You Might Be Surprised To Learn That The Slap Bracelet, An Iconic 90s Fad, Has Wisconsin Roots

If you grew up in the 90s, you probably remember the slap bracelet. What you may not know, though, is that the slap bracelet, which was officially named the Slap Wrap, was invented by a Wisconsinite. Its Wisconsin roots aren’t too surprising. When you think about it, lots of amazing things have roots in the Badger State. (Read about a few of them here.) Read on to learn all about how one of the 90s hottest trends came to be.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:


Do you remember slap bracelets? Did you know a Wisconsinite was behind the 90s fad? Tell us in the comments section.

Address: Wisconsin, USA