightly larger or smaller size, depending on their design.


Congratulations on measuring your wrist size accurately! Determining your wrist size is crucial for finding comfortable and well-fitted bracelets, watches, and other wrist accessories. By following this comprehensive guide, you can confidently select the right size and enjoy wristwear that adds a touch of elegance to your style. If you have any further questions or need assistance, our support team is here to help. Happy accessorizing and timekeeping!