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Total Solar Eclipse Engagement Ring: Love in the Shadow of the Eclipse
In the wake of the awe-inspiring Great American Eclipse of April 2024, amidst the cosmic spectacle that captured the world's imagination, Fred found himself embarking on a celestial journey of his own. He sought out Takayas to commission a bespoke...
Final Fantasy Ring - A Final Fantasy Engagement Ring Inspired by FFXIV Elpis Flower and Ninja Class
Takayas had the pleasure of collaborating with Andrew on his quest for the perfect engagement ring at the end of last year. Andrew took great care in providing thoughtful notes and inspirational images for the Final Fantasy XIV inspired ring....
Edenchoir and Rinoa Final Fantasy XIV and VIII Moonstone Engagement Ring
An admirer of Takayas’ custom designs for several years, Calvin began following his work online when he came across his Final Fantasy XIII inspired rings. As fate would have it, Calvin’s admiration would evolve into a poignant collaboration, culminating in...
Japanese Garden of Delight Cherry Blossom Engagement Ring
Embarking on a journey to encapsulate the essence of his love for his girlfriend Ashley, Brandon sought the expertise of Takayas to transform his dream into tangible beauty. He visited our Los Angeles studio for a consultation to discuss the...
Fantastical Evenstar and Lego Inspired Engagement Ring
With a passion for the fantastical, Takayas finds solace and inspiration within the realms of fantasy. To his delight, Hayden requested an engagement ring for his partner Alexis that was imbued with the realms of Dungeons and Dragons and the...
Romantic Rare Rose-Cut Rustic Diamond Wedding Ring Redesign
“We have the belief that even though things are old, they can be regenerated and become new,” was the sentiment behind Robert’s custom ring for Janel, his beloved wife of ten years. He requested Takayas to transform Janel’s original wedding...
Zora Sapphire and Chrono Trigger Inspired Engagement Ring
Takayas was honored with a commission for a truly extraordinary ring when Kevin reached out to us last year. Together for fourteen years with his beloved Celicia, the next milestone of their relationship awaited. Kevin envisioned an engagement ring that...
Nature Inspired Volcanic Art Nouveau and Art Deco Ring
In the world of bespoke jewelry, each piece tells a unique story, intertwining the essence of the wearer with the artistry of the creator. Kayse commissioned Takayas to create a ring for Sam, his beloved partner of many years, and...
Kingdom Hearts and Star Wars Inspired Engagement Ring
This week we feature a ring crafted by Takayas that was commissioned with love by Alex for Steffi, his girlfriend of 10 years, to take the next step in their precious union. Inspired by the captivating worlds of Star Wars...
The Claddagh Ring: An Irish Symbol of Love, Loyalty, and Friendship
As St. Patrick’s Day approaches, it’s time to delve into the Takayas’ designs for one of Ireland’s most iconic treasures: the Claddagh ring. The traditional Irish symbol of love, loyalty, and friendship has captivated hearts around the world for centuries....
Cardcaptor Sakura Inspired Engagement Ring
From the tranquil gardens of Kyoto to the minimalist interiors of Tokyo’s contemporary architecture, the Japanese approach to design speaks volumes about elegance in simplicity. Imagine blending this serene aesthetic with the whimsical charm of Cardcaptor Sakura, the beloved anime...
Final Fantasy VII Inspired Rings
Step into the world of Final Fantasy VII with out latest blog post. In celebration of Final Fantasy VII Rebirth’s release this week, we’re showcasing four stunning designs inspired by the iconic characters and landscapes of this beloved RPG. Takayas...
Fruits Basket and Chinese Zodiac Inspired Engagement Ring
This week we are delighted to feature a ring that was inspired by the enchanting realms of the animals that encompass the world of the anime Fruits Basket and the Chinese Zodiac. When Benjamin contacted us, he envisioned a ring...
A Dragon Inspired Engagement Ring for an Auspicious Lunar New Year
With the Lunar New Year upon us, we feature a ring that captures the essence of a most auspicious creature – the dragon! In a serendipitous twist of fate, a couple whose engagement ring was stolen reached out to Takayas...
Ethereal Anime Inspired Alexandrite Engagement Ring
Manni envisioned an engagement ring infused with a harmonious blend of futurist and organic aesthetics. Her inspiration stemmed from the magical words of Sailor Moon, One Piece and Onmyoji as well as the artwork of her favorite illustrator, Ibuki Satsuki....
His and Hers The Legend of Zelda Wedding Rings
This week we feature a pair of wedding rings that boast iconic and sacred symbols from The Legend of Zelda. The couple, Michael and Beth, each separately reached out to Takayas to commission each other’s bespoke wedding rings. While coordinating...
Elvish Moon Engagement Ring
In the heart of Takayas’ studio, where dreams become reality, Takayas crafted Nicholas’ engagement ring for his partner Melanie. It all began when Nicholas reached out to us with a touching commission request that left us swooning. Not only did...
Articuno Pokémon Inspired Wedding Band with Classic Style
One of the many great joys of creating custom jewelry is that we meet people from all over the world. Takayas was delighted to hear from Elaine and Remco who hail from The Netherlands. They sought to commission a custom...
One Piece Inspired Wedding Ring Set
As we bid farewell to another incredible year of crafting extraordinary stories through custom jewelry, there's no better way to conclude our blog series than by showcasing Kenneth's One Piece-inspired engagement ring and wedding band set. As a huge fan...
Elvish The Lord of the Rings Inspired Emerald Ring
Traveling from a picturesque Northern California oasis, an elvish gentlewoman made her journey to the concrete jungle of Downtown Los Angeles’ jewelry district to visit Takayas. Her mission was one of love and remembrance to create several rings that would...
Glowing FFXIV’s Nirvana Zeta Engagement Ring
Knowing his girlfriend’s fondness for Takayas’ one-of-a-kind Final Fantasy inspired jewelry creations, Garrett reached out to us to create a bespoke engagement ring. Garrett requested the ring feature a stylish kite-shaped center stone and a design imbued with the magic...