22 Lockets That Make Perfect Bridesmaids' Gifts

The vintage style is having a moment.

Updated 05/31/19
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A bridesmaid gift is one of the many (many) things on a bride’s to-do list, but it’s one of the most exciting items to shop. You’ve thoughtfully chosen your closest friends and/or family members to stand by your side as you say, “I do”, and in turn, they’re doing everything they can to make you feel supported and celebrated throughout your wedding journey from the bridal shower to bachelorette festivities to the big day. While it’s not totally required, a bridesmaid gift is just that little something extra, a thoughtful gesture to show how much you appreciate them being such a big part of your wedding. Because these gifts are personal, it’s fun to choose an item that’s both meaningful and of use to your bridesmaids—and right now, a locket necklace is the perfect gift if you want to take the jewelry route.

While lockets feel quite nostalgic, modern versions are having a moment right now, increasing in popularity like coin and pendant necklaces. With a trendy feel, modern-day lockets come both vintage-inspired and super sleek, so there is a range to choose from for all the different tastes that likely make up your bridal party. Another reason a locket makes for a beautiful bridesmaid gift is that it can be personalized whether you choose to have each bridesmaids’ initials inscribed on a locket, place a photo of you and each one of your bridesmaids inside one, or choose a locket with a unique gemstone or charm as part of the design. And because lockets are having a moment, there are plenty of options to choose from at every price point from classic ovals to diamond-adorned versions and modern shapes. There’s also no reason you have to choose the same locket design for each bridesmaid—to make each girl feel special, it’s even more thoughtful to choose an individual style rather than go the uniform route.

If you think a locket sounds like the perfect bridesmaids' gift, ahead, shop our edit of 22 styles from under-$50 versions to splurge-worthy, fine jewelry designs.

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Madewell Heirloom Heart Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Shopbop

SHOP NOW: Shopbop, $38

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Lucksmith Jewelry Taurus Constellation Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Etsy

SHOP NOW: Etsy, $40

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Shashi Starburst Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Revolve

SHOP NOW: Revolve, $53

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The Blooming Thread Round Gold Locket Heirloom Necklace

Courtesy of Etsy

SHOP NOW: Etsy, $56+

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J.Crew Demi-Fine 14k Gold-Plated Locket

Courtesy of J.Crew

SHOP NOW: J.Crew, $59.50

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Capsul Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Capsul

SHOP NOW: Capsul, $65

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Kendra Scott Locket Slide Necklace

Courtesy of Nordstrom

SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $75

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Mejuri Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Mejuri

SHOP NOW: Mejuri, $99

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Kinn Maison Gold Locket

Courtesy of Kinn

SHOP NOW: Kinn, $100

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Shami Script Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Shami

SHOP NOW: Shami, $105

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Monday Edition Big Locket Pearl Necklace

Courtesy of Monday Edition

SHOP NOW: Monday Edition, $152.55

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Catbird Jewelry Dollhouse Locket in Yellow Gold

Courtesy of Catbird

SHOP NOW: Catbird, $168

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Reliquia Open Heart Necklace

Courtesy of Shopbop

SHOP NOW: Shopbop, $190

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Sarah Chloe Personalized Locket

Courtesy of Sarah Chloe

SHOP NOW: Sarah Chloe, $220

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Leah Alexandra Petite Satin Oval Locket with a Diamond

Courtesy of Leah Alexandra

SHOP NOW: Leah Alexandra, $245

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Astley Clarke Celestial Sunrise Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Astley Clarke

SHOP NOW: Astley Clarke, $265

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Loren Stewart Long Two-Tone Locket Pendant Necklace

Courtesy of Nordstrom

SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $285

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Knobbly Studio Petite Locket

Courtesy of Glasswing

SHOP NOW: Glasswing, $325

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Loquet Small Round Locket

Courtesy of Loquet

SHOP NOW: Loquet, $380

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J.Hannah Signature Locket

Courtesy of J.Hannah

SHOP NOW: J.Hannah, $396 - $980

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Stone & Strand Mother of Pearl Heart Locket

Courtesy of Stone & Strand

SHOP NOW: Stone & Strand, $450

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Zoë Chicco 14K Gold Shield Locket Necklace

Courtesy of Zoë Chicco

SHOP NOW: Zoë Chicco, $1,550

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