A fashionable statement piece this pendant necklace features a heart dangling from the chain that is embellished with Swarovski crystals. A gold plated Claddagh symbol draws the eye to the center of the heart with the traditional design of a heart with a crown being supported by two hands. The Claddagh symbol bears special significance in Celtic culture. The two hands are said to represent friendship. Together they lovingly hold a heart which signifies love which is beneath a crown standing for loyalty. These are said to to be the three necessities for a lasting relationship. The larger heart is a symbol of the unending love that is shared between two people as it stands for one sharing their heart and whole being with the other person. This incredible pendent strikes all the right notes for the modern day fashionista who craves a high end look with unique style features that will draw attention from everyone in the room. The shape and design of this pendant transitions well from the work day to going out with friends.