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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...
Pokémon’s Eevee and The Legend of Zelda Inspired Alexandrite Engagment Ring
This week’s blog is a tale of one man’s creativity woven with another man’s love for his beloved girlfriend. Juan reached out to Takayas on a quest for an engagement ring that transcends the ordinary. With the enchanting worlds of...
The Spirit of Studio Ghibli and Laputa: Castle in the Sky Inspired Engagement Ring
With the long-awaited recent release of The Boy and the Heron, Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli’s latest artistic collaboration, we are reminded of Jonathan’s jewelry journey with Takayas a couple of years ago. With his heart brimming with love and...
Heartfelt Castlevania Inspired Heart-Shaped Diamond Engagement Ring
In the heart of Los Angeles, where creativity knows no bounds, our studio became the meeting ground for an intriguing request. Hailing from the picturesque landscape of Canada, a DJ named Stephen walked through our doors with a unique vision...
Beyblade Dranzer and Furry Friends Inspired Engagement Ring
In the enchanting world of bespoke jewelry, our latest tale tells the story of a gentleman from across the pond who contacted Takayas about creating an extraordinary engagement ring for his feline and phoenix-loving girlfriend. In Jeegar and Sam’s jewelry...
Kingdom Hearts and Digimon Inspired Rings with a Playful Instinctoy Touch
Desmond contacted us for a pair of rings to affirm his future with his partner Joshua. With Kingdom Hearts and Digimon dear to their hearts, they were the natural choices for their rings’ motifs. Additionally, they wanted to find a...
Glistening Ocean Waves Engagement Ring
Ready to start a new chapter with his girlfriend, Charlie contacted Takayas for an engagement ring. He shared that the ocean was deeply meaningful to his beloved thalassophile – ocean lover - partner as well as to them as a...
Elvish Dragon Age and The Lord of the Rings Inspired Ruby and Moonstone Ring
Kelly reached out to Takayas for a ring that would evoke the feeling of Dalish Elves, Elvhenan, or Orlesian aesthetics of Dragon Age blended with the organic motifs inspired by The Lord of the Rings. She requested a deep red...
A Deeply Meaningful The Legend of Zelda Inspired Ring
Earlier this year, Takayas received a request for one of his favorite motifs for jewelry – The Legend of Zelda. In fact, many years ago when he was just starting out as a jewelry designer, Takayas’ unique jewelry artistry was...
Pokémon Ho-oh and Lugia Inspired Engagement Ring
Marriage is considered the ultimate partnership with two distinct individuals coming together to create a beautiful union. Christopher wanted the Pokémon inspired engagement ring he commissioned for Maria to embody this sentiment. With a heart full of love, Christopher reached...
X-Files Inspired Engagement Ring
Did you know that Takayas is an X-Files fan? The X-Files was a big hit in Japan when it came out, and he eagerly anticipated watching the series each week before he moved to the US. To Takayas’ delight, we...
Mischievous Moogle Inspired Engagement Ring
"Moogles are one of her favorite things, they are cute and mischievous just like she is," said Evan about his partner Alice. When he reached out to us to commission an engagement ring, Evan was sure of two things. He...
Your Name Anime Inspired Engagement Ring
While all our projects are special, this week’s engagement ring holds an especially dear place in our hearts. JR, a former Takayas team member, is engaged! While JR has moved on to another career path, he learned the intricacies of...
Cherry Blossom Disney and Kingdom Hearts Inspired Engagement Ring
An engagement ring can embody so many aspects of a couple’s relationship. Jerry reached out to us with his heart brimming full of meaningful sentiments that he wanted to express in the engagement ring he planned to propose with on...
Cave Story Iron Bond Inspired Engagement Ring
We received joyous news last month that our friend Patrick proposed to his high school sweetheart. Close friends accompanied the dapper couple and helped them document the beach proposal. When Patrick first reached out to us, he envisioned a ring...
Toi et Moi California Dreaming Engagement Ring
A soon-to-be engaged nature-loving Californian couple reached out to us for their engagement ring. They wanted a ring that encapsulated all the majesty that the Golden State had to offer in a stylish Toi et Moi ring. A Toi et...