The month of January is a special month- it’s the beginning of a whole new year! A new year makes for the perfect occasion to revamp your accessories, and garnet is the perfect stone to get you started! Garnet is birthstone for the month for January, and it comes in almost every color. Traditionally, garnet is a beautiful, deep red color. Some believe that garnets are a protective stone, that shields the wearer from injury. This made them particularly popular amongst warriors and royalty in ancient times. Garnet also comes in numerous other colors, including grape garnet and rhodolite garnet, which can be found among our selection of colored stones in-store. Garnet is 20% off for the entire month of January at Boelter’s!