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Love Letters

By Lunn's Portfolio of Fine Diamonds

The Timeless Trend of Initial Necklaces: A Luxurious Nod to Personal Style

The timelessness of personalised jewellery is undeniable, transcending trends and eras with a quiet, enduring charm. The initial necklace stands out among cherished styles—an iconic accessory that whispers sentiments of identity and affection. Its journey through the fashion annals traces back to the 16th century, when the then Queen of England, Anne Boleyn, famously donned a “B” pendant. The Queen’s style statement cemented personalisation in the lexicon of luxury - and we could not be happier! 

When it comes to personalised accessories, letter necklaces are the understated relatives of the more conspicuous nameplate necklaces. They cater to those who treasure a sentimental attachment to their accessories, yet lean towards a minimalist aesthetic. This subtler style of an individual initial pendant has flourished in the current fashion climate, particularly for its compatibility with the layering trend. Picture the elegance of your 18ct gold initial, its lustre heightened by genuine round brilliant diamonds, set against a strand of classic pearls or a bold, chunky chain. This versatility ensures that initial necklaces can achieve a perfect balance between sparkle and subtlety—not quite a statement piece, but undeniably eye-catching.

From Lunn’s Portfolio of Fine Diamonds, the Love Letters collection was designed with versatility in mind. Adaptable for any look, these beautifully delicate diamond initials can be worn at 16 or 18 inches. Further personalise your choice by opting for the colour that suits your style, available in 18ct white or yellow gold, ensuring that each necklace not only symbolises a personal narrative but also fits perfectly with any outfit or occasion.

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The charm of initial necklaces truly lies in their adaptability and their resurgence in the fashion domain underscores a broader trend towards personalised luxury. These pieces are more than just accessories; they are intimate expressions of individuality and connection, blending seamlessly with contemporary styles while retaining a timeless appeal. Whether layered for a bold fashion statement or worn singularly for a touch of elegance, initial necklaces offer a versatile and sophisticated option for those looking to celebrate their identity or the bond they share with others. Simply put, the Love Letters collection offers diamond initial jewellery that shines as brightly as the people who inspire them.

Monogram jewellery has had an interesting journey; what started as a strictly personal way of identifying personal belongings, has now evolved into a way to brand one’s identity - your sense of self. Our identity is the storyline of us, the memories, expectations, the people who surround us… An initial necklace carries that identity as well as personal meaning. It’s the materialisation of it all.

Of course, there are no rules when it comes to choosing your Love Letter. You don’t have to wear your own initial, and indeed, many don’t. You can choose a letter that represents a first name, last name, nickname, or any other letter that has a special meaning for either you or the person you are buying it for.  People often choose their children’s or partner’s initials or go for a more creative approach, combining initials to spell out a message, such as “XO” for hugs and kisses. The personalisation options for letter necklaces are endless and that’s what makes them so unique.

Did you know that the letter “A” is consistently the most common first letter in both male and female names? “J” and “M” are the universal runners-up, whilst “E” also features highly for girls’ names. Would you like to see your initial in diamonds? Find it amongst Love Letters by Lunn’s Portfolio of Fine Diamonds.

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