Cremation Jewelry Blog

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Are Cremation Necklaces Weird?

I’ll never forget the night my Grandpa died. 

My paternal grandparents lived across the street from us, and my parents were present when Grandpa peacefully passed away in his home. After the funeral home employees took his body away late that night, my parents returned to our home. My Mom said, “I can’t believe your Grandma! Her husband just died, and she’s staying up late to clean her house!”


I have thought of what my Mom said for years. My Mom, although wise about many things, didn’t understand that people grieve differently. 


When Mom passed, one of my siblings collapsed while another immediately began informing the extended family and planning the services. 


A friend who lost her sister went to the movies the next night – not because she wasn’t devastated about the loss. Instead, she needed a break from her grief for a couple of hours. 


People experience grief in different ways. 

What are your plans for your loved one’s ashes?

Cremation was not common when my Grandpa died, but now more Americans are cremated than buried. However, many families struggle to decide what to do with their loved one’s cremated remains if no end-of-life plan was left behind. 


As a result, some families store the box of their family member’s remains on a shelf in a hall closet. If this describes your situation, we would like to suggest a different way to honor the life of your loved one. 


Don’t let your loved one’s remains sit forgotten in your closet. Instead, keep your loved one close to your heart by wearing a piece of fine jewelry that holds a tiny amount of your loved one’s cremated remains.

Is it weird to wear a cremation urn necklace?

Ash necklaces may be new to you, but the concept has been around for centuries. For example, it was common for Victorians to save a lock of a loved one’s hair in a locket. Queen Victoria herself did this when her husband Albert died. 


Now that cremation is more common, many people are comforted to wear a small locket or pendant that holds a tiny portion of their loved one’s cremated remains. It’s a tactile reminder of the person you loved. 

How do I pick cremation jewelry?

Cremation jewelry comes in a wide variety of styles. Some pendants look like tiny receptacles and may even be engraved with the phrase “I Carry You With Me.” Other designs are less obvious, such as this piece that resembles an angel, cross, and heart. 


If you are concerned with other people’s reactions to your jewelry, you might purchase a piece of urn jewelry with a hidden compartment. However, we hope you surround yourself with people who accept the way you grieve. After all, everyone reacts to loss differently. No reaction is wrong; it is simply yours.

Browse Cherished Emblems

Browse our website to browse through the wide variety of cremation jewelry styles. Besides pendants, we also offer rings, bracelets, keychains, and styles designed specifically for those who are grieving.

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I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 07 | Mending a Disjointed Relationship Between Father and Son

I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 07 | Mending a Disjointed Relationship Between Father and Son

I talked to my uncle today and he told me the story of his father who passed not too long ago and the confusing relationship they shared. It’s a story much like the prodigal son but kind of in reverse where the dad leaves the family due to many contributing factors which we will get into that were frustrating, outlandish, and sometimes silly but caused his son and family or I should say families to believe that he was a bad man.
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I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 06 | Elizabeth and Manny

I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 06 | Elizabeth and Manny

Today I meet with Elizabeth, a mother of two girls and a recent widow who was married to Manny, who died of cancer. When he was originally diagnosed, nothing seemed severe or too serious, but over time and after they had removed the cancer, they found more that had spread throughout his chest. She shares the touching moments that she and her daughters experienced in the final moments of his life and following his passing.
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I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 05 | Losing a Pet and Best Friend

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I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 04: Seeing the Light in Loss with Gary Andrews

I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode 04: Seeing the Light in Loss with Gary Andrews

In this episode I have the opportunity to interview the amazingly talented and humble former Disney animator, Gary Andrews. His wife, Joy, tragically died in 2017 from Sepsis. They had been married for about 19 years and had 2 children.
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I'll Always Remember Podcast of Grief Stories

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I'll Always Remember is a grief podcast about finding comfort in loss, through beautiful transpiring storytelling.
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I'll Always Remember Podcast Episode: 03 | A High School Tragedy With Jesse Angeles

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Today I talk to Jesse Angeles, who tells me about his good friend he had in high school named Natalie who tragically passed away. She was a seemingly normal girl who got along with everybody and you’d never expect her to be struggling in such a way, but when she passed, Jesse and many of her loved ones realized things weren’t as they seemed
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Where To Buy Urn Jewelry

Where To Buy Urn Jewelry

Urn jewelry has enjoyed a huge resurgence in popularity in recent years and has re-established itself as the very best way to keep the memory of a loved one close to your heart at all times. But while you’ve probably seen friends or influencers rocking some truly stylish pieces, you may be a little confused about where to buy urn jewelry.

Cherished Emblems has an extensive range of beautiful products for men, women, and children. To learn more about the best urn jewelry or cremation jewelry for your personal tastes, get in touch with our team today.

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Is There Jewelry For Ashes?

Is There Jewelry For Ashes?

Losing a loved one is the hardest thing that anybody ever experiences. But while the dearly departed are no longer with us in body, their spirit will live forever. You will never forget the impact they had on your life. Their ashes can be a continued source of emotional comfort. 
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We Apologize For Delays In Shipments During This Holiday Season!

We Apologize For Delays In Shipments During This Holiday Season!

During this pandemic we are experiencing significant delays from many suppliers. Please be aware we are shipping as quickly as we can, however orders are taking longer to arrive than normal. We are working hard with our manufacturer and shipping providers to send orders out as fast as we can.
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Religious View On Cremation: Protestants

Religious View On Cremation: Protestants

When people think of a funeral, they often picture a grand ceremony where the deceased’s casket is carefully lowered into a prepared gravesite with a headstone. Most American Protestants used to choose this as their preferred way of burying a loved one. In recent times, that attitude has slowly been changing due to a number of factors.
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Religious View On Cremation: Southern Baptist

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