Posts Tagged ‘Jewish clothing’

Kanarek Jewelry

Kanarek Jewelry, founded in 2013 by Yael Kanarek, brings language to the body in sophisticated, surprising ways. Yael believes language holds a special meaning unique to each individual. She captures this beauty in every piece she creates designing jewelry in English, Hebrew, Yiddish, Arabic, Spanish, and Sanskrit. Yael is known in the New York art scene as a…

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Mashu Designs

Aimee Millwood wanted a way to connect with people around the world who felt a connection to Israel, regardless of their religious or political affiliation. When she saw kids coming back from Birthright with a huge love for the country, and only a lame shirt from the shuk to show for it, she knew she…

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Stitching History

Stitching History from the Holocaust, a small exhibit that packs a big punch, is currently on view at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York. It tells the story of Paul and Hedwig “Hedy” Strnad, a Jewish couple living in Prague in 1939. Desperate to obtain an affidavit to escape the onslaught of Nazi…

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The Best Kept Secret in Fashion

The Israel Museum’s costume collection is the best-kept secret in fashion. I spent a glorious day at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem last summer. Their costume collection is so fantastic it could be a separate museum all of its own.

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