January birthstone

Garnet is the birthstone for January according to both the ancient and modern lists of jan birthstone color.

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What does January birthstone mean?

A birthstone is a gem that is associated with the birth month of january: garnet. It is a symbol of protection. It can keep the wearer safe during a travel as exemple.


Garnet, the birthstone of Jan, is mined in all rainbow of colors. The garnet family is one of the most complex in the gem world. It’s not a single species but rather consists of several species and varieties. Only the red pyrope garnet is considered as January birthstone.

What’s January’s birthstone color?

Garnet is commonly associated with the color red, these gemstones can be found in almost any color and are popular choices for jewelry of all types.
It is a deep, dark, rich red to slightly purple red.
Red is the color at the end of the visible spectrum of light, next to orange and opposite violet.

Where is January birthstone found?

The original deposits of pyrope garnet were in Bohemia, in the Czech Republic. These sources are more historical then practical, and little material comes from there today. The main Pyrope deposits are in Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa, India, Sri Lanka, China, and the U.S. (Arizona and North Carolina).

What is January birthstone jewelry?

We sell garnet rings, bracelets, earrings, necklaces & more.
Garnet gemstone jewelry shines a deep & lovely red hue. January’s garnet is a sign of passion, good luck & motivation.

Where to find January birthstone?

There are nice red garnets for sale in our shop

Symbolism and Meaning

Pyrope garnet emotionally relieves anxiety, and promotes composure, courage and endurance. It lightens the overall mood. It protects the base and crown chakras, and may balance the heart and brow chakras as well. Pyrope garnet stimulates warmth and gentleness, unifying the creative forces of the self.

What are zodiac signs of January birthstones?

Capricorn and Aquarius stones are both Jan birthstone
Whatever you are Capricorn or Aquarius. Garnet is the stone from January 1 to 31.

Day Astrology Birthstone
January 1 Capricorn Garnet
January 2 Capricorn Garnet
January 3 Capricorn Garnet
January 4 Capricorn Garnet
January 5 Capricorn Garnet
January 6 Capricorn Garnet
January 7 Capricorn Garnet
January 8 Capricorn Garnet
January 9 Capricorn Garnet
January 10 Capricorn Garnet
January 11 Capricorn Garnet
January 12 Capricorn Garnet
January 13 Capricorn Garnet
January 14 Capricorn Garnet
January 15 Capricorn Garnet
January 16 Capricorn Garnet
January 17 Capricorn Garnet
January 18 Capricorn Garnet
January 19 Capricorn Garnet
January 20 Aquarius Garnet
January 21 Aquarius Garnet
January 22 Aquarius Garnet
January 23 Aquarius Garnet
January 24 Aquarius Garnet
January 25 Aquarius Garnet
January 26 Aquarius Garnet
January 27 Aquarius Garnet
January 28 Aquarius Garnet
January 29 Aquarius Garnet
January 30 Aquarius Garnet
January 31 Aquarius Garnet

Natural January birthstone for sale in our gem shop

We make custom made January birthstone jewelry as engagement rings, necklaces, stud earrings, bracelets, pendants… Please contact us for a quote.