Founder and Designer

Howard Miao (Founder, designer and certified jeweler)

 Since 1996, Maxi is the pioneer of contemporary Hawaiian Jewelry being the first company to take traditional designs to the next level. The designer, Howard Miao, became acquainted with Hawaiian Jewelry through his ownership of a wholesale and retail jewelry company. With a love for Hawaii and his lifelong passion of being an Artist, Howard instantly took interest in the tradition and design of Hawaiian heritage jewelry.

 He acquired the extraordinary skill of designing and engraving techniques after years of studying under local craftsman and jewelry artists. His keen fashion-sense continues to push his jewelry designs to the next level, transforming the look of traditional Hawaiian jewelry and providing collections that are adaptable to variety lifestyles. Howard's attention to detail, fine craftsmanship and relentless aspiration towards innovation has inspired customers from all over the world to appreciate the intricate fine art beauty of Maxi Hawaiian Jewelry.