Locket Stories

Photograph in Silver Locket with Grandparents

Photograph in Silver Locket with Grandparents

"A photo of my mom’s parents at my grandmas 80th birthday celebration, 10 years ago. Grandpa passed away about 5 years ago after a slow decline in health. It was so hard on my mom when he died. She was daddy’s girl. Grandma passed away on January 31, 2020. She would have been 90 just two weeks later. My mom sacrificed so much of her personal needs and time to meet her mother’s needs in her final m…
The Hope Locket as a Symbol

The Hope Locket as a Symbol

"Lindsay and her husband created Up Yoga in 2017, and this picture is of the mural at the front of the studio. The studio has become a place of healing, growth, connection, empowerment, and leadership for hundreds of people. Lindsay got clear on the mission when she started the studio which is, "To empower you to generate connections, take action, and be a leader in your own life." - she…
Tips for Ordering a Locket for Someone Else

Tips for Ordering a Locket for Someone Else

If you're reading this you're probably a thoughtful person. Or maybe your love language is giving gifts. Or maybe you feel obligated to get someone a gift and you're out of ideas and so here you are. However you landed at this space, welcome. Over the last few years I (obviously) have given lockets as gifts a lot. That's no surprise. But it's not just because I make them. It's also because gi…
How Your Locket Arrives: All the Details

How Your Locket Arrives: All the Details

Many of the lockets I make are on behalf of someone who is ordering this as a gift. They've chosen photos, decided on gold or silver, and now it's my turn to get to work. And with Covid-19 sweeping the globe and keeping us all at home, there are even more lockets being sent directly to someone else. A few of you have asked for gift notes, expressed curiosity about what the box will look like, whet…
Locket for Best Friend Who Misses Her Missing Dad

Locket for Best Friend Who Misses Her Missing Dad

"This is Katie and her dad, Lee. Together in Cabo on her wedding day. 7 years and 7 months after this photo was taken Katie and her family/friends spent their days frantically searching for her missing dad in the Nemadji State Forest. He has been missing since November 2018. There are so many questions she doesn't have answers to and suffers with the lack of closure she is currently experiencing.…