Locket Stories

Keepsake Locket with Photos of Cat for College Student

Keepsake Locket with Photos of Cat for College Student

"These photos are of my cat, Merlin, who passed away a little over a week ago after a hard battle with a fatal disease called FIP. We knew that the "cure" was never a sure thing, and suspected that his life would be shortened by the disease anyway, but tried the medication and bought six more weeks of time. He was my first pet, and has been my constant companion since I was 11 years old. Now I'm 1…
"​For myself on what would be my son's second birthday."

"​For myself on what would be my son's second birthday."

"For myself on what would be my son's second birthday. This is my baby, Akiva. He was born with HLHS, essentially a half of heart. He fought so courageously and valiantly for three months. In this picture he was actually on ECMO, a form of life support. He was so alert and I felt his eyes were locking and connecting right with mine, his mommy. He knew in that moment how much I loved him. I miss hi…
Bracelet Bangle Locket: Young son and his bereaved wife.

Bracelet Bangle Locket: Young son and his bereaved wife.

"Photos of my son and his wife. First photo, before engaged and before cancer diagnosis. Second photo is their wedding photo. Cancer had spread, so they eloped on the original day they were to marry. She passed away March 7, 2020 after 2 1/2 years battling colon cancer. She was only 27."…
"I can't have any photos of my children together."

"I can't have any photos of my children together."

"I can't have any photos of my children together, but in this locket they are forever side by side. Tangible recognitions of all three of my children mean the world in grief."These lockets were made for Victoria Strong and her husband, the incredible founders of the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation and the Never Give Up shop. Their story, and Gwendolyn's life, are worth learning about here.…
Small Silver Square Locket to Keep Friend and Grandmother Close to Her Heart

Small Silver Square Locket to Keep Friend and Grandmother Close to Her Heart

"When I was 15 years old, my best friend regrettably took his own life. This photograph encapsulates one of the last happy memories we shared together. I've worn a locket with his face in it for the past six years; it's time for a new locket. The second photo is of my beloved Nonna (grandmother) who passed away very unexpectedly last year. I was blessed to have had such a wonderful connection with…