Posts Tagged ‘Israel’

Lior Shachar’s Urban Tableware

It all began in a simple pottery course Lior Shachar took as a child in the neighborhood where she grew up in Israel. In college she studied art therapy, but it was in the ceramics studio where she always felt inspired, energized, and happy. Eventually, Lior came to her senses and turned what she thought could…

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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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Berman’s Beautiful Jewelry

Berman Jewelers is a family business. Nirit and Avi Berman have been designing jewelry together for more than thirty years. They met on a trip to Sinai. Nirit was traveling with a friend and met Avi, who was working as a travel guide there. Nirit was born in Moshav Hayogev, and Avi is from Kiryat…

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Aviv Kinel’s Beautiful Handcrafted Jewelry

Aviv Kinel creates beautiful handcrafted jewelry using natural materials such as quartz, wood, and cotton. She sees each piece as a wearable work of art. Aviv was born and raised in Israel, in a small village called Binyamina. Upon graduating from Shenkar College where she studied jewelry design, she moved to Tel Aviv and opened…

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Danielle Oron’s Modern Israeli Cooking

My favorite new cookbook is Danielle Oron’s Modern Israeli Cooking: 100 New Recipes for Traditional Classics.  I’ve been following Danielle’s blog I Will Not Eat Oysters for a while now, and I’m thrilled that she finally published her first cookbook. Danielle creates recipes with an incredible array of flavors. Her cooking has been compared to…

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Delicious Israel

I love Israeli food, but I’ve always been a little intimidated to cook from my trendy Israeli cookbooks. That is, until Inbal Baum not only came into my life but came into my kitchen all the way from Israel and showed me how easy, delicious, and healthy Israeli cuisine can be to prepare and cook….

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