There are many different styles of gold chains, each serving different purposes and offering different effects to the wearer. We have listed the most popular ones and their merits. When shopping for a gold chain for your pendant, be sure to bring it with you when visiting a jewellery store so you can see how it will look on you! Most gold chains are available in white or yellow gold.
Curb Chains are one of most popular styles of chains. Their strength is derived from both the design and weight of the chain. They are tightly linked, and do not “catch” on anything. This chain is flat in appearance.
Belcher chains come in a few different styles. First, there is the traditional oval link belcher chain, the round link and the diamond cut finish. Due to their interlinking designs, belcher chains have a “heavier” look than other chains.
Snake chains are classy, slinky and smooth; the longer chains look beautiful with pendants. The link surface is beautifully polished and glisten in the light. Snake chains are one of the more delicate gold chains and more susceptible to kinking. It is highly recommended that they be coiled for storing.