25 cents a piece... out of the vending machines... only way we could get them. I think I had, like 5, when other girls in my class had them up to their elbows. 1985. I remember thinking- wow. They have so much money!
I still have two sets of these from when I was in elementary school. One pair has white and lavender grosgrain ribbons, and the other has pink and white satin ribbons with pink and white plastic crystal beads dangling from the ends.