Now you can customize your cane. You heard me right. I am talking about walking canes here. Once available as ordinary, uninteresting pieces of sticks, canes can now be custom made to suit your needs and tastes. Many companies offer this service for seniors who want their canes engraved or specially made with particular materials in special finishes. Extra accessories can be added to give that final personal touch to custom-made canes.
Canes are like the third leg for unsteady feet that become a common phenomenon in seniors. Walking canes help people with mobility issues like arthritis or weak knees improve their balance and help them to walk safely every day. They are like crutches that redistribute weight from the lower part of the leg and provide stability in movement. Some seniors use canes occasionally only when they go for hikes. And for yet others, canes are a fashion statement that is part of their attire like hats, shoes, and scarves.
Whatever the reason for you to purchase a cane, it is now possible to personalize it. They can be exclusively made for left-handers and right-handers. They can be height adjustable with ergonomic designs and in extra long sizes or as a folding type. They can have special soft or fritz handles in animal shapes or exotic designs for a comfortable grip along with an offset, tripod or a seat cane, whatever style you pick. The cane can be made of natural wood, aluminum or in carbon fiber material, sterling silver or leather covered, chrome or metallic; it can be in shiny or rustic finishes, with varying themes and colors. The options are vast. Accessories like combination spikes, compasses, thermometers, straps, nylon or leather cases, whistles, seals and medallions, rubber ferrules for the tips, and even rhinestone encrusted handles are readily available for customizing.
You can use a custom cane that not only supports your walk but also matches your outfit and shows off your unique style statement. A wood finished display stand to flaunt your cane collection can be an added indulgence.