Temple of the Sun Ceremonial

Temple of the Sun Ceremonial is for those looking to honour themselves, a loved one or a moment of significance, in Temple of the Sun's signature modern ancient style.

With a selection of symbolic designs including engagement rings, wedding bands, promise rings or a beautiful gift to oneself or another, all creations are destined to become timeless heirlooms of enduring love.

All styles are designed by co-founder and creative director Yonna Derofe who skilfully weaves archetypal symbols of love and devotion into contemporary silhouettes brought to life in ethical and responsibly sourced solid gold and precious gemstones.

Ceremonial captures the perennial desirability and luxurious quality of pure gold, and when paired with precious gemstones, the power to speak to significant experiences in ones life.

Handmade in Byron Bay

All Temple of the Sun Ceremonial styles are designed by co-founder and creative director Yonna Derofe and hand-crafted in our Byron Bay studio located within our HQ and boutique space. Like much of our solid gold jewellery our Ceremonial offering is proudly certified Australian Made.

Responsible Materials

Our Ceremonial jewellery is an expression of our commitment to integrity, we are proud to use accredited ethical and sustainable materials in our designs.

Recycled and responsibly sourced gold

Our 14K & 18K yellow solid gold jewellery is ethically hand-crafted in our Byron Bay, Australia studio using recycled and responsibly sourced gold. Our gold suppliers are accredited and independently audited against the RJC Code of Practices – an international standard on responsible business practices for gold and platinum group metals. The Code of Practices addresses human rights, labour rights, environmental impact, mining practices, product disclosure and many more important topics in the jewellery supply chain.

Ethical Gemstones and Diamonds

We use RJC approved precious gemstones where possible including natural diamonds accredited with the Kimberley Process (KPCS), a certification set up by the United Nations General Assembly Resolution to ensure transparency in the diamond trade and that all diamonds sourced are conflict-free. We are also proud to offer lab grown diamonds for those looking for an alternative to natural diamonds.

Australian Gemstones

We choose Australian gemstones where possible and proudly source our Opals and Blue Sapphires from small family-owned mines.

Symbolic Engagement Rings

Our Ceremonial collection includes a range of unique engagement ring designs, all hand-crafted in our Byron Bay studio using ethical and sustainable solid gold and precious gemstones. Our selection of engagement rings carry symbology through ancient archetypal symbols of love and devotion, and the properties of precious gemstones. From elegant solitaire styles to statement designs or dazzling one-of-a-kind rings explore our collection of ready made or made to order engagement rings here.

Unique Wedding Bands

Our wedding bands are all proudly hand-crafted in Australia in recycled and responsibly sourced solid gold and precious gemstones. Catering to all, our wedding bands are unisex and offer a unique modern ancient interpretation through meaning and symbology. Explore our collection of male, female and unisex wedding bands here.

Ceremonial Stacks

Temple of the Sun Ceremonial are designed in-house, with a range of styles that can be stacked and worn together. Explore our ceremonial stacks, designed to be worn together as bridal sets or wedding ring stacks.

A timeless gift to honour yourself or another

Our ceremonial jewellery is created to honour yourself, a loved one or a special moment. Capturing the ancient tradition of wearing gold rings as a symbolic expression, Temple of the Sun Ceremonial rings are designed to become future heirlooms.

Bespoke Design Service

For those seeking a truly collaborative experience, we offer a bespoke design service. Work with our Ceremonial team to create a ring that is completely unique to you in Temple of the Sun's signature modern ancient aesthetic.