Garnet has a glassy appearance, often red or reddish-brown. One of the oldest stones used for decorative purposes, the name is believed to derive from "granatum", Latin for pomegranate, whose seeds its colour resembles. Associated with fire, passion and strength.
Accompanied by a card detailing the birthstone month, stone name and extra facts. Cat and card are supplied in a "Lucky Gemstone Cat" velveteen drawstring pouch.