TSUNAGARU-KATACHI

SHARING CEREMONY

“Tsunagaru-Katachi” (linked shapes) is a concept that creates two rings out of the same billet, or block, of Mokumegane.
You can choose your favorite design and, if you are in Japan, also experience the Sharing ceremony. The “Tsunagaru Katachi” concept has won several awards, including the Japanese “Good Design Award”, the “Reddot Design Award” and the “iF Design Award”. We also won the “GERMAN DESIGN AWARD” and received Featured Finalist from the “IDEA”.

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TSUNAGARU-KATACHI FOR COUPLES

The ring that creates a special bond with your partner.

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The ring that has a unique wood grain pattern

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It can be split into two rings.

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By your very own hands

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The one ring turns into two

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As witness to a couple bonded for eternity

THE SPECIAL MOMENT

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The two connected rings

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Are held above and below one another

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And are brought together

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Achieving their eternal form at that moment

Sharing ceremony detail
*The text is only in Japanese but you can see more images/photo.

Our Engagement Ring and Wedding Bands are made out of the same sheet of Mokume gane.

Engagement Ring and Wedding Bands
Three rings, an Engagement Ring and Wedding Bands can be made from the same base sheet of Mokume gane. These are the Stackable Ring set.

World Top Design Awards

MOKUMEGANEYA has won the world top design awards with “Tsunagaru-Katachi”.

In 2019 IDEA Featured Finalist
In 2019 GERMAN DESIGN AWARD Winning
In 2018 iF DESIGN AWARD Winning
In 2017 Red Dot Design Award Winning
In 2017 GERMAN DESIGN AWARD Nominated
In 2016 Red Dot Design Award Winning
In 2015 GOOD DESIGN AWARD Winning
In 2012 Red Dot Design Award Winning

GOOD DESIGN AWARD

Good Design Award has been a sole comprehensive design evaluation and commendation system in Japan since 1957. Many companies and designers from both inside and outside of Japan participate in the activity to enhance the industry or the quality of life through the design. “G Mark”, the symbol of the award has been recognized widely as a mark representing good design. Just like Pentel, a Japanese stationary brand, Long-Life Design Award is given to the designs that have been the foundation of society for many years.

Red Dot Design Award

The distinction “Red Dot” has become established internationally as one of the most sought-after seals of quality for good design. In order to appraise the diversity in the field of design in a professional manner, the award breaks down into three disciplines: Red Dot Award: Product Design, Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design and Red Dot Award: Design Concept. Each competition is organized once every year. Famous innovative companies, such as Apple, Dyson, and BMW, have been selected for Red Dot Award.

iF DESIGN AWARD

The iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design prizes in the world. For 65 years, designers and manufacturers have strived to win the internationally renowned iF label for design. Winning an iF DESIGN AWARD is a seal of quality for exceptional design and outstanding services. For consumers and users, it is a symbol they can trust. The latest trends, innovation and uniqueness are reflected in the awarded submissions in the following disciplines: Product, Packaging, Communication, Interior Architecture, Professional Concept, Service / UX and Architecture. Companies that have created innovative designs, such as Apple, Ferrari and IBM, are selected for iF DESIGN AWARD.

GERMAN DESIGN AWARD

The German Design Award directly contributes to the overall commercial success. Prizes will only be awarded to projects that truly represent pioneering contributions to the German and international design landscape. The highly esteemed, international jury guarantees this. The German Design Award identifies and presents unique design trends: a competition that advances the design-oriented scene.

IDEA

The International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) is one of the longest running and most prestigious design awards programs in existence. Each year, thousands of entries are submitted by design teams across the globe, making IDEA one of the largest and most widely anticipated annual awards programs in the world.