Mens Gold Chains, Necklaces and Pendants
Mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants are available in a wide variety of styles and designs to complement masculine fashion trends.
Different types of mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants
Mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants are available in a selection of styles, lengths and weight. Classic mens gold chains and necklaces are typically worn as a fashion statement. The heavyweight gold necklace chains are generally made from gold-plated stainless steel.
Pendant mens gold chains and necklaces are available in a variety of designs, ranging from traditional St Christopher and cross pendants, to ingots and hip hop inspired styles.
Most of the traditional mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants that feature a military style dog tag are suitable for engraving. Cubic Zirconia encrusted, distinctive tag shaped pendants are an alternative option. There are some sets that include both a pendant and a yellow gold bracelet .
Precious metal variations of mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants
Many styles of mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants are made from 18K yellow gold. 18K gold contains 18 parts pure gold per 24 parts alloy, giving it a purity of 75%. This is one of the most popular precious metals used for mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants.
9K gold contains 9 parts pure gold and 15 parts of additional metals like silver, tin, nickel or zinc. Gold filled mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants comprise of a layer of solid gold that is bonded to stainless steel or silver.
Necklace chain style variations of mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants
Curb chains are a popular style for mens gold chains, necklaces and pendants. This chain typically has round or oval identical links that interlock when flat. Large and heavy curb chains are usually worn without a pendant.
Rope chains have small links that are manipulated into a twisted pattern. Thinner rope chains can be worn with a pendant. Heavier chains are usually worn as a statement piece.
The ball chain has round beads that are fixed together on a chain. The balls are either strung close or with a small gap in between the balls. This is the chain that is typically used for dog tag pendants .
Wheat chains feature twisted oval links that are braided together to form a decorative chain.
Belcher mens gold chains feature oval interlocking links that are arranged alternately at 180 degrees. This chain is available in a selection of widths. The heavier styles are typically more popular with men.
Anchor chains feature alternating small round links with larger oval links to create a distinctive design.