Posts Tagged ‘Jewish clothing’

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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