| who we are |
J. ANDREW started as a men's jewelry line in 2015 in Wichita, Kansas. Known for beaded natural-stone beaded bracelets, J. ANDREW launched their wholesale business in 2016.
Today, J. ANDREW can be found in boutiques across the U.S.A. and has expanded to include men's & women's jewelry, bandanas, bags, limited edition clothing and other accessories. We gather inspiration from the world around us and provide quality products we're proud to sell. We combine West-Coast style with heartland quality.
Every J. ANDREW piece is crafted by artisans in the heart of downtown Wichita, KS.
| The designer |
BORN IN A SMALL KANSAS TOWN, JAVAN ANDREW GREW UP WITH A LOVE FOR TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE. “ESCAPING” TO AUSTRALIA THE DAY AFTER HIS HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION, JAVAN BECAME FASCINATED WITH EXPERIENCING OTHER CULTURES & COUNTRIES. HE RETURNED TO KANSAS AND MOVED TO WICHITA WHERE HE WORKED FOR A MEN’S SPECIALTY STORE AS A MEN’S ACCESSORY BUYER.
JAVAN BEGAN DESIGNING AND CREATING JEWELRY FOR HIMSELF AFTER BEING DISAPPOINTED BY A LACK OF QUALITY & UNIQUE MEN’S ACCESSORIES. LEARNING FROM THE CREATIVE, LOCAL DESIGNERS IN THE WICHITA ART SCENE, JAVAN BEGAN SHOWCASING AND SELLING HIS JEWELRY IN ART SHOWS AND GALLERIES.
STILL INSPIRED BY HIS TRAVELS AND THE MANY DIVERSE CULTURES HE ENCOUNTERS EVERYDAY, J. ANDREW NOW INCLUDES MEN’S & WOMEN’S JEWELRY AND ACCESSORIES. J. ANDREW IS PROUDLY MADE IN THE HEART OF WICHITA, KANSAS.