Garnet gemstones are believed to get their name from the Latin for "Seed" (granate) referring to the bright red seeds of the pomegranate.  Red Garnet gemstones are striking in appearence and were extremely popular in Victorian jewellery.

Properties: Garnet is believed to bring luck and clarity to the wearer, awakening positive energy and creativity.

Origin: Mozambique, USA, Russia, Kenya, Tanzania and Turkey.

Birthstone: Garnet is the birthstone for January.

Wedding Anniversary: Gemstone for the 2nd Wedding Anniversary