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Global jewelry brand ALEX AND ANI coming to Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center

The popular eco-conscious jewelry and accessories brand is best known for its meaningful charm bangles designed to positively empower and connect humanity

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (June 24, 2016) — Booming jewelry and accessories brand ALEX AND ANI is set to open its first Southern California storefronts at Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center this fall.

The company—best known for the expandable wire charm bangle—uses recycled materials with eco-conscious processes to create its collection of jewelry, which now includes bracelets, necklaces, rings and earrings.

Charms carry motivational messages and symbols such as Hand of Fatima, Path of Life and Lotus Peace Petals.

Prices start at $10 for Chain Station Necklace charms; $28 for the signature expandable wire bracelets and rings, with most pieces under $100.

“ALEX AND ANI has an undeniably passionate customer base for its collection of fun and meaningful jewelry,” said Easther Liu, chief marketing officer for Irvine Company Retail Properties. “We’re excited they’ve chosen Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center to open its first Southern California locations.”

ALEX AND ANI will be next to Urban Decay at Fashion Island and Giant Wheel Court at Irvine Spectrum Center.

About Irvine Company Retail Properties
Irvine Company Retail Properties’ portfolio features a distinguished collection of 42 shopping centers, including three celebrated regional centers, Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum Center and The Market Place, and a diverse mix of neighborhood and community centers. Irvine Company Retail Properties has recently welcomed several exclusive retailers to its unique collection of stores and restaurants, including Hopdoddy Burger Bar, Sushi Roku, TAPS Fish House & Brewery, Mendocino Farms, Nespresso, Nike Women’s, Urban Decay, Del Frisco’s Grille and more. For more information, please visit

ALEX AND ANI creates meaningful, eco-conscious jewelry and accessories to positively empower and connect humanity. Carolyn Rafaelian, founder, CEO, and chief creative officer, designs each piece. Carolyn believes that every individual has his or her own positive energy to share with the world. By incorporating powerful symbolism and personal meaning into each product, ALEX AND ANI provides a vehicle for consumers to express their individuality. The company is passionate about the wellbeing of our planet, our communities, and our individual paths. ALEX AND ANI uses recycled materials with eco-conscious processes. Its CHARITY BY DESIGN division has strengthened non-profit organizations through innovative partnerships and collaborative experiences, resulting in donations of more than $30 million. An Inc. 500 Company, ALEX AND ANI has retail stores as well as retail partners worldwide. ALEX AND ANI products are proudly designed and crafted in America and made with love. The company’s World Headquarters is located in the greater Providence, Rhode Island area. Please visit for more information.