Did You Know? January Birthstone

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The birthstone for January is Garnet
Garnet is a very popular gemstone found in various colours, the most popular colour that people associate with Garnet is red.
 
Here are some facts regarding the Garnet gemstone:
•Garnet is one of the oldest gemstones in history.
For centuries, garnet was viewed as a symbol of love and friendship, and a way to promote protection and healing.
•It has ancient connection with feminine life force. Also, garnet is known as a gift of love since ancient Greek time.
•Garnet rings have been very popular since Victorian times and are treasured for their deep red colour.
•A garnet pendant worn close to the heart will promote balance and peace of mind. 
• The rich, sturdy, durable burgundy red colour garnet is perfect and excellent match for earth tones and autumn hues. A sparkling Garnet goes beautifully with gems like opal, peridot and aquamarine.
• In ancient and medieval times, gems like garnet were used as remedies for inflammatory diseases and to soothe the angry heart.
We are constantly adding more Garnet jewellery to the website, to view what we have at present, please click HERE
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