Evolving from ancient amulets, the locket has been a staple piece of jewellery in many people’s collection for centuries. Opening to reveal a secret hiding place for a special photograph, a lock of hair or a tiny love note, there’s nothing more romantic or meaningful than wearing a reminder of someone you love close to your heart. On Jewelstreet you can discover a range of unique locket designs; from classic to contemporary, simple to intricate and affordable to luxurious. We show you 5 of our favourites. Shop all lockets on Jewelstreet here.
PERSONALISED MESSAGE LOCKET NECKLACE
Posh Totty Designs, Brighton, UK
Based on a traditional design, this locket from Posh Totty Designs allows you to personalise the front with a name, date, initial or special message to create a completely bespoke piece. You can fit up to 11 characters and the understated design opens to reveal space for two photographs. It’s a timeless keepsake, that would make an incredibly thoughtful gift for someone you love.
ROSE GOLD MEMORY KEEPER LOCKET
Lily Blanche, Stirling, UK
Designed to celebrate family and friends, the Memory Keeper Locket by popular Scottish brand Lily Blanche opens to take six secret photographs. Made of 18kt rose gold vermeil, this is a heirloom piece of fabulous craftsmanship. The pendant has two interlocking “arms” which gently unlock allowing the sphere to magically unfold.
TIBETAN PRAYER BOX LOCKET
Mara Hotung, London, UK
This beautiful Tibetan Prayer Box Locket has been designed and handcrafted by London’s Mara Hotung. Embellished with rich green emeralds, the intricate design opens in the middle to reveal a space for a special photograph.
SATIN FINISH RECTANGULAR GATE LOCKET FOR 3 PHOTOS
Monica Rich Kosann, New York City, USA
Inspired by a child peeking through an iron gate, this unique locket concept fashioned in solid 18kt gold, features one single image case finished in a signature floral pattern and one double-sided image case that holds two photos. The cases peek out from behind a scroll gate set with five diamond and photos easily slide in the top of each image case.
SOLID LOCKET NECKLACE
Emily & Ashley, New York, USA
Available in 14kt gold, this sentimental heirloom locket from NYC brand Emily & Ashley opens to hold a special photograph inside. It can be customised with an engraved motif or monogram of your choice, with initials being a popular choice. The locket comes with an adjustable 16-18” chain.