Garnet is a stone of prosperity and abundance, encouraging gratitude and service to others it's such an energizing stone, garnet is often used for manifestation purposes and worn as a talisman for good luck. garnet also helps build self-confidence and clarify one's life purpose. Garnet earrings are the birthstone jewelry of January. The name “garnet” is derived from the Latin “granatum” meaning “pomegranate” because the crystals resemble the pomegranate's red, round edible seeds. Garnets are commonly red but also come in an extraordinary range of beautiful colors, Garnet Stud and drop Earrings in sterling silver makes a great gift for people with January birthdays.