20 cute vintage plastic bangle bracelets

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cute vintage plastic bangle bracelets
Take a look back a few decades to when these cute vintage plastic bangle bracelets were fashionable accessories for women and juniors in the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.

Why were they seen on wrists from Main Street to Fifth Avenue? These big and bold bracelets were stylish, affordable, and could be stacked to match your outfits — a winning combination.

Ultra-smart personalized mock tortoise ensemble (1967)

Plastic cuff and matching large dangle earrings with gold-etched monogram

Vintage mod bangle bracelets of the 1960s (1)


Nailheads hit mock tortoise

… the “in” accessory by Hattie Carnegie

Vintage mod bangle bracelets of the 1960s (3)


Multicolored bangle bracelets by the dozen (1960s)

Vintage mod bangle bracelets of the 1960s (2)


Vintage bangle bracelets from the 70s

Plastic with marble effect in 5 colors: antique black, jade green, mottled wine, sepia brown & burnt orange

Vintage bracelets from the 70s (1)


Bangle bracelet… a credit to your fashion sense

Plastic with gold-color metal accents. 1/4 inch wide and 3 inches in diameter. Wine red, smoked brown & clear.

Vintage bracelets from the 70s (2)


Bracelet in three great colors (1970s)

Plastic bangle style detailed with ivory color swirl-effect design and capped with ivory-color raised trim. 3/8″ wide.

Vintage bracelets from the 70s (3)

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Solid color bangle bracelets (1975)

1975 solid color bangle bracelets


Twist-look retro bangle bracelet

Polished plastic… smooth to the skin inside, smart twist pattern on the outside. Black, ivory & gray

Vintage bracelets from the 70s (4)


More retro ’70s chunky bracelets for her

Slip-on styles with a swirl pattern, or with a carved leaf motif. 2-1/2 inches diameter. Colors: currant red, mauve pink, tera cotta, caramel beige, khaki green, pale taupe, tobacco brown & cream.

Vintage bracelets from the 70s (5)

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Round retro bracelets in blue, yellow & green

Smooth, ivory-color plastic with contrasting color cord trim, plus matching square earrings

Vintage plastic bracelets (2)

Vintage plastic bracelets (3)


Brown and natural shades of bangle bracelets and matching ’80s earrings

80s chunky plastic bracelets (1)


Wide plastic retro bracelets in red, white and blue

Vintage plastic bracelets (1)


Stackable angled translucent chunky bracelets

80s chunky plastic bracelets (2)

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Lucite plastic jewelry – chunky bracelets, bead necklaces & earrings

Chunky retro bangle bracelets from the 80s (1)


Supermodel Iman with black ’80s bangle bracelets

Chunky retro bangle bracelets from the 80s (4)

Chunky retro bangle bracelets from the 80s (5)

Chunky retro bangle bracelets from the 80s (6)

Chunky retro bangle bracelets from the 80s (3)

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