About Us

Our Brand

Illuminated by the sun,
the earth creates life.

TILLA is a coined word that represented the blazing sun (the sun is called TIDA in Okinawa dialect) Then the EARTH is a word that means giving birth and creation.
We appreciate for the nature of Ishigaki Island which benefited from the sun and the earth. We name our brand after TILLA EARTH.

Design inspired by the nature of
Ishigaki Island.

The design motive of TILLA EARTH is dazzling sun of Ishigaki Island , the sea of emerald blue, beautiful coral reef, brilliant green, subtropical flowers bloom all the year and lots of rich nature of Ishigaki Island.

By wearing our accessories, we wish you would receive the power of the nature and a feeling of healing on the island.

Skillful producing by creators.

All jewelry is made in the atelier of Ishigaki Island and it's Hand made. The creators are making a piece of jewelry with all their heart. Living in Ishigaki Island , feeling the nature of Ishigaki Island and creating jewelries are the things that we cherish.


  • Portlait of Shizuo Taira

    Shizuo Taira


    Born in Ishigaki Island in 1970. Established TILLA EARTH in June 2000, after 8 years working experience at an import trading company in Tokyo. Opened a store in Ishigaki Island in September 2005. Launched a sister brand "BRANCHES by TILLA EARTH" in 2011.

  • Portlait of Kahori Taira

    Kahori Taira


    Born in Kagawa prefecture. Worked at a jewelry company in Tokyo and worked on various brands of jewelry as a designer. Worked as a freelance after marriage. Involved in launching TILLA EARTH.