The birthstone for January is Garnet
January birthstone jewelry is usually made from Pyrope - one of the lovely deep red varieties of garnet. The January birthstone Garnet is believed to be associated with trust, loyalty and compassion.
Jewelry set with Garnet gemstones is an ideal personal and meaningful gift for your friends and relatives with birthdays in January. Or choose a piece for yourself to wear during the month of January.
Browse the selected January birthstone jewelry below - handmade by skilled artisans with quality, natural gemstones. The images and links will take you to that artisan's online store where you can view further information.
January Birthstone Rings set with Garnet
Stephanie of Metalicious, based in New York USA, took a metalsmithing class on a whim in 1995 and has never looked back. Running an ethical business is very important to her and Stephanie only uses reclaimed or recycled fine metals and ethically sourced gemstones in her jewelry. The green ethic extends to office supplies and packaging to ensure her business makes as little impact on the environment as possible, so helping towards a better future for her children.
Here is a selection of Stephanie's unique January birthstone rings set with the traditional deep red Pyrope garnet, as well as green Tsavorite garnet and pink Rhodolite garnet:
January Birthstone Necklaces with Raw Garnet
Brittany of Catching Wildflowers in Maryland, USA adores creating unique jewelry with raw stones and crystals which she calls gifts from the earth. She has a passion for creating with her hands and loves to design unusual and inspirational pieces. Most of her necklaces have a choice of sterling silver or gold filled chains.
Here is a selection of her unique January birthstone necklaces with raw garnet:
January Birthstone Earrings set in Sterling Silver or Gold Fill
Alona Milton is the self taught jewelry designer behind Moonlight Designs based in Alaska, USA. Alona especially loves raw natural gemstones that are used in many of her exquisite designs. She searches for unusual pieces from around the world to create that unique piece of handmade jewelry that you will cherish for many years to come. Her collection includes handmade birthstone jewelry, mother-daughter matching necklaces and little girls jewelry. Her wire wrapped earrings are made with hand oxidized sterling silver or 14K gold fill.
Here is a selection of Alona's stunning January birthstone earrings with natural Garnet:
January Birthstone Bracelets with Garnet and Hill Tribe Silver
Mary of Staggs Lane Jewelry turned her hobby of making jewelry since a young girl into a small business, when she needed to cope both financially and emotionally when diagnosed with a chronic disease. Her stunning handmade bracelets are made up of stranded natural gemstones paired with Hill Tribe silver chains and charms and some with contrasting leather. The exquisite Hill Tribe silver beads and charms are made in Thailand by local silversmiths using traditional tribal methods.
Here is a selection of Mary's stunning January birthstone bracelets with natural Garnet:
January Birthstone Necklaces with Garnet set in Argentium Silver
David and Helen Worcester are the owners of Verbena Place Jewelry , California USA, both holding jewelry certifications and have been in business for many years. David is the jewelry designer and producer and Helen sources the gemstones and takes care of the administration. All their jewelry is set in Argentium 960 silver - a bright, tarnish resistant, recycled silver.
David uses both red Mozambique Pyrope garnet and pink Rhodolite garnet in his exquisite January birthstone necklaces:
Garnet Birthstone Rings set in Gold or Platinum
For those that are looking for an extra special ring for a milestone birthday, an engagement or wedding anniversary - these exquisite fine jewelry garnet birthstone rings are set in gold or platinum. Together with the garnet gemstones the accent stones are diamond, moissanite or white sapphires. The talented designers of these beautiful carved birthstone rings are Anjays Designs, Jewel Ice and Winged Lion all based in the USA.