Choose the perfect men's necklace from a vast collection of chains and pendants made of gold, silver, stainless steel, or braided leather cord. A gold chain with a pendant makes a great gift for honorees during special occasions or at more formal functions, while a stainless steel or leather cord necklaces make great options for casual days and outdoor activities. Overstock.com carries a large selection of cross pendants that make a great gift for confirmation or religious holidays. For his birthday, pick a Figaro or rope chain that he can wear as-is or personalize with his choice of pendant. Layering multiple chains is also a popular choice, especially for younger men, and this is easy with chains that range from 18 to 30 inches long.