Propose in gorgeous style with a garnet engagement ring. The deep red of garnet pairs wonderfully with white gold or platinum along with romantic rose gold. Symbolizing love and compassion, a garnet engagement ring is the perfect expression of your love. This long-lasting gemstone is a popular choice for unique rings and breathtaking designs.
Garnet has long been a symbol of love, compassion and friendship. It is also the birthstone for January and the gemstone for the second anniversary.
Is garnet suitable for an engagement ring?
A garnet makes for a stylish and unique alternative to diamond engagement rings, and you may be able to afford a much larger center stone with garnet. While durable enough for daily wear, garnet gemstones are more prone to chipping than diamonds, so take care to avoid rough wear, remove when doing work with your hards, and inspect regularly.
Can garnets be worn daily?
Yes! With a Mohs rating of 6.5 to 7.5, garnets are just durable enough for daily wear, provided you take care and prevent exposure to hard blows or rough wear.
Garnet is a popular choice for those who want to stand out from the crowd. It's durable enough for daily wear and offers a unique engagement ring style that’s sure to steal the spotlight.
What do garnet engagement rings mean?
Engagement rings with garnet symbolize everlasting commitment and love. Many people also believe that garnet inspires devotion and calms conflict.
What wedding band matches red engagement rings?
A garnet wedding band or one with rubies can match these gemstone engagement rings. If you’re looking to pair a band that lets the garnet shine, consider matching the garnet engagement ring with a diamond or plain metal wedding ring.
Do garnets scratch easily?
Garnet is a 6.5 to 7.5 on the Mohs scale. This means it’s more durable than softer gems such as pearls, but it can be damaged if special care is not taken. Avoid wearing garnet rings when engaging in strenuous activities.
Are there different colors of garnet available for engagement rings?
Garnet is known for its red hues. We offer engagement rings featuring many styles of garnet including the traditional deep reds and lighter rosier rhodolite garnets.