Garnet is the birthstone for the month of January as well as the gem for the 2nd wedding anniversary. If you were born in January or know someone who was born in the first month of the year, this jewelry collection is for you! Garnets are powerful stones of attraction and are believed to stimulate energy, promote true love and bring good health and happiness. The name “Garnet” is derived from the Latin term granatus, which means ‘pomegranate’,  a reference to the stone’s similarity in form and color to a pomegranate seed.