MALIBU, CA — Laguna Beach-based jewelry brand gorjana is opening a retail store at Malibu Country Mart, it was announced Thursday.
The brand’s full collection of necklaces, rings, earrings and bracelets will be available for purchase in the store, which will also include light wood trim details, brass hardware details, living greenery and Bohemian shibori fabrics.
“We’re always looking for communities that not only have meaning for the brand’s business model, but also ones that we feel a personal connection to. Malibu is an easy fit,” said founder and designer Gorjana Reidel. “We hope the stores will provide a space where our customers can really get to know our brand, step inside, and feel instantly welcomed and inspired.”
Reidel has always drawn inspiration from the natural world around her, which is a perfect fit for the Orange County seaside lifestyle. Gorjana’s jewelry is meant to be “stacked, layered, and inhabited,” the press release reads.
The new location will offer coastal design elements and a welcoming, airy space, according to Gorjana’s press release. The 500 square foot store will feature on-site engraving for their bespoke collection, as well as hand-picked crystals from Gorjana herself, which will be featured on a gemstone collection wall for customers to learn more about. on the meaning of each stone. A beautiful custom hand-dyed tapestry created by Lauren Williams will also be on display and will pay homage to the brand’s roots by reflecting the Laguna coastline, the press release reads.
The price of Gorjana jewelry ranges from $30 to $200. Malibu Country Mart is located at 3835 Cross Creek Rd, Malibu, CA 90265.