Archive for the ‘Miscellaneous’ Category

  • Sisters of the Rings

    October 20, 2017 Geek, Miscellaneous, Nature 0 Comment
    Custom thumb rings by Takayas, inspired by Aragorn and Legolas from Lord of the Rings, shown on top of a map of Middle Earth. Middle Earth image source: attribution: By OffensiveArtist (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

    If you think you need to be getting married to order a custom ring, think again. These two sterling silver thumb rings were commissioned to celebrate a different kind of relationship: the bond between sisters. According to our client, Kristen, this custom design concept all started with an offhand comment…

  • Wanderlust Anchor Themed Engagement Ring

    Wanderlust anchor themed engagement ring by Takayas Custom Jewelry

    We love making special engagement rings that encapsulate the shared interests of our customers. Quite often, that shared interest is a video game like Final Fantasy, or a beloved movie like Star Wars… this particular couple loves to travel together! David and Alison first met in Melbourne and started talking…

  • Pokemon Inspired Yellow Sapphire Pikachu Bracelet


    We loved working with Melissa to design this custom 14K gold and yellow sapphire Pikachu inspired bracelet. We had previously worked with Melissa and her husband Mike to design their custom Mew and Legend of Zelda wedding rings several years ago, so when she reached out to us with her bracelet idea,…

  • How to Design a Custom Geek Engagement Ring


    First off, congratulations on getting ready to propose! You’ve met the Healer to  your Tank, crossed all of Middle Earth/Deep Space/Westeros to find your One, and now you want to propose with the perfect ring because it’s dangerous to go alone (take this!): we can help. We specialize in custom geek…

  • 18K Solitaire Ring With An All Gold Center Stone

    July 08, 2016 Miscellaneous 0 Comment
    18K yellow gold solitaire ring with an all gold center stone

    Many years ago Jonathan remembered that his wife, Sophia, saw a solid gold center stone ring and fell in love with it. We had a wonderful time working with him to bring such a unique, sentimental piece to life. He presented this 18K gold solitaire ring to her on Mother’s…

  • Happy Holidays!

    December 24, 2015 Miscellaneous 0 Comment
    Christmas 2015 Takayas Custom Jewelry

    We really must have one of the best jobs in the world, and it’s 100% because of all of our customers who make it worthwhile.   It’s been a crazy, exciting year for us, and this holiday season we’re grateful for all of the couples who have been kind enough to…

  • Serpentine Crystal Tiara for Swarovski Bridal Book

    August 28, 2015 Miscellaneous, Nature 0 Comment
    tiara featured image

    This year, Takayas Custom Jewelry is happy to announce that our Serpentine Tiara was picked to be featured in Swarovski’s 2016 Gem Visions Bridal Book. Each year Swarovski releases their Gem Visions Bridal Book, identifying the trends they believe will shape bridal jewelry in the year to come. For their…

  • Beware of Takayas Mizuno Custom Jewelry Design Imitations

    March 04, 2014 Miscellaneous 1 Comment
    grunge warning stamp

    WARNING!!!!! Beware of  imitation Takayas Mizuno custom jewelry. I have recently discovered that a few companies are selling Takayas Custom Jewelry designs and claiming that they are by me . Please note that these rings/jewelry are not made by me and we did not give any company permission to sell…

  • Welcome

    July 17, 2013 Miscellaneous 2 Comments

    Friends and customers have suggested we maintain a blog on Takayas Custom Jewelry, So with everyone’s request, here it is. We will try to keep it informative as well as interesting. We will let you know our Customers Stories, our adventures with our crazy creations we create for our customers,…