Gold pendants are one of the oldest forms of jewellery known, however, despite this, they are still increasingly popular in society today. One form of pendant that is especially increasing in popularity is that of the locket. A locket is a pendant that opens up to reveal a space which is then used to store a photograph or small item, such as a lock of hair. As with gold pendants, lockets are generally worn on chains around the neck. Due to the sentimental nature of the pendants, many choose to place a photo of the person who gave them the jewellery inside.
Lockets come in a variety of shapes, sizes and metals. From ovals, circles and hearts to white, rose and yellow gold, at Clogau we have the perfect locket for your loved one. As with all of our gold pendants, all of our lockets are beautifully finished and expertly handcrafted.
Our Cariad locket is a beautiful heart-shaped pendant where you can keep a special memento close to your heart at all times. Across the front of the locket, the Welsh word Cariad has been carefully inscribed meaning love, beloved, darling or sweetheart. This stunning gold pendant contains a touch of rare Welsh Gold – the Gold of Royalty for over 100 years.
For those that like a more intricate design, our delicate Kensington Locket maybe more appealing. This beautiful gold pendant is adorned with a majestic filigree design in the style of the 19th century gates of Kensington Palace. This charming piece of jewellery, as with the Cariad locket, contains a touch of Welsh gold.