- Friendship / Fellowship:
This stone makes you very attractive
to other people by bringing out
your best qualities. Many
people new in recovery experience
loneliness as they change "People,
Places, and Things". Many
need to form new friendships and
associations. This stone can
help attract new friends, who will
be attracted to you for who you
- Isolation: Many
people in Recovery have been loners
all their life, often isolated
and feeling misunderstood.
This stone will help to attract
like-minded people to you.
It provides a stable, balanced connection
between the physical, the spiritual,
and the nervous system. It both
monitors and adjusts the flow of
energy, providing for a balanced
energy field around the physical
body, and aligning the emotional,
and the intellectual bodies with
the perfect vibration of a
Garnet is the stone
of passionate devotion. To your family,
your friends, yourself, and your purpose
or goals . Garnett will stimulate
the senses, and increase your vitality
Very good for career
success, encouraging business relationships
by increasing your popularity and
stimulating other peoples desire to
work with you, especially for women.
Helps to become motivated
and productive, and attracts good
luck in business ventures. The Garnet
is known as the stone for a successful
business and makes a wonderful executive
gem, particularly for women.
this is a great stone to give your
boss, or to give yourself if you would
like to advance in your career.
Stimulates life force,
(and negates stubbornness).
- Spiritual: Helps
to stabilize the connection between
the spiritual and the physical.
Brings spirituality to relationships.
Helps in the transition from romantic
love to a deeper spiritual commitment
to each other.
- Friendship and
Relationships: This stone enhances
charisma, making you very emotionally
and physically attractive to other
people because it brings out all
- Sparks Creativity:
Enhances and Awakens the "inner
fire" of creativity. Can help get
the creative juices flowing if they
- Luck: Garnets are
lucky stones: lucky for love, lucky
for success, and lucky for goals.
- Business: Helps
us become more motivated, productive
and achievement oriented.
- Protection: Noted
for its powerful protective energy.
Carried by ancient soldiers for
protection . The stone was set in
shields, buckles, and other items
worn by Crusaders.
- Romantic: A passionate
gemstone that inspires love and
mutual attraction. Enhances libido
(physical desire) as well as balances
the wearer's sexual energy (drive).
A variety of colors,
the most popular being red or green.
Red The color
of physical energy, passion and desire.
Red relates to the emotions.
- Too much and we become
agitated, angry, or even violent.
- Too little
and we become lethargic, cautious,
Devoted to Goals:
Women Executives, Business women,
Researchers, Scientists, Doctors
Warriors, Soldiers, Heath Care Professionals,
Policemen, Sheriff, Deputy, Coast
Guard, Army , Navy, Marines, Prison
heart, lungs, and blood. Anemia,
high blood pressure, low blood pressure,
detoxing and strengthening blood , exhaustion,
inflammation, muscles, kidneys, gallstones.
Provides regeneration and balance. Draws
negativity away from the chakras. Protection
from toxins, depression, anemia and
Garnet is included in
and Success Jewelry - Because
of its affect on business relationships,
its ability to inspire, motivate,
and attract, Garnet has been chosen
for our Career and Success Jewelry.
Love and Romance Jewelry Because
it inspires both physical and
emotional attraction, it is also included
in our Unconditional Love and Romance
- Wedding Jewelry -
Because of its ability to bring a
deep spiritual commitment and stability
to relationships, representing profound
love and devotion, it is included
in our Wedding Jewelry.
and Creativity Jewelry - Because
it can spark that inner fire and enhance
imagination and creative powers, and
the ability to control the flow of
energy which can help to remove
creative blocks, garnet in included
in our Inspiring Creativity Jewelry.
- Valued as a protection stone by
warriors in almost every ancient society.
Bohemian garnet is only found in Bohemia and
was valued for it's beauty and supposed curative
and uplifting effects. Garnet jewelry is varied
in style and garnets themselves range from
multi-faceted reflectors of rich deep reds
to cabochons, juicy as pomegranate seeds.
They also come in almost all colors except
Garnets were mounted in low and higher karat
yellow gold, gold plate and mixed metal settings
and more recently in sterling. The history
of garnet jewelry goes back hundreds of years
and it is no wonder when you see how glorious
they are. Bohemian garnet jewelry is known
for it's encrusted close-set stones which
are often rose cut and sometimes combined
with larger cabochons and faceted stones.
(Bohemia became Czechoslovakia after WWI.)
as a gemstone had its heyday in the Victorian
era when other dark "anti-gems"
such as pyrite and jet were also popular.
Garnets were thought to be a malady for blood
disorders or anger. Pyrope is the name of
the deep red, orange-red or purplish garnet.
The major source of garnet gems from the Renaissance
through the Victorian Era were the "Bohemian
" pyrope deposits in the vicinity of
Trebenice, Czechoslovakia, thus the name Bohemian
Garnets are real garnets (often imitated in
glass) that were mined from a certain mountain
region in Bohemia, now long exhausted of its
garnets, never to be found again. They are
characterized by their intensely rich deep
red color. Garnet jewelry, prolific during
the Victorian era, has long been a favorite
of antique jewelry lovers. These older garnets
may also be referred to as Bohemian garnets
because of their origin.
garnets range mostly in the lighter orange
reds to watery reds and come mostly from India.
Garnets are very plentiful today but the quality
of Bohemian garnets has never been matched.
Learn about antique jewelry and period jewelry.
Silver Bohemian Garnet Necklace c.1910
Silver Bohemian Garnet Necklace c.1910
is the loveliest Bohemian garment necklace
we have seen in a long time! Edwardian period
and a real stunner. Measures 16 & 1/4"
long opened out. Weights 25.87 grams. The
necklace is made of rose cut garnets and silver
(acid tested for silver, no marks), that had
been gilded but with time the gild is almost
gone. The push in clasp works fine and there
are two further loops either side of the clasp
for a safety chain if required. All the stones
are present and the necklace is in very good
condition with no damage to report.
THE MEANINGS OF GARNET
GARNET - The stone of love
Base Chakra - 1st and 2nd - awakens the Kundalini
with: Aries, Virgo, Capricorn, Leo and Aquarius
Normally considered as January birthstone, Garnets
also work well for those born under the sun signs
of Aries, Leo, & Virgo.
Raphael is the Archangel for those in need of healing,
wholeness, and unity and he is affiliated with the
colors green and deep pink.
to the number #2
Inspires romantic love, passion,
stability, sensuality, sexuality, intimacy, positive
thoughts, inspiration, energy, personal success,
career success, social popularity, self confidence,
fertility, persistence, stamina, survival, passion,
intimacy, power, empowerment, motivation, assertion,
ambition, respect, fame, glory, renown and increased