Luana Coonen is known for jewelry that is close to nature, high-quality, and reflects the mystery, movement, and creativity of nature. You will find a variety of materials, including polycarbonate, colored sapphires, and precious metals. All of her jewelry is handmade by her and her assistants, with a focus on socially responsible techniques by working with Fair Trade gemstones, antique diamonds, recycled metals, and carefully sourced and fully traceable materials.
Luana was born and raised in Hawaii and studied Jewelry and Metalsmithing in the Bay Area of California. In 2021, she moved her bustling studio from Sebastapol, California to Paonia, Colorado. Her work has been covered by the New York Times, and San Francisco Chronicle, and she is a two-time recipient of the Niche award. Luana’s work has been featured in movies and shows, including those worn by Jennifer Aniston and Rachel Ray.