These dainty garnet drop earrings dangle about 1″ from the earlobe. The style is simple and minimalist, and the deep rich stone color pairs beautifully with the sterling silver findings.
Garnet is the traditional birthstone for the month of January, so it’s a perfect birthday gift for those with the zodiac signs Capricorn and Aquarius. (Jan 1st – 19th = Capricorn / Jan 20th – 31st = Aquarius)
MEASUREMENTS + MATERIALS:
✭ Measure about 1.25″ long total, or about 1″ from the base of the earlobe.
✭ Hand crafted using genuine garnet stone, sterling silver wire + sterling silver earring hooks
The pair shown here is representative of the style and quality that you’ll receive; due to their handcrafted nature each pair will have minor variances. One of the photos shows them next to a ruler for scale.
FOLKLORIC PROPERTIES ✫
Garnet is an ancient gemstone – it has been found in Egyptian tombs. Its deep red color has often been associated with love, vitality, life force, and protection. Many cultures have viewed garnet as a symbol of love and friendship, and it was often given as a token to loved ones before travel, in hopes that it would aid their safe return.
✫ I share these old tales out of a love of folklore and storytelling, they’re not intended as medical or spiritual advice. Believe it if you need it, if you don’t just pass it on ♥