The birthstone for people born in January is Garnet, the birthstone colour is deep-red.

The defining characteristics of someone born in January are that they independent, organised, a strong leader and disciplined.

Garnet dates back to the Egyptian times, as far back as 3800 BC, the Egyptians believed it to be an important symbol of good health. Garnet became very popular in the Victorian era and comes in a wide array of colours.

Its is believed that garnet helps promote peace, health and deep friendships as well as enhancing good karma.

Choose from a necklace, bracelet, earrings or ring to celebrate a loved one's birthday. Personalise the jewellery by adding an initial charm or by personalising the message within the box.