Garnet is one of the most ancient gemstones in the world. Its color reminded the ancient Greeks pomegranate seed and they gave the gem its name. Garnets were heavily traded in early Roman times and were used as bullet in ancient Asia because the gems were believed to cause more fatal wounds. Garnet jewelry is available in a wide range of colors though the most well-known are red gems. Demantoid, pyrope, rhodolite, tsavorite are some of the garnet's types used in jewelry. Rich, deep wine red garnet with a flashy sparkle is the most valued gem. Brilliant tangerine, pure orange garnets with no greenish undertones or muddy brown are also highly valuable. The most expensive variety of gem is Madagascar garnet. Garnet is said to have the healing power to regulate the blood flow and the heart and to cure depression. There was a tradition between friends who should part to exchange garnets to ensure that they would meet again one day. Here you can enjoy beautiful and high quality garnet rings at the most affordable prices. Glorious 14k white gold garnet rings are available along with elegant 10k gold garnet rings and unusual yellow gold garnet and diamond rings. Garnet ring is a great gift idea for 2nd and 6th anniversary and for people born in January.