Helen Ficalora The Founder Of The Alphabet Charm Craze

Helen Ficalora The Founder Of The Alphabet Charm Craze

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What You Need to Know About Alphabet Charms & Letter Necklaces?

Helen Ficalora created the original alphabet charm necklace from her home almost two decades ago. The alphabet charm necklace is often used to symbolize a person’s own initials, their children’s initials, or a loved one’s initials. Each letter charm has its own unique meaning to the person that wears it. The alphabet charms became a huge hit after Helen launched the personal 14K gold necklaces.

The letter charms from Helen Ficalora are generally worn on bracelets and necklaces by celebrities in magazines, newspapers, television shows, and movies. People line up around the block at Helen’s New York flagship store for her new iconic solid 14K gold personal charms. The alphabet charms come with or without diamonds. They come in yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, and sterling silver. They can be added to a Helen Ficalora 14K gold chain or sterling silver chain to create a bracelet or necklace. 


Are Letter Necklaces Popular?

The letter necklaces have recently made a resurgence in the market, big and hearty thanks to Helen Ficalora's unique disc charm style. Helen’s gold letter necklace chain is so popular with customers because of its simple, elegant, and classy look. In fact, the letter necklace chain looks good with any outfit you wear, and it can be easily personalized for your interest. 

Alphabet Charm Necklace | Helen Ficalora

What Are the Best Alphabet & Letter Necklace Charms for Gifting?

The best alphabet and letter necklace charms for gifting are the ones that are made with high-quality metals such as gold or sterling silver. If fact, all the ornaments at our store are made out of high-quality metals. These gold alphabet letter charms can be bought in 14K solid yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, sterling silver, and even buy charms with real diamonds on them. At Helen Ficalora, we believe that the alphabet charms are the perfect gift for any special occasion. Special occasions include bridal showers, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, or even a birthday.


What Should I Put on My Initial Necklace?

At Helen Ficalora, the letter customers choose is completely up to their preference. In fact, if you choose to buy an initial pendant necklace, the following charm can represent your initial, your partner’s name, or even your child’s name. You even have the choice to stack multiple charms for all your loved ones. 

Alphabet Charm Necklace | Helen Ficalora

What Are the Three Most Popular Types of Alphabet & Letter Necklace Charms? 

At Helen Ficalora, we can also easily personalize many pieces of jewelry with names, dates, their preferred metal, and even their color. However, alphabet charms deserve a place in every jewelry collection. Some famous and most bought ornaments are listed below, hence go visit our website right away to purchase one of our three most popular types of alphabet and letter necklace charms. In fact these charms are considered perfect jewelry as gold alphabet charms for bracelets. 

Classic Gold Alphabet & Letter Necklace Charms: The Classic Gold Alphabet and Letter Necklace Charms are one of Helen Ficalora’s favorite ornaments to provide to their customers because the charm can be personalized to your taste and interest. The following charm can be bought in high-quality metal that includes solid 14K Yellow Gold, White Gold, Rose Gold, and Sterling Silver. 

"A" Alphabet Charm

$ 185.00

Helen Ficalora's gold letter "A" pendant is the original initial necklace that started the alphabet charm craze over two decades ago. This letter charm touts a simple, minimalistic design with the letter stamped directly into a disk made from beautiful… read more


Alphabet & Letter Necklace Charms with Pavé Diamonds: The Alphabet and Letter Necklace Charms with Pavé Diamonds are a unique charm in our collection. It adds a special shine to the charm that can be worn with a fine chain or even a charm bracelet from Helen Ficalora. The pave diamonds can be bought in 14K solid yellow gold, white gold, and rose gold. 

"B" Alphabet Charm Pavé Diamonds

$ 575.00

This diamond pendant is made from solid 14k gold and real natural diamonds. This initial necklace is one of our best-selling pendants. This diamond necklace comes in yellow gold, white gold, or rose gold. Helen Ficalora is the original creator… read more


Alphabet & Letter Necklace Charms with Diamond: The Alphabet and Letter Necklace Charms with Diamond is very simpler than its original disc charm. The diamond letter necklace as a small diamond gem at the top of the disc shines bright and clear. In fact, the alphabet is very clearly engraved beneath the diamond gem. The alphabet disc charm can be bought in Solid 14K yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, sterling silver as well as a combination of yellow gold and sterling silver. 

"C" Alphabet Charm With Diamond

$ 265.00

This is a diamond and gold initial pendant C from Helen Ficalora. This letter charm is perfect for an initial necklace or charm bracelet with a stunning diamond centered above a stamped gold letter. This initial charm comes in gorgeous… read more