Hot Lockets: 16 Lockets Ideal for Stocking Stuffers

With the holiday season upon us, lockets can serve as perfect gifts, ideal for housing happy memories and moments in time. Here are 16 locket necklaces worth wrapping up.

Manic Trout brass locket

Oval brass locket with raised flowers and red glass accent on brass chain; $35; Manic Trout

World Trade Jewelers sterling locket

Locket necklace in sterling with enamel butterflies; $90; World Trade Jewelers

Ostbeye sterling locket

Locket necklace in sterling; $98; Ostbye

Borobudur silver locket necklace by GeoArt by Cynthia Gale

Borobudur Lotus locket necklace in sterling with bronze accents; $178; GeoArt by Cynthia Gale

Emil Gordon silver locket by Elena Kriegner

Locket necklace for men in sterling; $450; Emil Gordon by Elena Kriegner

Delatori silver and 18k gold locket

Locket necklace in sterling with 18k gold accents and ribbon motif; $675; DeLatori

Padlock necklaces in 14k gold by Arik Kastan

Padlock necklace in 14k gold with pearl or garnet accent; $1,035; Arik Kastan

Locket in 14k gold by Just Jules

Locket necklace in 14k gold; $1,300; Just Jules

Locket in sterling and mother of pearl by Kara Ross

Locket in sterling with black mother-of-pearl and black sapphires; $1,365; Kara Ross

Gold-plated sterling and gemstone lockets by Art of Henri

Locket necklaces in gold-plated silver come with three message inserts; from left, 38 cts. t.w. pink amethyst, 43 cts. t.w. custom-cut smoky quartz, and 38 cts. t.w. lemon quartz; $2,600, $2,726, and $2,552; Art of Henri

Locket in 18k gold with colorless quartz by Single Stone Locket in 18k gold with colorless quartz by Single Stone

Locket necklace in 18k white gold with colorless quartz; $5,700; Single Stone

Compass lockets in 18k gold by Monica Rich Kosann

Compass locket necklaces in 18k gold with a satin finish and a Boulder opal and 0.50 ct. t.w. diamonds; $6,750–$1,3500; Monica Rich Kosann

Owl locket in 18k gold by Temple St. Clair

Owl locket pendant necklace in 18k gold with with 4.05 cts. t.w. mixed garnet and 0.335 ct. t.w. diamonds; $7,500; Temple St. Clair