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Luxury Healing Crystal Jewelry Designer Anné Gangel Shares Her Must-Haves

Anna Dunn | May 21, 2019 | Lifestyle


As a self-described “purveyor of good wishes,” Anné Gangel curates positive vibes through her eponymous line of chic healing crystal jewelry ($200-$5,000, What began in 2010 in a tiny studio in Denver has evolved into a celeb-loved brand with studios in Newport Beach and Los Angeles. “Ancient cultures have utilized the power of crystals to release physical, mental and spiritual blockages for years,” says Gangel. Among the eclectic offering: earrings, rings, bracelets and necklaces featuring Gangel’s favorite gems—moonstone (“stone of new beginnings”), turquoise (“helps you speak your truth”) and labradorite (“stone of change and transformation”)—among others, and set in sterling silver and 14K gold, and 18K gold and platinum upon request. Here, Gangel lets us in on a few of her favorite things.


“This all-natural, superfood, certified-organic, non-GMO face balm is the bomb with hemp seed oil, acai and elderberry.”

Brilliant Feather beauty balm, $98, by O’o Hawaii at Neiman Marcus, Fashion Island


“The cropped Kate skinny jeans are my everyday go-to.”

$425, by R13 Denim at Mi Place, Corona del Mar Plaza and Laguna Niguel


“You’ll find me at Blackie’s Beach at 26th Street a few mornings a week.”


“This scent takes me back to my youth.”

Tubereuse candle, $65, Diptyque, South Coast Plaza


“Falling stars and astrology have always inspired me to wish big and shoot for the stars. Stars also symbolize imagination and opportunity, and offer a sense of cosmic spiritual guidance.”

Star diamond lariat, $898,


“I’m obsessed with how this concentrated serum makes my skin look and feel.”

Blue Diamond concentrate, $410, by Omorovicza at Nordstrom, South Coast Plaza


“This ancient protection symbol has always been incorporated into my designs; it works to ward off negative energies and harmful spirits. Actress Neve Campbell bought these in blue sapphire.”

14K gold Protective Eye earrings, $644,


Photography by: Blackie’s beach photo by LaurenBrookeM/iStock; Portrait by Ashley Barrett