Holding the key to a lasting relationship the Claddagh bracelet bears the unmistakable Claddagh symbol- a heart with crown placed on top being held by two outreaching hands. The circular charm is encrusted with splendid white crystals from Swarovski adding further elegance to the piece. There are many different versions of the story that tell how the Claddagh symbol came to be including a lover held captive and another with a charming prince. In all examples the hands speak of the friendship needed in a true relationship the heart refers to love and the crown suggests loyalty. The three combined create a powerful and unbreakable bond between two people. The lucky person wearing this Claddagh bracelet with Swarovski crystals may choose to wear it with the bottom of the heart facing towards the body which tradition dictates to mean her heart has been taken by another or turned away from the body stating that she is single and waiting for the right person to share those values with.