Raw Gemstone Drop Necklaces - Garnet
Raw garnet is made into a sweet pendant, a perfect layering piece or wear alone.
Garnets are the January birthstone.
Garnets are often gifted to a loved one before traveling. Believed to aid in the healing of broken bonds of love. Garnets are also thought to aide in the treatment of melancholy & depression. Believed to be supportive of a courageous & passionate heart. Most commonly stones are dark red, maroon, but also come in beautiful greens.
A genuine garnet gemstone is capped with a gold plated bail, and hangs from a delicate chain.
Chain is brass with gold plating, approximately 16" from clasp to end, but can extend an additional 1.5"L.
Plated metal jewelry is Fashion Jewelry. It won't last forever, but with reasonable care it can last several years. Interactions with salt water, chlorine, high humidity, sweat & other chemicals like perfume, lotions, hair sprays, will dull the metal & most likely discolor. Over time the plated gold will eventually wear off.
Take off in between bathing, swimming, avoid getting wet or leaving in high humidity environments like bathrooms.
Your fashion jewelry is pretty, fun & didn't break the bank, if you take care of it, it can last a good long while.
Wear in good health & happy vibes.