By Amanda Gizzi
New year, new you, new jewelry. There isn’t a better way to celebrate birthdays than with gorgeous baubles.

January babies have the privilege of kick-starting the year of birthstone festivities with garnet, a versatile gemstone worth celebrating.

From rhodolite garnet to spessartine garnet and mandarin garnet to tsavorite garnet, the gem proves it is as diverse as the individuals who wear it.

Here are a few Amanda’s Style File selects for those born in the first month of the year.

Get the Daily News >

Brought To You By

National Jeweler

Fine Jewelry Industry News

Since 1906, National Jeweler has been the must-read news source for smart jewelry professionals--jewelry retailers, designers, buyers, manufacturers, and suppliers. From market analysis to emerging jewelry trends, we cover the important industry topics vital to the everyday success of jewelry professionals worldwide. National Jeweler delivers the most urgent jewelry news necessary for running your day-to-day jewelry business here, and via our daily e-newsletter, website and other specialty publications, such as "The State of the Majors." National Jeweler is published by Jewelers of America, the leading nonprofit jewelry association in the United States.